In the Software Manager:
From the Software menu,
select Install New.
Select the current host, then:
To install from a CD, tape, or floppy disk,
identify the media device and insert your installation media.
To install from media images on the local host,
select Media Images as the media device and
identify the image directory.
To complete the installation of software that is
loaded on the local host,
select Loaded Software as the media device.
To install from another host, see the instructions in
``Installing from remote source machines''.
The media (tape or CD-ROM) from which you install the SCO OpenServer
system also contains many other SCO OpenServer products.
Some of these products must be
purchased, installed, licensed, and registered
Select the software items that you want from the list of
available software, and click on Install.
When installing patched software, patched files are
not copied from the server. Instead, the original
versions of the files are copied over. Patches must be
applied to target machines separately.
A package is the smallest software item you can install
with the Software Manager.
To restore a damaged or missing file, see
To license the product during installation, enter the license number
and code from the Certificate of License and Authenticity when prompted.
If you defer licensing at this time, see
for instructions on licensing the product.
To load software products or patches, follow the same procedure
In the Install Selection window, select the software items that
you want from the list of available software, and click
on More Options.
Then, specify Load Only as the installation option, and
click on Install.
Other machines can use loaded software as installation source
for installing across the network, but the software
is not configured to run locally.
A loaded patch is not configured to affect its target component;
that is, it is not applied.
To configure loaded software to run locally (or to apply
a patch), run the installation procedure, selecting
Loaded Software as the media device.
Managing software on remote hosts
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SCO OpenServer Release 5.0.7 -- 11 February 2003