Home > Solaris > Understanding the Solaris Flash Install and Live Upgrade Features Understanding the Solaris Flash Install and Live Upgrade Features Eugenia Loli 2004-03-15 Solaris 3 Comments Janice Winsor details the two new installation configurations of the Solaris 9 release. About The Author Eugenia Loli Ex-programmer, ex-editor in chief at OSNews.com, now a visual artist/filmmaker. Follow me on Twitter @EugeniaLoli 3 Comments 2004-03-15 7:38 am This is odd as both of these features are available for solaris 8 2004-03-15 1:39 pm Live Upgrade was available but only as an unsupported product (package). However, it did work fine! 2004-03-15 6:32 pm The last time a Sun tech came in to a former job of mine to install a brand new 4800 he told me all of the joys of flash install, but couldn’t get it to work.