If you perform a Solaris Web Start installation on a 64 MB system using the Solaris 8 English Installation CD, the Solaris 8 Software 1 of 2 CD successfully installs. However, the installation of the Solaris 8 Software 2 of 2 CD might stop. The problem does not occur if you install using the Solaris 8 Multilingual Installation CD. The following message is displayed in /tmp/disk0_install.log.
java.io.IOException: Not enough space
Workaround: Choose one of the following workarounds.
Reboot the system with the Solaris 8 English Installation CD in the CD-ROM drive.
Follow the screen prompts until the <<<Current Boot Parameters>>> screen is displayed. Type the following before the countdown timer expires.
b - w
If you perform a Solaris Web Start installation with the Solaris 8 English Installation CD and the Solaris 8 Software 2 of 2 CD stops prior to completion, follow these steps.
Reboot the system and login.
Run the installer script located in the root-level directory of the Solaris 8 Software 2 of 2 CD.