Solaris 8 (SPARC Platform Edition) Online Release Notes Update

Chapter 3 Late-Breaking News

The following feature description has been added to this chapter since this document was last published on the Solaris 8 Documentation CD.

PIM Kernel Support

The Solaris 8 operating environment includes kernel support for the PIM protocol as described in RFC 2362. The Solaris 8 operating environment does not include the routing daemons, but for those users who want to use Solaris 8 operating environment to route their multicast network traffic, implementations of the PIM protocol (both Sparse and Dense mode) may be found at

Configuring Runtime Search Paths

You can now modify the runtime linkers search paths with the -z nodefaultlib option to the ld command and with runtime configuration files created by the new utility crle(1).