Solaris 10 10/08 Installation Guide: Custom JumpStart and Advanced Installations

cluster Profile Keyword (Adding Software Groups) (UFS and ZFS)

Note –

The cluster keyword can be used when you install either a UFS file system or a ZFS root pool. The usage for this keyword is the same in both UFS and ZFS installations.

cluster group_name

cluster designates the software group to add to the system.

A software group is a metacluster that contains a collection of clusters and packages. The software group is installed by using the cluster keyword and group_name variable. This cluster keyword can only be installed in an initial installation. This cluster keyword refers to metaclusters found in the clustertoc(4) file.

A cluster is a collection of packages that is named SUNWname. A cluster is installed by using the cluster keyword and cluster_name variable. A cluster can be added or removed from a software group (metacluster) in an initial install or an upgrade.

The group_name for each software group is listed in the following table.

Software Group 


Reduced Network Support Software Group 


Core System Support Software Group 


End User Solaris Software Group 


Developer Solaris Software Group 


Entire Solaris Software Group 


Entire Solaris Software Group Plus OEM Support 


The following limitations apply:

For more information about software groups, see Disk Space Recommendations for Software Groups in Solaris 10 10/08 Installation Guide: Planning for Installation and Upgrade.