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Zones Parallel Patching feature (Doc ID 1020648.1)

Last updated on DECEMBER 19, 2023

Applies to:

Solaris Operating System - Version 10 and later
All Platforms


The Zones Parallel Patching feature is available in Solaris 10 with patch utilities patches, 119254-66 (SPARC) and 119255-66 (x86).
This is available for use on all Solaris 10 systems. 

  1. Install this patch
  2. Set the maximum number of non-global zones to be patched in parallel in the config file /etc/patch/pdo.conf



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