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I am using Solaris 10, and trying to keep a number of old Sun
Since version 17 of firefox, I have had problems using pkgadd,
and had to use tar to un-archive the components of firefox.
Is this just a problem with firefox (and probably thunderbird),
or is pkgadd broken (1 Reply)
Discussion started by: jkoval
2. Shell Programming and Scripting
Please could someone help me, understand how pkgadd works within unix.
I have a software file, and I need to package this up and then pkgadd this to another server. Please could some advise me the best way to do this.
venhart (2 Replies)
Discussion started by: venhart
I am attempting to load a package from a Solaris 8 CDROM.
This fails with the error :
"pkgadd: ERROR: unable to access pkgmap file </cdrom/ .........../SUNWlibC/pkgmap>
No changes were made to the system"
Any help would be appreciated
Andy (6 Replies)
Discussion started by: AndyD
Is there an option to #pkgadd to test if package bundle you want to install requires a reboot?
#pkgadd -d "package bundle" an option like test or a dry run?
Suggestions, anyone? :confused:
Reloader (2 Replies)
Discussion started by: Reloader
I'm trying to install a package and it worked on most of the sun boxes and one of the box is just freezing and not going further. Her is the output.
pkgadd -d packagename.dstream
Select package(s) you wish to process (or 'all' to process
all packages). (default: all) :
Processing... (1 Reply)
Discussion started by: mokkan
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I have a server running solaris 8 with veritas 4.1. I am trying to install a package on the server. The package install fails miserably though. I have installed the very same package on other development servers, but for some reason, the install fails on this, soon to be prod, server. No idea... (3 Replies)
Discussion started by: Sowser
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Please inform me on how I can resolve the PaTcH_MsG 8 Version message below I am running solaris 9 9/05 HW on a Sun V445. Thank you.
# pkgadd SUNWqlc
Processing package instance <SUNWqlc> from </var/spool/pkg>
Qlogic ISP 2200/2202 Fibre Channel Device Driver
(sparc)... (3 Replies)
Discussion started by: GLJ@USC
is there an option in pkgadd to accept the default option?
I want to use pkgadd in a script and do not want to stop at intercative questions.
thx. (6 Replies)
Discussion started by: melanie_pfefer
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I am adding gcc 3.3.2 to my unix box what is the best way
to do it???? (4 Replies)
Discussion started by: alsande
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I have sucessfully installed GNUtar using pkgadd but with some questions:
When I tried to install with pkgadd -d GNUtar (which is the directory of the package) - I received the error "pkgadd: command not found"
Then I tried the same but with pkgadd -d. GNUtar and it installed fine. (found... (4 Replies)
Discussion started by: finster