OBSOLETE Patch-ID# 121289-04

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Keywords: security svcs coredumps dependency inetd
Synopsis: Obsoleted by: 120012-14 SunOS 5.10_x86: inetd & svcs patch
Date: May/25/2007

Install Requirements: Reboot after installing this patch to activate the changes delivered. An alternative may be specified in the Special Install Instructions.
Use Single User Mode (run level S) when installing this patch on an active boot environment. An alternative may be specified in the Special Install Instructions.

Solaris Release: 10_x86

SunOS Release: 5.10_x86

Unbundled Product:

Unbundled Release:


Topic: SunOS 5.10_x86: inetd & svcs patch

Relevant Architectures: i386

Bugs fixed with this patch:

Sun CR # Bug #

Changes incorporated in this version: 6553649

Patches accumulated and obsoleted by this patch: 123018-01

Patches which conflict with this patch:

Patches required with this patch: 118855-36 (or greater)

Obsoleted by: 120012-14

Files included with this patch:


Problem Description:

6553649 inetd brakes for pretty much everyone
(from 121289-03)
6335025 telnet or rsh processing 5-15 times slower in Solaris 10 (6-330 times slower on T2000)
(from 121289-02)
        This revision delivers the bug fixes missed in revision -01.
(from 121289-01)
6293006 svcs -x coredumps if no file dependencies met when dependency grouping has require_any
6306667 'svcs -l' coredumps in pg_get_single_val()
(from 123018-01)
6240909 inetd crashed on shutdown

Patch Installation Instructions:
For Solaris 2.0-2.6 releases, refer to the Install.info file and/or
the README within the patch for instructions on using the generic
'installpatch' and 'backoutpatch' scripts provided with each patch.
For Solaris 7-10 releases, refer to the man pages for instructions
on using 'patchadd' and 'patchrm' scripts provided with Solaris.
Any other special or non-generic installation instructions should be
described below as special instructions.  The following example
installs a patch to a standalone machine:
       example# patchadd /var/spool/patch/104945-02
The following example removes a patch from a standalone system:
       example# patchrm 104945-02
For additional examples please see the appropriate man pages.

Special Install Instructions:
NOTE 1: If you're planning to set up Zones on this system, please make
        sure to install the following patch which fixes bugid 6216195
        (zone installation confused by UPDATE=yes in pkginfo(4) file):
        119255-06 (or greater)  Install and Patch Utilities Patch

README -- Last modified date: Saturday, November 10, 2012