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Bug ID: JDK-6531764 Installation of Solaris Packages fails with jdk1.6.0_01-b05
JDK-6531764 : Installation of Solaris Packages fails with jdk1.6.0_01-b05

Details
Type:
Bug
Submit Date:
2007-03-07
Status:
Closed
Updated Date:
2010-09-17
Project Name:
JDK
Resolved Date:
2007-03-07
Component:
install
OS:
solaris
Sub-Component:
install
CPU:
generic
Priority:
P1
Resolution:
Fixed
Affected Versions:
6u1
Fixed Versions:
6u1 (b05)

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Description
Installation of Solaris Packages fails with jdk1.6.0_01-b05
The following error is occured:
% pkgadd -d . SUNWj6rt

JDK 6.0 Runtime Env. (1.6.0_01)(i386) 1.6.0,REV=2006.11.29.05.03
Copyright 2006 Sun Microsystems, Inc.  All rights reserved.
Use is subject to license terms.
Using </usr> as the package base directory.
## Processing package information.
pkgadd: ERROR: bad entry read in pkgmap
    pathname=copyright
    problem=unable to read content info
pkgadd: ERROR: unable to process pkgmap

Installation of <SUNWj6rt> failed (internal error).
No changes were made to the system.

NOTE: The istallation was successful with jdk1.6.0_01-b04
Installation fails on Solaris Sparc also with build jdk1.6.0_01-b05
Here is the log:

root[csh]@northgate[28]# pkgadd -d . SUNWj6rt SUNWj6dev SUNWj6cfg SUNWj6man SUNWj6dmo

Processing package instance <SUNWj6rt> from </home/ranjitl/Desktop>

JDK 6.0 Runtime Env. (1.6.0_01)(sparc) 1.6.0,REV=2006.11.29.05.57
Copyright 2006 Sun Microsystems, Inc.  All rights reserved.
Use is subject to license terms.
Using </usr> as the package base directory.
## Processing package information.
pkgadd: ERROR: bad entry read in pkgmap
    pathname=copyright
    problem=unable to read content info
pkgadd: ERROR: unable to process pkgmap

Installation of <SUNWj6rt> failed (internal error).
No changes were made to the system.

There are 4 more packages to be installed.

Do you want to continue with package installation? [y,n,?] y

Processing package instance <SUNWj6dev> from </home/ranjitl/Desktop>

JDK 6.0 Dev. Tools (1.6.0_01)(sparc) 1.6.0,REV=2006.11.29.05.57
Copyright 2006 Sun Microsystems, Inc.  All rights reserved.
Use is subject to license terms.
Using </usr> as the package base directory.
## Processing package information.
pkgadd: ERROR: bad entry read in pkgmap
    pathname=copyright
    problem=unable to read content info
pkgadd: ERROR: unable to process pkgmap

Installation of <SUNWj6dev> failed (internal error).
No changes were made to the system.

There are 3 more packages to be installed.

Do you want to continue with package installation? [y,n,?] y

Processing package instance <SUNWj6cfg> from </home/ranjitl/Desktop>

JDK 6.0 Host Config. (1.6.0_01)(sparc) 1.6.0,REV=2006.11.29.05.57
Copyright 2006 Sun Microsystems, Inc.  All rights reserved.
Use is subject to license terms.
Using </> as the package base directory.
## Processing package information.
pkgadd: ERROR: bad entry read in pkgmap
    pathname=copyright
    problem=unable to read content info
pkgadd: ERROR: unable to process pkgmap

Installation of <SUNWj6cfg> failed (internal error).
No changes were made to the system.

There are 2 more packages to be installed.

Do you want to continue with package installation? [y,n,?] y

Processing package instance <SUNWj6man> from </home/ranjitl/Desktop>

JDK 6.0 Man Pages (1.6.0_01)(sparc) 1.6.0,REV=2006.12.07.16.37
Copyright 2006 Sun Microsystems, Inc.  All rights reserved.
Use is subject to license terms.
Using </usr> as the package base directory.
## Processing package information.
pkgadd: ERROR: bad entry read in pkgmap
    pathname=copyright
    problem=unable to read content info
pkgadd: ERROR: unable to process pkgmap

Installation of <SUNWj6man> failed (internal error).
No changes were made to the system.

There is 1 more package to be installed.

Do you want to continue with package installation? [y,n,?] y

Processing package instance <SUNWj6dmo> from </home/ranjitl/Desktop>

JDK 6.0 Demo Programs (1.6.0_01)(sparc) 1.6.0,REV=2006.11.29.05.57
Copyright 2006 Sun Microsystems, Inc.  All rights reserved.
Use is subject to license terms.
Using </usr> as the package base directory.
## Processing package information.
pkgadd: ERROR: bad entry read in pkgmap
    pathname=copyright
    problem=unable to read content info
pkgadd: ERROR: unable to process pkgmap

Installation of <SUNWj6dmo> failed (internal error).
No changes were made to the system.
root[csh]@northgate[29]#

                                    

Comments
EVALUATION

script to create freshbit versions of the packages failed for 6u1 b05.   Regeneration of the freshbit packages resolved the problem.  Since the log file did not reveil the error, I've added an extra pkgchk after the freshbit script runs.
                                     
2007-03-07



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