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Old 10-31-2009
Gnome Packages on Solaris 10 u6

If my system is supposed to be a pure oracle database server can i remove all the GNOME packages from the system ? Currently system is installed with Everything+OEM and i want the image to be as small as possible remove the unnecessary softwares from it so that its a master image for other servers. Rt now i can see 250 gnome packages and let me know other potential canditates for removal from the server.
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Old 10-31-2009
Why don't you try installing minimal Software Cluster? Like Reduced Networking or Core. Then add to that system software you need.
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Old 11-01-2009
The problem is that i 'm creating a master image and wants the image to be as small as possible. So i was thinking of installing SUNWCXall+ OEM support and remove the unwanted packages and then create a flar of that image.
So i just wanted to know which are the generall packages not required for db & web servers

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