Pre-Upgrade Activities

 

These activities should be executed prior to performing a Solaris or Volume Manager upgrade.

 

1.)    Backup key files

/.profile

/etc/passwd

/etc/shadow

/etc/group

/etc/vfstab

/etc/system

/etc/hosts

/etc/hostname.* (hme*, qfe*, ge*, eri*, dmfe*)

/etc/netmasks

/etc/defaultrouter

/etc/nsswitch.*

/etc/resolv.conf

/etc/ftpusers

/etc/issue

/etc/motd

/etc/cron.d/*

/etc/default/*

/etc/mail/*

 

/kernel/drv/*.conf

 

/usr/spool/cron/*

 

2.)    Verify if you need to run the procedure “Fixing Partition Labels with Format & Volume Manager”

 

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