I'm a novice AIX SysAdmin looking to install the Level 3 maintenance update (i.e. from 5.1.0.01 to 5.1.0.03).
Q: Can I install the update (Vol 1 and 2) from anywhere other than /usr/sys/inst.images, if my /usr file system is too full?
I can see no reason why replacing /usr/sys/inst.images with /tmp in the following will not work. Also using "-t /tmp_save" to define an alternative storage device for the updates.
I'd just like someone to confirm. ;0)
1. Click on the link for the Volume 1 package (the *.tar.gz filename) below.
2. Put the package in the /usr/sys/inst.images directory. 3. ...