Mike Gerdts writes:
> On 8/16/07, James Carlson <[EMAIL PROTECTED]> wrote:
> > Previously (in S10u1 through S10u3) the upgrade mechanism consisted of
> > some tricky patch-based work, from a project code-named "Ashanti."
> > The problem with that mechanism is that it required the distribution
> > medium (DVD-only) to carry the same bits twice -- once as packages
> > (for regular upgrades of global-zone-only systems) and then again as a
> > set of patches (for Ashanti upgrades of systems with non-global
> > zones).  It wasn't sustainable.
> 
> Is this the purpose of the UpgradePatches directory on S10 media?

Yes.

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