As a first step, download the recommended patch cluster from the my oracle support mos site. Solaris os patching has been moved far away from the traditional methods from solaris 10 onwards. This solaris 10 patching best practices course reference guide is a supplement to the webbased training course ws2700s10. I dont know if its just my own ignorance or oracle purposely obfuscating the latest patch bundles for solaris but i recently had a hell of a time finding the january 2017 patch bundle for solaris 10. The solaris 10 10 08 patch list provides a list of patches preapplied to the solaris 10 10 08 release. Earlier it has global is solaris 10, container is 10. This solves some problems with the solaris 10 boot process on esx they finally managed using grub instead of configuration assistant, but unfortunately not all. The above commands will allow only to figure out if this is a solaris 11 and you can learn when it has been released. Shows all the usr patches that have been applied to an os server. If the server owner or applicationdb teams is requesting you to patch the solaris 11, you have to update the system using pkg commands. The latest update of the solaris os helps customers alleviate common enterprise problems such as virtualization, resource management, and system performance. The patch file name is withdrawn patch 11091004105.
Make sure that you know for sure which level of solaris you are using by looking at the etcrelease file on your system. Patches released after the solaris 10 10 08 release can be found on the my oracle support. I installed patch manager but in its read me file i found out that its only for solaris 8 and there is some update manager for solaris 9. Minimum required patchset for oracle solaris 10 0811 os.
Solaris delivers builtin investment protection and new technologies that are even better suited to data intensive environments. Solaris patching documentation center oracle technology. Required patches for solaris 10 bmc proactivenet 9. For you information,from solaris 11 onward,zfs will be the default root filesystem. The table show which kernel patch revision is included in the solaris 10 update releases and there patch dependencies. These patches are the sun recommended patches for solaris 10 frozen from may 14th, 2010 how can i uninstall the patch.
We no need to bring down the server to single user mode if you are using live upgrade method during pathing and before choosing live upgrade,make sure you are using zfs as a root filesystem. It updates the patch packages pkginfo file with information about patches made obsolete by the patch being installed, other patches required by. Sun patch check is a simple opensource utility from titania that runs in unix or linux systems to check the patch installation status in a sun solaris server running on a sparc or intel platform and compare it to its own database of the latest recommended patches for that version of solaris operating system. Note that each solaris release consists of a single source base. The following commands provide useful information about patches that are already applied to a system. As a result, the developers are working on a cumulative set of all previous changes. It resolves dependencies between patches and installs them in correct order. Is new solaris 10 media licensed to upgrade old solaris 10 installs. This last weekend saw the switch off of sunsolve and the migration of the old sun support system across to oracles my oracle support.
Solaris 10 update 807 has been released and available for download. Migration to an oracle solaris zone on an oracle solaris 10 host. There were a total of 24 solaris 10 patches, including kernel updates, and 4 patchsets released on mos. These patches were applied when the solaris 10 os was created. Revision 66 or later of this patch works for all solaris 10. How to display information about solaris patches system. This entry was posted in uncategorized and tagged patches, release, solaris, table, updates. To determine how long a solaris 10 system has been without patching, i remotely check the following from a linux system, because gnu date is handy 1 remotely grab the datetime from the most recent thing in the patch directory. This patch may contain one or more oemspecific platform ports. I am unable to find this information on uname a but no luck. Sun patch check free opensource utility to check patch. How to upgrade and patch with oracle solaris live upgrade.
If solaris live upgrade is being used, it can also be used to apply the recommended patch cluster. Several operating system patches are required for the proper operation of the compilers and tools in the oracle developer studio 12. Hi folks, i am trying to check kernel patch version on a solaris 10 zone. One caveat is that you must pass the t option into patchadd using the o option to luupgrade, for example. This operation is much easier than solaris 10 os patch bundle installation. Note the oracle solaris 10 106 software contains scriptspecial patches which do not deliver bug fixes or new features, but deliver changes that are required as a result of issues with the creation of the update image.
The patches that are listed in this chapter have been applied to the solaris 10 operating system in one of the following ways. Like many others, i am a big fan of live upgrade when it comes to upgradingpatching solaris. Minimum required patchset for oracle solaris 10 0910 os. This article describes the process of applying a solaris recommended patch cluster, or patchset as it is now called. Those of you still on solaris 10 may want to download the latest recommended patchset for solaris 10 which was published just last week, on 28th of january 2016.
