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Solaris 10 Update 1 PXE Installation on SPARC fails with the error message.

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Hi,

The remote installation is continiously failing for older updates, I tried with different images but all fails with the same error message ' Using DHCP for network configuration information.
^CMar 17 13:07:00 svc.startd[7]: svc:/system/install-discovery:default: Method "/sbin/install-discovery < /dev/console > /dev/console 2>&1" failed with exit status 130.
[ system/install-discovery:default failed (see 'svcs -x' for details) ]
Requesting System Maintenance Mode" , the log of the same given below:-

{1} ok boot net:dhcp -v install

SC Alert: Host System has Reset
Probing system devices
Probing memory
Probing I/O buses

Sun Fire V240, No Keyboard
Copyright 2006 Sun Microsystems, Inc. All rights reserved.

Rebooting with command: boot net:dhcp -v install
Boot device: /pci@1f,700000/network@2:dhcp File and args: -v install
1000 Mbps FDX Link up
Timed out waiting for BOOTP/DHCP reply
1000 Mbps FDX Link up
Using BOOTP/DHCP...

Using DHCP for network configuration information.
/sbin/install-discovery: /etc/inet/hosts: cannot create
Mar 17 13:05:58 svc.startd[7]: svc:/system/install-discovery:default: Method "/sbin/install-discovery < /dev/console > /dev/console 2>&1" failed with exit status 1.
ln: cannot create /tmp/devices/devices: Operation not applicable
mount: /tmp/dev: Device busy
Configuring devices.
devfsadmd: daemon pid 28 is already running
mount: fd is already mounted or /dev/fd is busy
Using DHCP for network configuration information.
<unknown>: warning: dhcpagent: daemonize: timed out awaiting adoption.
/sbin/install-discovery: /etc/inet/hosts: cannot create
Mar 17 13:06:40 svc.startd[7]: svc:/system/install-discovery:default: Method "/sbin/install-discovery < /dev/console > /dev/console 2>&1" failed with exit status 1.
ln: cannot create /tmp/devices/devices: Operation not applicable
mount: /tmp/dev: Device busy
Configuring devices.
devfsadmd: daemon pid 28 is already running
mount: fd is already mounted or /dev/fd is busy
Using DHCP for network configuration information.
^CMar 17 13:07:00 svc.startd[7]: svc:/system/install-discovery:default: Method "/sbin/install-discovery < /dev/console > /dev/console 2>&1" failed with exit status 130.
[ system/install-discovery:default failed (see 'svcs -x' for details) ]
Requesting System Maintenance Mode
(See /lib/svc/share/README for more information.)
Console login service(s) cannot run
# svcs -xv

svc:/system/install-discovery:default (install-discovery)
State: maintenance since Sun Mar 17 13:07:00 2013
Reason: Start method failed repeatedly, last exited with status 130.
See: http://sun.com/msg/SMF-8000-KS
See: /var/svc/log/system-install-discovery:default.log

Immediate response in this case is appreciated.

Thanks
AS

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