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Solaris install patch

Download patch to /tmp

Login to console

sc> console

Login to system.

Swift to System Maintenance Mode.

# init S
****    SYSCON CHANGED TO /dev/console  ****
# svc.startd: The system is coming down for administration.  Please wait.
Nov  5 05:26:43 server3 syslogd: going down on signal 15
svc.startd: Killing user processes: done.
Requesting System Maintenance Mode
(See /lib/svc/share/README for more information.)
SINGLE USER MODE

Root password for system maintenance (control-d to bypass):
single-user privilege assigned to /dev/console.
Entering System Maintenance Mode

Nov  5 05:27:03 su: 'su root' succeeded for root on /dev/console

    Authorized uses only. All activity may be monitored and reported.

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Install patch:

# patchadd 120753-06
Validating patches...

Loading patches installed on the system...

Done!

Loading patches requested to install.

Done!

Checking patches that you specified for installation.

Done!


Approved patches will be installed in this order:

120753-06


Checking installed patches...
Verifying sufficient filesystem capacity (dry run method)...
Installing patch packages...

Patch 120753-06 has been successfully installed.
See /var/sadm/patch/120753-06/log for details

Patch packages installed:
  SUNWlibm
  SUNWlibmsr

Verify patch

# patchadd -p | grep 120753-06
Patch: 120753-06 Obsoletes: Requires: Incompatibles: Packages: SUNWlibmsr SUNWlibm
# shutdown -y -i6 -g0
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