Sun Java Enterprise System 5 Installation Guide for UNIX

ProcedureTo Install a Patch

The following example procedure provides instructions for installing a Solaris OS patch.

  1. Go to the Sunsolve site:

    (Location for HP-UX patches:; Location for Linux patches:

  2. Click Patches and Updates.

  3. Enter the patch number in the PatchFinder text box, and click Find Patch.

  4. Download the zip file for the patch.

  5. Expand the zip file. For example: unzip

    A directory is created for the patch files.

  6. Apply the patch. For example: patchadd 117885-44

  7. Back in the Java ES installer, click Check Again. All system requirements are rechecked.