Befor going for troubleshooting please confirm that you really having ” system hang “
The NIS directory is /etc/nisdir, where all the NIS maps reside. Create a user in the /etc/passwd file.
The most important aspect of FMA to understand is the distinction between errors and faults. Errors are no longer simply written to the /var/adm/messages files for a human to diagnose, instead errors are used by the fmd (fault management daemon) to diagnose faults. Only the faults are...
Steps to configure Fibre Channel (FC) storage devices on Solaris 8 & 9 servers. After reboot Oracle/Sun HBA Driver will bind to all Oracle/Sun Branded HBA Hardware, as well as, NON-Oracle/Sun Branded HBA Hardware, assuming NON-Oracle/Sun Branded HBA Driver have been properly removed.
Autofs Service executes auto-mount daemon for filesystem mounting. The “auto-mount” behaves “mount a filesystem when a client send a request to this daemon” and “unmount it when there’s no request for a long time”. There are two types of automounters in Linux, autofs and AMD.AMD is...
Solaris Troubleshooting : Force an Ethernet network boot client to boot in full duplex or half duplex mode
At Open Boot Prom (OBP) level, all Sun Ethernet interfaces default to use autonegotiation to connect with the highest possible speed and mode. Since most switches and interfaces use this default, too, it is Sun’s recommendation not to change it for regular use
When trying to access a soft partition after a disk replacement, the metareplace command or any direct I/O to a soft partition will fail with the following types of errors:
1) Check the related logfiles for error messages: /var/dt/Xerrors (note that this file is recycled by dtlogin, especially, it might be empty after dtlogin has been restarted) $HOME/.dt/*log* (startlog, startlog.old, startlog.older, errorlog, errorlog.old, and errorlog.older) /var/adm/messages /var/adm/messages on the home directory server, especially if users with...