Solaris 8 Maintenance Update 5 Installation Guide

Identifying the Version of Your Solaris 8 Maintenance Update

To identify the version of your Solaris 8 MU software, type:

# cat /etc/release

To identify the patches the MU software applied to your system, type:

 # showrev -p

Note -

If you compare the showrev -p output from applying the Solaris 8 MU5 software to the showrev -p output from installing the Solaris 8 7/01 operating environment, you will note that the following patches are not applied in the MU5 installation:

These patches are needed to generate the Solaris 8 7/01 operating environment, but are not needed to apply the Solaris 8 MU5 patches.