[rescue] Question on upgrading Solaris 10 3/05 to latest
Jonathan C. Patschke
jp at celestrion.net
Tue Oct 28 17:27:51 CDT 2008
On Tue, 28 Oct 2008, Joshua Boyd wrote:
> You must not install much from source then. I shudder to think how long
> compiling and configuring everything would take.
That's what backups are for. Back up /usr/local somewhere safe, do a
clean-install, restore /usr/local afterwards. Or, if you maintain
multiple Solaris systems, update it periodically (and as a finish_script
in JumpStart) from a master system via rsync.
Jonathan Patschke | "There is more to life than increasing its speed."
Elgin, TX | --Mahatma Gandhi
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