SUMMARY: library not needed for Solaris 10?

From: Christopher L. Barnard <>
Date: Fri Jan 19 2007 - 09:59:35 EST
I asked

> For Solaris 9 and lower, anonymous ftp requires
> /usr/platform/`uname -i`/lib/  This libary does not exist
> for Solaris 10.  What functionality did that library provide?  What library
> under Solaris 10 is it now folded into?  Or is there a new library that
> I need for anonftp on Solaris 10?

The answer

It is no longer needed.  Sun has a tool for Solaris 10 that does a
similar job to the tool I developed.  It is /usr/sbin/ftpconfig, which
will create an anonymous ftp user and set up its environment.  It does not
include /usr/platform/`uname -i`/lib/

Thanks to Casper Dik.

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