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

Error When Removing SUNWppdx 64-bit Package (4470877)

If the 64-bit SUNWpppdx package is installed and and you switch to 32-bit mode, pkgrm will fail when you attempt to remove SUNWpppdx. The following message is displayed.

WARNING:The <SUNWpppdu> package"Solaris PPP 4.0 daemon and utilities" 
depends on the package currently being removed.
Dependency checking failed.
Do you want to continue with the removal of this package [y,n,?,q] 

Workaround: Choose one of the following workarounds.