Solaris Interactive is on the first CD. Boot it, select Solaris interactive
On the Solaris 8 CDs the interactive installer is on the first software CD. You don't need the install CD at all.
Please Note: If you abort during the Solaris installation, the MBR of your hard disk may already be overwritten and you may not be able to boot from the hard disk at all.
I couldn't get Web-Start to work at all. Please mail me if you have any experience using it.
However, once Solaris was installed, I had no problems adding web-start-packages
Solaris standard installation doesn't even have a
less command. Some people recommend getting the
Redhat Package Manager (RPM) for Solaris, but the standard
packaging tool will usually do it. You can find many nice
The standard packages can be used with
pkgadd <package>, and the web-start