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how to connect two machines together without a switch (opensolaris + linux or solaris or aix or hpux)

I have two machines with same subnets X.Y.Z.1 and X.Y.Z.2 I connect them directly with a crossover cable. I can $ ping X.Y.Z.2 from X.Y.Z.1 and the response is machine 2 is alive but if I do ...
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OpenSolaris: unable to contact repository, connected to internet via proxy

Opensolaris b134: unable to set packages catalog this system is connected to internet via proxy, while this works on browser, how to make console/terminal aware? user1@opensolaris134:~# pkg ...
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How to assign two IP addresses (one DHCP, one static) to a NIC in OpenSolaris?

This should be mind-numbingly simple and basic, and yet I couldn't find how to do it, either in "man ifconfig", in the OpenSolaris docs site, or Googling in desperation. I'm using OpenSolaris 2009.06. ...
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Disable STP in Opensolaris bridge

how can i completely disable STP in a Opensolaris bridge. This bridge is connected to a Cisco Access Port and will disable the uplink port when the first BPDU arrives. bridged[3651]: [ID 581644 ...
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ntop usage to monitor bandwidth

I'm attempting to monitor the bandwidth usage on our network. I've come across two products that seem to fulfil our needs. MRTG and nTop, however I'm unsure which to use. My work is a small company ...