Application Packaging Developer's Guide
    
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 package
  absolute ( Index Term Link )
  base directory ( Index Term Link )
  checking installation ( Index Term Link )
   the process ( Index Term Link )
  commands ( Index Term Link )
  components ( Index Term Link )
  composite ( Index Term Link )
  control files
   information files ( Index Term Link )
   installation scripts ( Index Term Link )
  defining dependencies ( Index Term Link )
  description ( Index Term Link )
  design criteria ( Index Term Link )
  environment variables ( Index Term Link ) ( Index Term Link )
  how to build ( Index Term Link )
  how to install ( Index Term Link )
  how to organize ( Index Term Link )
  information files ( Index Term Link )
  installation scripts ( Index Term Link )
  installing to clients ( Index Term Link )
  object ( Index Term Link )
   classes ( Index Term Link )
   classes
   See also object classes
   path names ( Index Term Link ) ( Index Term Link )
   relocatable ( Index Term Link )
  optional components ( Index Term Link )
  organization ( Index Term Link )
  patching ( Index Term Link )
  relocatable ( Index Term Link )
  required components ( Index Term Link )
  status ( Index Term Link )
  transferring to media ( Index Term Link )
  upgrading ( Index Term Link )
 
 package abbreviation
  description ( Index Term Link )
  requirements ( Index Term Link )
 
 package components ( Index Term Link )
  optional ( Index Term Link )
  required ( Index Term Link )
 
 package dependencies, how to define ( Index Term Link )
 
 package identifier, description ( Index Term Link )
 
 package instance, description ( Index Term Link )
 
 packaging guidelines ( Index Term Link )
 
 parametric path name ( Index Term Link ) ( Index Term Link ) ( Index Term Link )
  description ( Index Term Link )
  example ( Index Term Link )
  in a case study ( Index Term Link )
 
 patch list ( Index Term Link )
 
 patching packages ( Index Term Link )
 
 pkgadd command ( Index Term Link ) ( Index Term Link )
  and class installation ( Index Term Link )
  and directories ( Index Term Link )
  and disk space ( Index Term Link )
  and installation problems ( Index Term Link )
  and installation scripts ( Index Term Link )
  and package identifiers ( Index Term Link )
  and patching packages ( Index Term Link )
  and request scripts ( Index Term Link )
  and script processing ( Index Term Link )
  and the administrative defaults file ( Index Term Link )
  and the installation software database ( Index Term Link )
  standalone systems and ( Index Term Link )
 
 pkgask command ( Index Term Link )
 
 pkgchk command ( Index Term Link ) ( Index Term Link ) ( Index Term Link )
 
 pkginfo command ( Index Term Link ) ( Index Term Link ) ( Index Term Link )
  and package parameters ( Index Term Link )
  customizing the output ( Index Term Link )
 
 pkginfo file ( Index Term Link ) ( Index Term Link ) ( Index Term Link ) ( Index Term Link ) ( Index Term Link ) ( Index Term Link ) ( Index Term Link )
  creating a ( Index Term Link )
  description ( Index Term Link ) ( Index Term Link )
  determining the base directory ( Index Term Link )
  example ( Index Term Link )
  how to create ( Index Term Link )
  in a case study ( Index Term Link ) ( Index Term Link ) ( Index Term Link ) ( Index Term Link ) ( Index Term Link ) ( Index Term Link ) ( Index Term Link ) ( Index Term Link ) ( Index Term Link )
  required parameters ( Index Term Link )
  using environment variables in ( Index Term Link )
 
 pkgmap file ( Index Term Link ) ( Index Term Link ) ( Index Term Link ) ( Index Term Link ) ( Index Term Link ) ( Index Term Link ) ( Index Term Link ) ( Index Term Link ) ( Index Term Link ) ( Index Term Link ) ( Index Term Link ) ( Index Term Link ) ( Index Term Link ) ( Index Term Link ) ( Index Term Link ) ( Index Term Link )
 
 pkgmk command ( Index Term Link ) ( Index Term Link ) ( Index Term Link ) ( Index Term Link ) ( Index Term Link ) ( Index Term Link ) ( Index Term Link ) ( Index Term Link ) ( Index Term Link )
  building a package ( Index Term Link )
 
 pkgparam command ( Index Term Link ) ( Index Term Link ) ( Index Term Link )
 
 pkgproto command ( Index Term Link ) ( Index Term Link )
  creating a prototype file ( Index Term Link )
  in a case study ( Index Term Link )
 
 pkgrm command ( Index Term Link ) ( Index Term Link ) ( Index Term Link )
  and class removal ( Index Term Link )
  and directories ( Index Term Link )
  and script processing ( Index Term Link )
  and the installation software database ( Index Term Link )
  basic procedure ( Index Term Link )
  -rR option (diskless and AutoClient systems) ( Index Term Link )
  rm command vs. ( Index Term Link )
 
 pkgtrans command ( Index Term Link ) ( Index Term Link )
 
 postinstall script ( Index Term Link ) ( Index Term Link ) ( Index Term Link ) ( Index Term Link ) ( Index Term Link )
  in a case study ( Index Term Link ) ( Index Term Link ) ( Index Term Link )
  installing package objects ( Index Term Link )
 
 postremove script ( Index Term Link ) ( Index Term Link )
  removing package objects ( Index Term Link )
 
 preinstall script ( Index Term Link ) ( Index Term Link ) ( Index Term Link )
 
 preremove script ( Index Term Link ) ( Index Term Link )
  in a case study ( Index Term Link ) ( Index Term Link )
 
 prerequisite package ( Index Term Link )
 
 procedure scripts ( Index Term Link ) ( Index Term Link )
  behaviors ( Index Term Link )
  design rules ( Index Term Link )
  how to write ( Index Term Link )
  predefined names of ( Index Term Link ) ( Index Term Link ) ( Index Term Link )
  writing ( Index Term Link )
 
 prototype file ( Index Term Link )
  adding functionality to ( Index Term Link )
   creating links at install time ( Index Term Link )
   creating objects at install time ( Index Term Link )
   distributing packages over multiple volumes ( Index Term Link )
   nesting prototype files ( Index Term Link )
   setting default values ( Index Term Link )
   setting environment variables ( Index Term Link )
   specifying a search path ( Index Term Link )
  creating ( Index Term Link )
  creating a
   from scratch ( Index Term Link )
   with the pkgproto command ( Index Term Link )
  description ( Index Term Link ) ( Index Term Link )
  fine-tuning a ( Index Term Link )
   example ( Index Term Link )
  format of ( Index Term Link )
  how to create ( Index Term Link )
  in a case study ( Index Term Link ) ( Index Term Link ) ( Index Term Link ) ( Index Term Link ) ( Index Term Link ) ( Index Term Link ) ( Index Term Link ) ( Index Term Link )
  using environment variables in ( Index Term Link )
  valid file types ( Index Term Link )