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How to Install TOP package in Solaris 10

Step-1: PreRequisites

For installation of top, download the following package.

# wget http://www.sunfreeware.com/sparc/10/top-3.6.1-sol10-sparc-local.gz

Step-2: Extract Zip File

Extract top package using below command.

# gunzip top-3.6.1-sol10-sparc-local.gz

Step-3: Installation

Install and configure top package as given below:

# pkgadd -d top-3.6.1-sol10-sparc-local

The following packages are available:
  1  SMCtop     top
                (sparc) 3.6.1

Select package(s) you wish to process (or 'all' to process
all packages). (default: all) [?,??,q]: 

Processing package instance  from 

top(sparc) 3.6.1
LeFebvre et al

The selected base directory  must exist before
installation is attempted.

Do you want this directory created now [y,n,?,q] y
Using  as the package base directory.
## Processing package information.
## Processing system information.
## Verifying disk space requirements.
## Checking for conflicts with packages already installed.
## Checking for setuid/setgid programs.

Installing top as 

## Installing part 1 of 1.
/usr/local/bin/sparcv7/top
/usr/local/bin/sparcv9/top
/usr/local/bin/top
/usr/local/doc/top/Changes
/usr/local/doc/top/FAQ
/usr/local/doc/top/INSTALL
/usr/local/doc/top/LICENSE
/usr/local/doc/top/README
/usr/local/doc/top/Y2K
/usr/local/man/man1/top.1
[ verifying class  ]

Installation of  was successful.

Set Default Path

Set the default path of top command in user’s profile.

#echo $PATH
/usr/sbin:/usr/bin 
#vi ~.profile
PATH=/usr/sbin:/usr/bin:/usr/local/bin
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