AIX Fileset Packages Commands
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category : computer
blog : unixlinux
created : 07/30/10 - 09:05:39

Oslevel
  • What's your TL :
# oslevel -s


  • Which TL are available on your box :
# oslevel -rq


  • Which fileset are missing on a particulare TL
# oslevel -rl <xxxx-xx>

  • are return by oslevel -rq command

  • Have you all filesets in your oslevel
# instfix -i | grep ML


  • Check if a fixpack is installed :
# instfix -ik <fixpack_number>


List fileset
  • To list installed file set :
# lslpp -al

  • Is file set installed :
# lslpp -al | grep -i <x>


Install fileset
  • Uninstall fileset :
# installp -u <fileset>


  • Install fileset :
    • Mount your nim exports on your box
# mount <nim_server>:<path_of_fileset> /mnt

    • Go to mounted directory
# cd /mnt

    • Use smit to install fileset
# smit install


Upgrade to a particular TL
todo
# smit update_all


Commit all filset
# smit commit


Update or Install
  • If you want to know if a fileset is an Update or an Install one :
# bffcreate -ld <fileset>