Step 1. Install the software
During the install process, you have some choices about how much you load
from the product media. As a general rule, you should load everything from
The following sub-steps assume that you want to install all products on the
1 Become the root user on the system you want to update.
2 Make sure the tape's write-protect screw points to SAFE.
3 Put the product media into the tape drive that will be the source device for the
4 Confirm that the tape drive BUSY and PROTECT lights are on.
If the PROTECT light is not on, remove the tape and make sure the tape's
write-protect screw points to SAFE. If the BUSY light is not on, check that
the tape is installed correctly in the drive and that the drive is operating
5 When the BUSY light goes off and stays off, start the update program by
at the HP-UX prompt.
6 When the HP-UX update utility main screen appears, confirm that the source
and destination devices are correct for your system. Refer to your HP-UX
System Administration documentation if you need to modify these values.
7 Select "Load Everything from Source Media" when your source and
destination directories are correct.
Chapter 14: Installation
To install software on an HP 9000 system