Updating to service pack 3
First, find out which disk contains your hd5 logical volume.
Windows XP is now over ten years old and Microsoft made the decision not to support the ageing operating system any longer for the average user and are now focused on newer technologies.
Update_all This is the recommended method of installation when upgrading your technology level or service pack level only.
This installation method should not be used when attempting to upgrade the version or release level of your operating system. 5300-0x to 6100-0x - do NOT use update_all 6100-0x to 7100-0x - do NOT use update_all For information on upgrading your (V)ersion or (R)elease of AIX please see this document : The back-out It is recommended to have at least one back-out method available to you in case a restore is required.
This document describes the recommended preparation and process when considering updating your system to a new technology level or adding a service pack to an existing technology level. With the introduction of 5300-06 you will notice more information provided when running the ‘oslevel’ command.
In all we will review some key words and terminology, run through recommended pre-checks, discuss the update_all process using both SMIT and command line, and finally post-checks & FAQ. # oslevel -s 6100- The addition of the last four digits simply represents the year (11) and week (40) of the release of your technology level/service pack (-06-06).# bosboot -ad /dev/hdisk0 bosboot: Boot image is 35795 512 byte blocks.