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Join your peers on the Internet's largest technical computer professional community.It's easy to join and it's free. I'm looking for reports and recommendations about the usage of handhelds for the administration of Unix in general and particularly Sun machines. They are small, rugged, powerful and while they do run Windowz, people have ported Linux to them. *quote off* Here's the Vaio again. What I *really really really* suggested was using the contents file from another server to check that the file is corrupt. http://back2cloud.com/pkgadd-error/pkgadd-error-unable-to-open-temporary-contents-file-image.php

RE: pkginfo problem nyck (TechnicalUser) (OP) 30 Aug 05 07:17 hello,yes i tarred up the directories and ftp'd them across in binary format.i'm just having a grub round on the interweb uname -a SunOS solaris10-srss-vb 5.10 Generic_127128-11 i86pc i386 i86pc isainfo -k i386 results of pkgadd -d VirtualBoxKern-2.0.2-SunOS-r36488.pkg: Using as the package base directory. ## Processing package information. ## Processing system Join & Ask a Question Need Help in Real-Time? I'm looking for experiences regarding the following points: - Availability of an SSH client (Protocol 1 and 2) that can do key-based authentication. (When IP-connected through some modem or GSM phone.)

All rights reserved. Example: IA: Booting a System (Tasks) http://docs.sun.com/?p=/doc/805-7228/6j6q7uept&a=view IA: Adding a Disk (Tasks) http://docs.sun.com/?p=/doc/805-7228/6j6q7uetq&a=view Some useful links: Solaris 8 (Intel Platform Edition) Device Configuration Guide http://docs.sun.com/?q=Intel+Platform+&p=/doc/806-1053 Solaris 8 (Intel Platform Edition) Installation In other words, unless the two systems have exactly the same packages installed, it is kinda nice to have contents==packages. Thanks Levi _______________________________________________ sunmanagers mailing list [email protected] http://www.sunmanagers.org/mailman/listinfo/sunmanagers Previous Message by Thread: SUMMARY: Handhelds for administration Hello everyone!

Will summarize. So a 360LX is what I'm going to go for. It might be fixable by hand. But I seems that's just me, though. *quote on* Why not a new 12" iBook and OSX?

Depending on the details of what was lost, this may cause further trouble down the road. since I cant remove them... 0 LVL 4 Overall: Level 4 Unix OS 3 Message Active 4 days ago Accepted Solution by:paulc2011-07-19 For the pkginfo error you will need to Most of the replies I got were questions asking me to please post a summary (if these start rolling in, one always knows that he has just asked a really weird official site The > time stamps on the file and the new package directory > of pretty much the same time might yield the culprit. > > If there is a corrupted line

THanks Polaris Software Lab Ltd., MAIL DISCLAIMER :This e-Mail may contain proprietary and confidential information and is sent for the intended recipient(s) only. works great and has a keyboard. Copyright 2006 - 2014, JustSkins.com 1 2 3 4 5 6 7 8 9 10 11 12 13 14 15 16 17 18 19 20 21 22 23 24 25 Here's what I got from Alan Thew, Scott Croft,Edward Maas, Robert Legate, Gene Beaird and Daron Barndon: *quote on* This is rather late and is really a minor comment.

but as a diagnostic measure, rename both of those files and copy in the file from the other server. Homepage I have a friend who is using one for just such activity and loves it. All rights reserved. Since I've seen OpenSSH (see below) for Wince 2.0 I'm also quite optimistic about the SSH front. *quote on* Why not use a Sony vaio picturebook with linux on it? *quote

You'll need to check the file with vi in set list, as a missing or corrupted new line will do it. see here Get trending threat insights on hackers, exploits, and suspicious IP addresses delivered to your inbox with our free Cyber Daily. Nicole Guest October 1st,02:08 AM #2 Re: pkginfo -l doesnt work Approximately 9/30/03 18:32, Nicole Harvey uttered for posterity: Wonder if something copied contents to t.contents. Lon Guest « Solaris to Windows(chettinad) | Listing Disks in Solaris » Similar Threads flash app doesnt work By zardon222 in forum Macromedia Flash Player Replies: 0 Last Post: December 2nd,

I mean as a result of > what kind of operations??[/ref] All package installs update the file. On http://www.rainer-keuchel.de/software.html I've discovered a lot of useful software for these old devices, including an SSH client, and I've heard that they also run Linux but haven't followed that path yet. doesnt work By Kiriran in forum Coldfusion - Getting Started Replies: 2 Last Post: May 24th, 11:52 AM CDONTS doesnt work always By amith shetty in forum ASP Replies: 3 Last http://back2cloud.com/pkgadd-error/pkgadd-error-bad-format-in-datastream-table-of-contents.php Neat toy, but he still does not use it for administration.

Don't do this of course... Don't do this of course... It is light and portable and connects where even some terminals wont.

I mean as a result of what kind of operations??

Cancel Red Flag SubmittedThank you for helping keep Tek-Tips Forums free from inappropriate posts.The Tek-Tips staff will check this out and take appropriate action. The summary is given below. 1.Reply from Michael The error is > > ## Processing package information. > ## Processing system information. > bad entry read from contents file > - Using as the package base directory. ## Processing package information. I own a Palm III and have already futzed around a little with the serial port and Graffiti, but I consider it a major pain.

If you've got a recent backup of your system, try restoring from that. RE: pkginfo problem daFranze (TechnicalUser) 30 Aug 05 06:26 try a truss -o /tmp/truss.out -v all -f pkginfoand look at the truss.out file. Are you aComputer / IT professional?Join Tek-Tips Forums! http://back2cloud.com/pkgadd-error/pkgadd-error-not-enough-space-to-backup-var-sadm-install-contents.php Comment Submit Your Comment By clicking you are agreeing to Experts Exchange's Terms of Use.

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