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Monthly Archives: March 2011

Quickly finding Solaris Recommended Updates and CPUs in a metalink world

If you don’t want to go to the trouble of building a query to find and locate the Recommended patch updates for Solaris 10 on MetaLink, this handy article has links to everything you would need and is a reasonable substitute for the Sunsolve patch portal homepage.



Finding Sun System Firmware in a metalink world

Finding System Firmware has been a pain since sunsolve was retired.

However, the bigadmin firmware release history page still exists (in a way) and provides direct links to the firmware inside metalink.

Here is the link