Solaris 8 Maintenance Update 7 Installation Guide

patchrm Displays Error Message After Installation (4395701)

While installing MU7, patch numbers 109879-02 and 109889-01 might display the following benign error messages in the patch log file:

pkgproto: ERROR: unable to stat
pkgproto: ERROR: unable to stat

Workaround: Ignore the message. The messages indicate that patchrm(1M) is attempting to delete the files after they have already been deleted.