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SPARC/x86 Boot floppies

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I have the SPARC/x86 version of Solaris (yes, the one CD has both SPARC and x86 versions on it and it's legitimate).  I cannot install the x86 version using the Driver Update diskettes downloaded from the Access1 site. (I think these disks are meant for the x86 version only).  Is anyone familiar with this?
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How did both versions got into a cd x68 version is about 500mb and also solaris version is about 500 mb in a cd that has a capacity of 650mb? if this is posible how did they make it i am intrigued. are you shure it is not a sparc only version, if you are shure write to sun and get the disk from them they must give suport.

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