[SunHELP] solaris10: dumb question...

Sandwich Maker adh at an.bradford.ma.us
Mon Dec 5 14:01:44 CST 2005

" From: velociraptor <velociraptor at gmail.com>
" On 12/3/05, fabio at crearium.com <fabio at crearium.com> wrote:
" >
" > For easy update, download the update manager at:
" >
" > http://www.sun.com/download/products.xml?id=42e02045
" I can second this recommendation.  I've started using smpatch,
" and it makes things much easier.  The Sol 8 boxes still take for-
" ever, and I haven't gotten Sun to track down the local server
" option for Solaris 9, yet.  But all-in-all it's an improvement over
" DL'ing the clusters.

i tried it once and couldn't get it to work.  didn't try very hard
though as i already had patchcheck running smoothly, along with a cron
wrapper to fetch the latest .xref and run it [fri's at 11pm now] and
scripts to parse the report and fetch patches, remove outdated patches,
install the new patches...
Andrew Hay                                  the genius nature
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