contrib/solaris/ - use within JumpStart as well?

Kenneth Lareau elessar at
Fri Nov 29 11:29:38 EST 2002

Thanks, Darren, I actually ran into that when I built my 3.4p1
package, and I seem to recall you were the person who pointed
me to the workaround for that the last time... in fact, your
URL is the one you sent to me then. :)  The fix is already built
into my JumpStart finish scripts...


On Thu, 28 Nov 2002 23:43:40 +1100 Darren Tucker <dtucker at> wrote:

> Kenneth Lareau wrote:
> > I just started looking at your script in 3.5p1, and there's a lot of
> > changes I didn't know of (I was working off the one from 3.4p1, which
> > didn't have the check/creation of the 'sshd' user).  Let me build
> > 3.5p1 (like I should have done several weeks ago *sigh*), and get
> > back to you...
> There's also a bug in pkgadd that is likely to bite you when installing
> openssh during a jumpstart:
> pkgadd: ERROR: freopen(/dev/tty, "a", stdout) failed, errno=6
> pkgadd: ERROR: preinstall script did not complete successfully
> See
> for details and a workaround.
> FWIW, from 3.5p1 + this workaround works fine for me.
> -- 
> Darren Tucker (dtucker at
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