pkgutil - Manage CSW-Packages on Solaris
- Manages CSW packages (SVR4 format) on Solaris 10 and 11.
- These were the native packages on Solaris <= 10 and are available as a legacy feature in Solaris 11.
- Pkgutil is an advanced packaging system, which resolves dependency on installation. It is designed for CSW packages.
Package name, e.g. (
Specifies the repository path to install the package from.
Its global definition is done in
Whether to install (
present), or remove (
absent) a package.
The upgrade (
latest) operation will update/install the package to the latest version available.
Note: The module has a limitation that (
latest) only works for one package, not lists of them.
(added in 2.1)
If you want to refresh your catalog from the mirror, set this to (
# Install a package
# Install a package from a specific repository
This module is flagged as stableinterface which means that the maintainers for this module guarantee that no backward incompatible interface changes will be made.