Solaris 8 (SPARC Platform Edition) 7/01 Release Notes


The SolarisTM 8 (SPARCTM Platform Edition) 7/01 Release Notes Update contains installation problem details and other information that were not available until immediately before the release of the Solaris 8 7/01 operating environment.

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The information in this document pertains to the SPARC platform. This information also pertains to both the 64–bit and 32–bit address spaces unless specified in a special chapter, section, note, bulleted item, figure, table, example, or code example.

Who Should Use This Book

These notes are for users and system administrators who are installing and using the Solaris 8 7/01 operating environment.

Related Books

You may need to refer to the following manuals when installing Solaris software:

Solaris documentation is available on the Solaris 8 7/01 Documentation CD included with this product.

For some hardware configurations, you may need supplemental hardware-specific instructions for installing the Solaris operating environment. If your system requires hardware-specific actions at certain points, the manufacturer of your hardware has provided supplemental Solaris installation documentation. Refer to those materials for hardware-specific installation instructions.

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