About This Solaris How To Guide
This How-to Guide instructs users unfamiliar with Solaris
10 Operating System installation on how to install theSolaris 10 OS on a Sun-supported x86 system (including the family of 32-bit x86 systems as well as 64-bit AMD64 andIntel 64 systems). It is assumed that you are installing Solaris 10 5/09; all features described in this guide may not beavailable in earlier updates. This step-by-step guide, complete with screen shots, takes users through the installationprocess in 22 simple steps. Novice users should be able to complete a Solaris 5/09 Operating System installation on astandalone x86 system using the instructions in this guide.
Angel Camacho, Larry Wake
Installation AssumptionsPage 1Check the HardwareCompatibility ListPage 1Basic System RequirementsPage 1Obtaining Media for the x86 PlatformPage 1Power Up and Media BootPage 2Installing the Solaris 10 OSPage 2
Identifying the ConsolePage 2Selecting the Type of InstallationPage 3System ConfigurationPage 5
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