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Install pkgadd on AIX

I believe pkgadd facility is available on AIX for managing installation of software packages.
How can i get pkgadd facility on AIX machine. which packages i have to install to get pkgadd feature?


Last edited by snreddy_gopu; 01-24-2013 at 09:40 AM..
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the package you need ist bos.svpkg

part of the base install media since aix 5.2

#: lslpp -f bos.svpkg
  Fileset               File
Path: /usr/lib/objrepos
  bos.svpkg    /usr/sbin/pkgchk
                        /usr/sbin/pkgask -> /usr/sbin/pkgadd
                        /usr/sbin/removef -> /usr/sbin/installf
                        /usr/options -> /var/options

Path: /etc/objrepos
  bos.svpkg    /var/sadm/install/admin/default

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Thanks for the reply.

Could please tell me where can i download bos.svpkg?

I searched on web but found only patches. While installing those, it's saying that please install base package.
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Originally Posted by snreddy_gopu
Thanks for the reply.

Could please tell me where can i download bos.svpkg?
Originally Posted by funksen
the package you need ist bos.svpkg

part of the base install media since aix 5.2

The emphasize is by me - it should answer your question.

I hope this helps.

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I got the package from my Sysadmin.

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