Patching the Solaris / BOX / Patch Management

por | 25 agosto, 2008


1. Register the system with Sun in order to use Update Manager and other tools. i.e. Sun Update Connection

Applications -> Utilities -> UpdateManager

# which updatemanager

Registration without subscription key limits updates to the following:

a. Security updates for sotware
b. applicable hardware updates ( firmware )

Note: Sun Update Connection features are unavailable without a service plan ( provides subscription key )

Note> Update Manager defaults to downloading signed patches

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