HowTo (re)-register a Solaris system with sconadm without Serialnumber, to download/install patches with smpatch
Last updated on NOVEMBER 27, 2017
Applies to:Solaris Operating System - Version 10 3/05 to 10 9/10 U9 [Release 10.0]
Solaris x64/x86 Operating System - Version 10 3/05 to 10 9/10 U9 [Release 10.0]
Information in this document applies to any platform.
Before using smpatch or updatemanager on a Solaris system, the system has to be registered with sconadm.
This HowTo will explain the current process how to do that for newly installed Solaris systems, on Oracle HW and on Non-Oracle HW, on Virtual Machines or howto re-register a previously registered system to have all entitlements set correctly.
Previously a Serialnumber was needed to do that.
Now the Serialnumber is not needed anymore.
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