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Oracle Solaris 10 1/06: In this release, this chapter has been completely revised. This chapter documents current package and patch procedures on a system with installed non-global zones.
Oracle Solaris 10 6/06:A note was added to the procedure How to Add a Package to the Global Zone Only.
Oracle Solaris 10 8/07: A note was removed from the task How to Apply a Patch to the Global Zone Only.
For a complete listing of new Oracle Solaris 10 features and a description of Oracle Solaris releases, see Oracle Solaris 10 8/11 What’s New.
This chapter describes how to add and remove packages and patches on a system with zones installed. Other tasks associated with managing packages and patches, such as checking package parameter settings and obtaining package information, are also addressed. For an overview of patching and packaging concepts on a with zones installed, see Chapter 25, About Packages and Patches on an Oracle Solaris System With Zones Installed (Overview).