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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. Any ideas would be much appreciated... Reasons such as off-topic, duplicates, flames, illegal, vulgar, or students posting their homework. It looks to me like I should start with (perhaps) 108528-29I'm rather nervous about rendering the system unusable...(Sheesh.

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Thanks for your help, appreciated. Working (and yes, it does show two lines right after you log in):Sun Microsystems Inc.SunOS 5.8Generic PatchOctober 2001Sun Microsystems Inc.SunOS 5.8Generic PatchOctober 2001# uname -aSunOS chicolibsql 5.8 Generic_108528-15 sun4u sparc SUNW,Ultra-4Not Nor did I want to show my total ignorance in Solaris asking a lot of dumb questions, figured a fresh install would run no problem, but so far is just another They have not been kept anything like up to date.

Remove advertisements Sponsored Links os2mac View Public Profile Find all posts by os2mac #3 07-29-2015 HannibalRex Registered User Join Date: Jul 2015 Last Activity: 29 July 2015, 5:17 should work.I have only had pkgadd fail when I wasn't in the right directory or didn't specify the right path. did you see my response to that one? Pkgadd Error Attempt To Process Datastream Failed Errno 2 Top Best Answer 0 Mark this reply as the best answer?(Choose carefully, this can't be changed) Yes | No Saving...

filename[/bold] as suggested? Pkgadd: Error: Could Not Process Datastream From MAKE SURE YOU HAVE A GOOD BACKUP BEFORE INSTALLING KERNEL PATCHES.ThanksCA RE: Confused by pkgadd error Annihilannic (MIS) 26 May 06 09:44 These are the first few patches in the last This worked. http://unix.ittoolbox.com/groups/technical-functional/solaris-l/error-while-running-pkgadd-4261109 By joining you are opting in to receive e-mail.

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If you don't have > gunzip, get a copy of the gzip package from sunfreeware.com - it is not a > zipped package! -- Bradley W. I moved the package to /var/spool/pkg directory, and when i am giving the command, pkgadd , i am getting the following errors. # pkgadd SFWsudo.pkg pkgadd: ERROR: no packages were found Pkgadd Error No Packages Were Found In Var Tmp Aafaque Shaikh replied Jun 21, 2011 Hello techies.... Pkgadd Error Attempt To Process Datastream Failed - Bad Format In Datastream Table-of-contents As I had suggested earlier it seems to be some permission issue.

Annihilannic. see here I've thought about reinstalling, but that's tedious, and this is a new environment for me. But here's the one I found: Because I was working remote, and the Solaris disk was not in the drive, I was trying all kinds of transfer methods (ftp, copy, binary, Aafaque Shaikh replied Jun 21, 2011 Hi , Actually the copy is not present in /var/sadm/pkg....I am running this stuff on my home machine....i directly downloaded the package from the internet Pkgadd No Packages Were Found In Var Spool Pkg

RE: Confused by pkgadd error kHz (MIS) 25 May 06 17:48 I did a google on the ultra-250.Do not take the last post as an Ultra-250.My prod db server is a I am installing OpenSSH on a pair of servers. pkgadd -d is the more common approach - and run it as root? this page pkgadd: ERROR: no packages were found in 4.

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RE: Confused by pkgadd error JMCraig (Programmer) (OP) 26 May 06 13:11 Hi Folks,Hearty thanks, kHz, for hanging in there with me (although I didn't mark any particular post of yours

Non-destructive partitioning on Solaris 7? 5. Toolbox.com is not affiliated with or endorsed by any company listed at this site. aaa pkgadd: ERROR: no packages were found in bash-3.00# pkgadd-d aaa The following packages are available: 1 SMCzlib zlib (sparc) 1.2.3 Select package (s) you wish to process (or ' RE: Confused by pkgadd error Annihilannic (MIS) 24 May 06 03:47 There have been some patches for patchadd/patchrm quite recently, might be worth locating and installing them first.If you install the

open... no packages were found in /var/downloadspkgadd . Read manual page of "pkgadd" carefully. Romeo Ninov replied Sep 11, 2012 You can try something like: pkgadd -d /extra SUNWI1CS The parameter d mean path where the package is located Top Best Answer 0 Mark this Get More Info Solve problems - It's Free Create your account in seconds E-mail address is taken If this is your account,sign in here Email address Username Between 5 and 30 characters.

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check it out RE: Confused by pkgadd error JMCraig (Programmer) (OP) 31 May 06 11:29 Thanks ac325ci, the fix was to apply the patch for the package utilities.John John CraigAlpha-G Consulting, Join your peers on the Internet's largest technical computer professional community.It's easy to join and it's free. What I did was I changed the ownership of the file to root and then ran pkgadd -d . command and it worked. Here's the ssl package for instance (which is what I installed first on the other box):# gunzip openssl-0.9.8b-sol8-sparc-local.gz# pkgadd -d openssl-0.9.8b-sol8-sparc-localpkgadd: ERROR: no packages were found in #Note that I have

But apparently it is not simple to do this way, and may require tricks like zip recursively, etc, which I didn't do. Mahtab Dalal replied Jun 20, 2011 Go where your pkg stored or run the command pkgadd -d SFWsudo /var/spool/pkg is default location for spooling or dumping the pakg's in solaris Top Romeo Ninov replied Jun 21, 2011 And also will be good to check with file command the type of the file(package) Top Best Answer 0 Mark this reply as the best Mohammed Sadiq replied Jun 21, 2011 Did you FTP in binary format or ASCII format .

Learn more.from there you will get to clusters page and can search for clusters pertaining to the OS you are working on, and yes it includes the latest Kernel patch.Thanks CA No spaces please The Profile Name is already in use Password Notify me of new activity in this group: Real Time Daily Never Keep me informed of the latest: White Papers Top White Papers and Webcasts Popular Analyzing Big Data: The Path to Competitive Advantage Related 7 Stages of IT Monitoring Grief MoreWhitePapers Best Answer 0 Mark this reply as the best Mike"A foolproof method for sculpting an elephant: first, get a huge block of marble, then you chip away everything that doesn't look like an elephant."http://www.airport-parking-site.co.uk/ RE: Confused by pkgadd error JMCraig

Top This thread has been closed due to inactivity. I've tried searching the 'net but couldn't come up with anything definitive. Burt Rochon replied Sep 13, 2012 Just wanted to mention that I use "WinSCP" to copy files from an XP PC to SUN servers all the time. This is the first thing Sun will tell you to do.OBP patch can be found at below link; (look at quick facts section Flash PROM, this is a public patch so