[rescue] Patches for Solaris 10?

Dave McGuire mcguire at neurotica.com
Thu Sep 9 08:47:25 CDT 2021

On 9/9/21 12:33 AM, William Barnett-Lewis wrote:
> I'm planning to buy a 2nd cpu, fan & then max out the ram in my Sun
> Blade 2500 Silver. I've never gotten Solaris Express to run correctly
> on it so I'm planning a clean install of Solaris 10 1/13 (U11).
> Is there a publicly accessible patch cluster for this or is it all
> under Oracle's lock and key?

   They're all under the iron fist of Oracle's "give us yet more money 
or twist in the wind" BS.  However, I have the patch cluster as of 
9/2017, email sent off-list.

> I'm planning on using it as my Lisp workstation now that Medley
> Interlisp has been open sourced. There's still a semi-recent Firefox
> (52) and Open Office (3.3) so that's good enough in that respect. Add
> a current version of GIMP and EMACS and I'm good.

   Sounds great!


Dave McGuire, AK4HZ
New Kensington, PA

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