Patching best practices for the solaris 10 os with sam. Minimum required patchsets and sparc bundle for oracle solaris 10 1009 os. It is implemented on all previous solaris 10 releases through the patch utilities patch 11925466 sparc and 11925566 x86 or later revision. Among the trove is a patch for cve20173622, a local privilege escalation hole in the common desktop environment on solaris 10 that is exploited by. As per part of take over i need to apply latest security patch in solaris 10 zone1,zone2 and zone3, but global is solaris 11. Could you please let me know what is latest patch level for those.
If you have difficulties installing or using the product, please join the users mailing list to. Oracle improves this product over time and there will be most likely update releases and patch bundles sru as we know them from solaris 10. How can i determine the last time a solaris machine was. See patch identification numbers and descriptions for oracle solaris 10 platforms for more information about the patches. The sun patch page provides all the patches for your specific system configuration. Could someone tell me where i can locate this patch. In this example i will change the default java version which is version 5 to version 6. This plugin has been deprecated and either replaced with individual 152076 patchrevision plugins, or deemed nonsecurity related. Scott lynn put together a very informative blog on solaris 10. Installing the required oracle solaris 10 patches oracle. Install the kernel patch of a solaris 10 update release is not the same as do an upgrade to the solaris 10 update release. For a limited time sunsolve will provide access to all solaris 10 patches. Determining oracle solaris 11 os package update version.
Shows all patches that have been applied to the package identified by pkgid, for example, sunwadmap. Unfortunately, one of the things lost was the incredible ease to. Oracle patches solaris 10 hole exploited by nsa spyware. Here is the steps to change default version of java in solaris 10 sparc.
Patch check advanced pca generates lists of installed and missing patches for oracle solaris systems and optionally downloads patches. Analysis of the oracle solaris configuration, including networking, storage, and oracle solaris operating system features in use. Oracle kept sending me to a page recommending i use sunsolve. Solaris 10 has gone into extended support on february 1st 2018. With the release of the oracle solaris 10 10 08 operating system. The patches that are listed in this appendix have been applied to the solaris 10 operating system in one of the following ways. How to remove a solaris patch by using the patchrm command. The maximum number of nonglobal zones to be patched in parallel is set in a new configuration file for patchadd, etcpatchnf. Before applying patches, you might want to know more about patches that have been previously applied.
It determines the solaris version number of the managing host and the target host. I would like to patch the server by installing the recommended patch cluster from oracle solaris 10. This procedure applies only to solaris 10 servers that have no zones or boot environments configured. Kindly clarify below output, i need to update latest security patch to solaris 10. Download solaris patch clusters from my oracle support. With rapid7 live dashboards, i have a clear view of all the assets on my network, which ones can be exploited, and what i need to do in order to reduce the risk in my environment in realtime. Patch for profiling libraries and assembler vendor name. Download the latest solaris 10 patches using patchfinder and find updated support content using the sunsolve knowledgebase. Solaris 10 1008 operating system patch list solaris 10. Unless you transition to oracle solaris 10 extended support, you will not be able to download patches and patch revisions which are released after this date.
Now that some of the systems i have to regularly patch are solaris 10 ones, i have to get used to the new patch return codes which one can see when applying one of the suns recommended patchsets. All important application running on zone1 servers. As a result, the following scriptspecial patches are not made available for customers because they are not required outside of creating the update release. Hi, i have solaris 10 sparc server with two nonglobal zoneone is whole zone and the other is sparse zone. How to apply a solaris recommended patch cluster solaris.
No other tool gives us that kind of value and insight. Theres only four such patchsets a year and this is quite handy for rolling baselines when you plan to patch all of your solaris 10 servers in a particular. This is a short overview of solaris 10 kernel patches. Use one of the following patchadd command lines to display information about patches that have been applied to your system. This post is for the system admins who still wants to use the traditional method of patching for whatever reason they want to. The guide presents the key concepts of the course but it does not contain all the content presented in the course itself. Solaris 10 extended support will run thru january 2021. These patches are located in the varsadm patch directory on an installed system. In some cases we need to change default java version in solaris 10. Solaris 10 os patching using liveupgrade unixarena. Im planning to patch the solaris910 servers which are on below patch level.879 1206 135 1420 1021 1406 1473 1174 354 772 890 924 1387 838 739 177 751 250 1196 271 222 328 178 798 386 1047 988 981 935 141 762 66