This article will help you to gather necessary information required to troubleshoot printer related issues in Solaris troubleshooting, but the resolution of actual issues is outside the scope of this post.
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This article will help you to gather all necessary information required to troubleshoot a ZFS related issue in Solaris 10 Operating System. Actual resolution to the issues that you find during the data gathering is out of scope.
Memory errors are quite common hardware related errors in enterprise environment, here we are going to discuss about two common types of errors ….
The processing of the name service switch configuration file, /etc/nsswitch.conf, is subtle. Existing tools, such as ” truss” , do not always provide sufficent information as to how a lookup is performed. However, by setting the NSS_OPTIONS environment variable, the name service switch can reveal how...
In order to do this you must create entries in the /etc/gateways file. The /etc/gateways file has the format of
The following is useful information on how to determine the cause of a system crash at the ok prompt, using the open boot commands. The Synchronous Fault Status Register (SFSR) provides information on exceptions (faults) issued by the Memory Management Unit (MMU).
Below are several methods, with examples, to check network link status of ethernet interfaces in Solaris.
Errors: ERROR: Can’t open boot-device Boot device is unknown Error: improper device path Fast Data Access MMU Mis
This post is to highlight some of the steps needed to diagnose if an issue is in fact a disk performance issue or not. And if it is, what data will be collected to help diagnose the issue. Please note that performance in general is not an...
First, an explanation of the time stamps: mtime – time the contents of file was last modified (written to). atime – time the file was last used/accessed (read or executed) ctime – time the inode of the file was last changed (like changing permissions). ctime also...