Re: Update in solaris

Is there a command or program which allows me to update my Solaris OS?

I have servers running solaris 8,9 and 10.

Not sure what you mean with update. If you want to upgrade a machine
from e.g. Solaris 9 to Solaris 10, take a look at the Release and
Installation Collection on It will explain the various
options (re-install, upgrade, live upgrade).

If you're talking about installing patches to update a certain
release of Solaris to its most current state, read about dealing
with Solaris Patches in the Basic Administration guide on
and check out

Especially as you have servers with different releases of Solaris,
I recommend taking a look at
Unlike Sun's own patch tools, it works on any release of Solaris,
is much simpler to use for novice users, and more versatile for
advanced admins.


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