SUMMARY: Solaris 8 Release upgrade

From: Gnanagurusamy B <>
Date: Fri Jan 24 2003 - 09:28:22 EST
Hi All,

Solaris 8 release upgrade is possible. and worked.

While upgrading, it will analyse and give the patches to be 
uninstalled ... Also uninstalling some packages and installing it 
some more packages... after that install the 
patch cluster & sun security cluster can be downloaded from

All the best.

Special thanks for,  given additional tips
Ryan Anderson <>  has told to use MU7 CD 
along with the kit. ----> i have directly upgraded with sol.8 

Ryan A.Krenzischek" <> has said One 
of the libc libraries is missing from the solaris 8 02/02 

Thanks & Regards

My original Question was.

On Thu, 23 Jan 2003, Gnanagurusamy B wrote:

>Hi All,
>We want to upgrade  the release of solaris 8 to 02/02 from some
>older release. Is there any patch available ? or the upgrade
>option during installation will serve the requirement.
>Thanks & regards
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Received on Fri Jan 24 12:33:12 2003

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