Which Solaris package installed this file?
If you have a file and need to know the package that installed the file on the system then the following procedure using
pkgchk should help.
In this example we'll use the
# which which /usr/bin/which
To find the package which installed it use the
pkgchk command with the
-p options and the full file path of the file as follows:
# pkgchk -l -p /usr/bin/which Pathname: /usr/bin/which Type: regular file Expected mode: 0555 Expected owner: root Expected group: bin Expected file size (bytes): 1288 Expected sum(1) of contents: 25204 Expected last modification: Jan 21 23:32:39 2005 Referenced by the following packages: SUNWcsu Current status: installed
From the above output we can confirm that the
which command was installed with the package "SUNWcsu".