Solaris 10 10/08 Installation Guide: Solaris Flash Archives (Creation and Installation)

Using a Precreation Script to Create a User-Defined Archive Section

A precreation script can create a user-defined section in the archive to provide specific application information. This section is intended for archive maintenance. The script must be put in the $FLASH_DIR/sections directory. The Solaris Flash archive does not process a user-defined section. For example, a section could contain a description of the archive or perhaps a script to check the integrity of an application.

A user-defined section requires the following format.