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Old 04-30-2007, 06:25 PM   #1
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How do you install additional software on Solaris?

Hello all,
Here is another noob question. Could someone explain how to install packages or supply a site with a clearly laid out tutorial for an absolute beginner to Linus/Solaris.
I've tried some basic commands through the terminal window, however they do not seem to work. Obviously user error on my part.
Most of the explanations I am finding seem to leaving out basic fundamentals of the process.

Thanks, your time is appreciated.
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Some Solaris software are packages.
Use "pkgadd" to install these.


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