Re: [zones-discuss] installing packages in global zone

2010-10-17 Thread Mike Gerdts
On Sat, Oct 16, 2010 at 6:54 PM, Pete Chan super_...@hotmail.com wrote: Mike thanks for the quick response. It seems that it may be sufficient to add a read-only mount to each zone as you recommended. I'll give that a try. However, now I am curious to know why I dont get a value (true or

Re: [zones-discuss] installing packages in global zone

2010-10-16 Thread Pete Chan
Mike thanks for the quick response. It seems that it may be sufficient to add a read-only mount to each zone as you recommended. I'll give that a try. However, now I am curious to know why I dont get a value (true or false) when I run #pkgparam SOMEpackage. When I installed SOMEpackage in

Re: [zones-discuss] installing packages in global zone

2010-10-15 Thread Mike Gerdts
This is probably better suited for zones-discuss than security-discuss. I've set the reply accordingly. On Fri, Oct 15, 2010 at 3:02 PM, Pete Chan super_...@hotmail.com wrote: hello, i am trying to figure out how to install a package in a global zone under /opt and be able to access the

[zones-discuss] Installing packages

2009-11-11 Thread deniz rende
Hi, I was wondering if it is possible install packages from sun, say secure global desktop into opensolaris 2009.6 zone with pkg? Or do I need to install the provided package by sun on global-zone by using pkgadd? I created a non-global zone to install the package and svr4 pkgadd seems to be

Re: [zones-discuss] Installing packages

2009-11-11 Thread Bernd Schemmer
Hi, Not tested but pkg install SUNWpkgcmds to install the svr4 package tools and then pkgadd for the svr4 packages inside the zone should do the trick regards Bernd deniz rende wrote: Hi, I was wondering if it is possible install packages from sun, say secure global desktop into