UnixWare 7 and OpenServer 6 Platform Support Development Kit

The psk package provides information that is required to implement support for a new platform for UnixWare 7 and OpenServer 6.

This package is unchanged since HDK Release 7.0.0.

For current information about the entire UnixWare/OpenServer Hardware Developers Kit (HDK) release, see the HDK Release Notes.

Note: Documentation references on this page link to the Product Documentation. They are also available on your local system when the baseMAN, HDKdoc, and HDKman packages are installed.

System requirements

This package has the following installation dependencies:

Base System

UDK Optimizing C Compilation System (included with the UDK)

This package cannot be installed on OpenServer 5 systems. Before attempting to build or package the sample code, the following must also be installed on your UnixWare 7 or OpenServer 6 system:

Advanced Commands

Software Packaging Tools (included with the UDK)

The UnixWare/OpenServer Development Kit (UDK), with the uccs and usoftint packages selected, must be installed on your system before installing the psk package. See the UDK documentation for more information.


To install the package from:

downloaded files

  1. Log in as root.
  2. Download the package to an installation directory; for example, /tmp.
  3. Use the pkgadd(1M) command to install it by entering:
    pkgadd  -d  /tmp/psk

media distribution

  1. Log in as root.
  2. Insert the CD-ROM in the drive
  3. Use the pkgadd(1M) command to install it by entering:
    pkgadd  -d  cdrom1  psk

This will place the PSK sample driver files in the /usr/src/psk directory.

For more information

More information concerning the PSK interface may be found in Platform Support Module (PSM) Development.