5.3 Installing LispWorks for x86/x64 Solaris
5.3.1 Main installation and patches
The LispWorks 7.1 installer contains each of the Editions. Additionally, there may be a patch installer which upgrades LispWorks to version 7.1.x. You need to complete the main installation before adding patches.
5.3.2 Information for Beta testers
Users of LispWorks 7.1 Beta should completely uninstall it (including any patches added to the beta installation) before installing LispWorks 7.1.
See Uninstalling LispWorks for x86/x64 Solaris for instructions.
5.3.3 Installation directories
32-bit LispWorks is installed by default in
/opt/LispWorks/lib/LispWorks and a symbolic link to the executable is placed in
64-bit LispWorks is installed by default in
/opt/LispWorks/lib/amd64/LispWorks and a symbolic link to the executable is placed in
LispWorks Personal Edition is installed by default in
/opt/LispWorks/lib/LispWorksPersonal and a symbolic link to the executable is placed in
LispWorks needs to be able find its library at run time and therefore the LispWorks installation should not be moved around piecemeal. If you simply want to run LispWorks from somewhere more convenient, then consider adding a symbolic link.
5.3.4 Selecting the correct software package file
The 32-bit LispWorks software package file is called
The 64-bit LispWorks software package file is called
The Personal Edition software package file is called
the software may be supplied in a compressed format with a
.gz extension. Uncompress it using
5.3.5 Installing the package file
To install LispWorks, perform the following steps as root:
Locate the software package file.
Install or upgrade LispWorks in the standard way, for example:
pkgadd -d LispWorks71-32bit all
for 32-bit LispWorks, or
pkgadd -d LispWorks71-64bit all
for 64-bit LispWorks.
The license terms are presented. Enter "yes" if you agree to them.
See Running LispWorks for instructions on entering your license serial number and key.
5.3.6 Installing Patches
After completing the main installation of LispWorks, ensure you install the latest patches from the package file available for download at
. Patch installation instructions are in the README file accompanying the patch download.
LispWorks Release Notes and Installation Guide - 19 Oct 2017