SUMMARY: Downloading Specific Patches from the SUN WEBSITE.

From: Kennedy (
Date: Fri May 07 1999 - 13:59:36 CDT

The following are some of the sites which the SAs responded with. I
learnt that
there is a nice utility called wget on the web, which I downloaded and
I have listed out that one too.

============================================================================ is the jumping off place. If you have a
support contract, you can get at all patches; if not, you can get just
to recommended and security patches.



 wget -m -L -l2 -A "105181*" "http://your-local-sunsolve-mirror/autopatch"



cd pub/patches




Thanks to all those who wrote back to me with real good tips and notes
and sorry
 for not individually thanking you guys!

Warm Regards,


                                     (o o)
 Kennedy Telcordia Technologies 444 Hoes Lane, RRC-1L205
 732-699-8928 (office) Piscataway NJ 08854

My original qestion was:

On Thu, 6 May 1999, Kennedy wrote:

> Dear SAs:
> Is there anyway, by which I can download a specific patch from
> the SUN WEBSITE? I dont want to download the entire cluster.
> Warm Regards,
> (o o)
> ---------------------------------o0Oo-(_)-oO0o----------------------------------
> Kennedy Telcordia Technologies
> 444 Hoes Lane, RRC-1L205
> 732-699-8928 (office) Piscataway NJ 08854
> ================================================================================

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