Solaris 7 5/99 Release Notes (SPARC Platform Edition)

Solaris Information Files Display in English (4202477)

If you display the 7 Solaris information files (listed in Step 2) that are included in the SUNW?rdm packages and installed in the /usr/share/release_info/Solaris_2.7/locale directory, you can only view them in English even though you logged in using the European locale.

  1. Select Information from the front panel's Help menu.

  2. Double-click the Solaris_2.7 folder in the Application Manager.

    The following 7 Solaris Information files are displayed:

    • documentation_issues

    • driverupdate

    • eof

    • installation_bugs

    • new_features

    • patches

    • runtime_bugs

  3. Double-click on each file.

    It displays each file in dtpad.

Workaround: Go to /usr/share/release_info/Solaris_2.7/locale and use vi or dtpad.