Using appropriate run level for patching
(Doc ID 1019146.1)
Last updated on OCTOBER 16, 2019
Applies to:Solaris Operating System - Version 8 6/00 U1 and later
Some patches such as the kernel updates need to be installed in single user mode.
This document describes the steps to use the appropriate run level during the patching operations.
The Manage Solaris Patches by Using the patchadd Command chapter in the Solaris System Administration Guide: Basic Administration manual provides further detail on patch installation on a Solaris system.
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