Solaris 10 UNIX-based Operating System

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OpenSolaris livecd, NForce NIC driver, and NTFS USB mounting

I'm attempting to install OpenSolaris 2009.06 on my server. Before I do I would like to test that everything works and am running in to problems. It has an Abit AN-M2 motherboard with an NForce ...
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Removing resource limits on Solaris 10

How should one remove all potential artificial resource limitations for a process? I just saw a case where a server application consumed resources so that some limitation was hit. The other shells ...
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How to monitor RAID in Solaris 10 x86 on PowerEdge 2650 with PERC 3/Di

I have a PowerEdge 2650 with the PERC 3/Di RAID controller. The OS installed is Solaris 10 8/07 U4. Currently RAID is configured through the BIOS and it works fine, but I have no way to monitor ...
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Viewing the loopback interface on Solaris 10 (using snoop or another tool)

I am trying to use snoop on solaris 10 to detect traffic between a client and server both located on my machine. Question: I just want to verify that I should use the loopback interface for this. ...
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Increase the performance of sort command on a multi-processor Sun Solaris box

I have a bunch of (rather large i.e. >100MB) comma separated files which needs sorting on 4 processor box with SunOS 5.10 Sort appears to run rather slow (minutes) I am wondering if there is any way ...
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permissions differ in single and multi user modes

file permission for /home when seen from multi user mode is r-xr-xr-x but when logged in as single user mode it shows as rwxr-xr-x Please any one can help in this case
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syslog-ng on Solaris 10 (how to install and configure)

If anyone has got syslog-ng working on Solaris 10, do you have a set of instructions I could follow to get it installed and working? I tried following this http://opensystems.wordpress.com/2006/06/01/...
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OpenGL support in Solaris 10 x86

Our application supports Solaris Sparc and certain parts of it rely on OpenGL. I couldn't find the official guide on OpenGL support of Solaris x86. Any one has the respective information or related ...
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Request user to change password upon login after account reset in Solaris 10

How can I request user to change his password upon login after I reset his account in Solaris 10?
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How to successfully compile lsof on Solaris 10?

The pre-compiled packages of lsof for Solaris (e.g. from Blastwave or sunfreeware) do not show the ports open, such as when using the options : "-Pni". The wisdom of the creator of lsof is that we ...
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How do I make a Solaris 10 based NFS server get username data from a remote OpenLDAP server?

The problem is that the Solaris native LDAP client can't play nicely with an OpenLDAP server: http://docs.lucidinteractive.ca/index.php/Solaris_LDAP_client_with_OpenLDAP_server I could follow the ...
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Suggested System Parameter Settings for Solaris 10 client doing heavy NFS access

I have a client that has an application that is heavily utilizing NFS filesystem access on a T2000 32GByte 1GHz-4core SPARC Solaris 10 system. The client wants to get better performance out of the ...
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solaris 10 route add on specific interface

I have 2 interfaces on Solaris box # ifconfig -a lo0: flags=2001000849<UP,LOOPBACK,RUNNING,MULTICAST,IPv4,VIRTUAL> mtu 8232 index 1 inet 127.0.0.1 netmask ff000000 hme0: flags=1000843&...
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Add routes permanently to Solaris 10

I need to add several static routes to a solaris 10 box. On Solaris 9, I've always made these persist across reboots by adding an init script to reapply the route. With solaris 10, adding a service to ...
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Solaris 10: x11-server does not show up as a service

I have a Solaris 10 box I recently put the latest recommended patch set on. X is running, along with cde-login. When I do a "svcs" I can see the cde-login service, but x11-server does not show up as ...
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Can Windows XP use a Sun Solaris 10 server as a time server? How do I set it up?

I have several Windows XP machines on the same network as a Sun Solaris 10 server. I would like the XP machines to synchronise their clocks with the time on the Sun server. I have no internet ...