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I have a suns box that has suns8. I have the disks for suns9. I want to install suns 9 on the machine. How do i do that?
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Old 05-29-2003
If you have a CDROM, just put the first CD in, type "Stop A" to get to the OK prompt, and type boot cdrom. If you downloaded the CDs you may have a problem with the second disk. I got around this by copying it to the hard drive after CD1 completed and installing it manually. It is looking for a specific volume label that I was unable to create on the disk after downloading the ISOs from Sun. I created a directory with that name and ran the installer from there, it worked.
 
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