how to use wget on solaris 10 to get nano (editor) installed?

Posted on 2009-04-16
Last Modified: 2013-12-21
For some reason my solaris 10 server doesn't recognize the command "wget".  How do i get it to recognize the command so i can download and install nano?

What is the proper way to install nano (text editor)

Question by:braker15
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    wget for Solaris is here -
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    Are you sure that the wget program is on your path? It lives in /usr/sfw/bin, so try running it as /usr/sfw/bin/wget.
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    first, if not installed then you can download from here:

    you may try to locate on your system with

    find / -name wget -type f

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    nano is here, too -
    Just download, gunzip and install with pkgadd.

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