Software Packages

pkgadd - install software packages on to a system

e.g. pkgadd -a /var/adm/auto -d /cdrom/cdrom0/s0/Solaris_2.6

pkgrm - remove previously installed software from host or from spool directory (using -s option)

e.g. pkgrm SUNWmd remove disksuite

pkginfo - lists information abou packages

pkgchk - check package

e.g. pkchk -l -p full-path-name-of-file - will show which package a file belongs to

pkgask - check for responses to scripts used during pkgadd

pkgtrans - transfer from one media to another, e.g. disk to diskette