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wall command + broadcast message not appears on second cluster machine

I have two cluster solaris machine ( machine1 , machine2 ) I have connection between two machines ping and ssh work fine ( cluster is fine ) more /var/tmp/mesg TEST I execute the following ...
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expect + how to install expect on solaris

subject - install expect on solaris in order to write expect scripts details from my machine: uname -a SunOS 5.10 Generic_139555-08 sun4v sparc SUNW,Netra-T5220 I installed Solaris machine ( ...
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Apache 2 on Solaris 10 image for Virtual Box compliation flags detection

"The version of Apache 2.0 that ships with some operating systems, including some versions of Solaris and Linux, is compiled with the following flags: -D_LARGEFILE_SOURCE -D_FILE_OFFSET_BITS=64 " ...
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Solaris 11 hangs randomly: need help to figure out the reason

I've got Solaris 11 (+latest SRU) running on an HP DL385 G7 (attached to P2000 storage w. 30 disks; they are registered as separate RAID0 drives, but I'm using ZFS' raidz1), which is our file server. ...
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I compiled samba 3.6.4 on Solaris 9, and can't get smbd to run

I compiled the latest release of samba on a Solaris 5.9 system to address CVE-2012-1182, and I'm getting this result when I run smbd. fs17151# ./smbd -i smbd version 3.6.4 started. Copyright Andrew ...
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perl + Match last number in file and reduce it by one

I want to add the following perl command in my bash script please advice how to change (reduce by one ) the last number that start with "+" character in file with perl ? Example of original file ( ...
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sed + delete line only if line ended with specific character

need help - how to delete the line from the file if the last char is - ":" with sed , on Solaris machine for example sed will remove the following line (include the black line) ...
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Unix - how to get hostname along with domain name

In unix (solaris) is there any command where i can get hostname & domain name together?? ex. hostname -> servername domainname -> us.xyz.com i need it output as : servername.us.xyz.com
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Viewing map of iSCSI target -> LU in COMSTAR

I'm creating a number of iSCSI targets on an OpenIndiana server using COMSTAR. Basically: zfs create -V 10g pool/comstar/vol sbdadm create-lu /dev/zvol/rdsk/pool/comstar/vol stmfadm add-view ...
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What does RUNNING in ifconfig output mean?

Does anyone know what the RUNNING flag in ifconfig output means? (I don't know that it matters much, but this is on a Solaris 10 box.) The only thing I've been able to find on it so far is this ...
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`echo ::memstat | mdb -k` very slow on certain machines

As stated in the title, when I run echo ::memstat | mdb -k on certain machines, it is very slow. My munin graphs show a vastly increased CPU load when I run this regularly. I intend to use ::memstat ...
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GDM configuration on Solaris 11?

On Solaris 10 it was located in /etc/X11/gdm/gdm.conf but that file is missing from a standard Solaris 11 install. When I run the command slocate gdm.conf the only file I get is ...
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ZFS pools and filesystems

is there any way to understand (using zfs and zpool commads) to whcih pool is a ZFS filesystem assigned? Thanks in advance
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I would like to know the equivalent command to curl in Solaris

I would like to know equivalent command to curl in Solaris. As in Linux, the curl command is used to find the website activity. Kindly let me know command to check website in Solaris.
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solaris + eeprom + change parameter value

by eeprom command that run on Solaris machine I can see displays or changes the values of parameters in the EEPROM my question - how to change the parameter scsi-initiator-id to 6 in place of 7 ? ...
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tput command + bold specific strings in file

please advice how to bold the "Date & Time" numbers from the following file with tput command ( I have Solaris machine) for example I want to bold only the "24-09-2009 16:17:45" etc for all other ...
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nl command + number each line in a text file only from the third line

I want to number each line in a text file on Linux/solaris by nl command but only from the third line - is it possible ? and if yes please advice how ? for example line1 line2 1 line3 2 line4
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Solaris + sort file according to date and time by sort command

I have along list that created in /var/tmp/file.txt from some script (in Solaris machine) the following list have 4 fields please advice how to sort the list according to the following TIMESTAMP ( by ...
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solaris + run script every night one time from the crontab

I build in my Solaris machine new script Script name: send_brd_msg.sh ( this script located under /var directory I want to activate this script every 12:00 at night by the crontab Please advice ...
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Any way to know what files were in a broken ZFS pool?

I have a large ZFS pool of 4 combined drives. Now, the filesystem can not be mounted: pool: tank state: UNAVAIL status: One or more devices could not be opened. There are insufficient ...
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Solaris + run my script after Solaris boot/reboot

I have a Solaris machine ( Solaris installed on Netra-T2000 HW , Solaris version – 5.10 ) I wrote the script called update_after_solaris_already_boot.ksh This script should automatically update ...
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Configuring PHP on Solaris 10 64-bit

We are currently running PHP 5.2.13 on a Solaris 10 server. I need to enable some additional features so I went to run the configure script but I'm getting some errors. I did an 'export ...
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On Solaris, how to log IP when using winbind auth and invalid user?

This is on Solaris 10 sparc platform. I'm trying to make our denyhosts script block the dictionary ssh attacks. Unfortunately, the logging does not show an IP when the user name is invalid. We are ...
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RSH between servers not working

I have two servers: one CentOS 5.8 & one Solaris 10. Both are joined to my workplace AD domain via PBIS-Open. A user will log into the linux server & run an application which issues ...
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Building one big filesystem with JBOD and ZFS

How to build a really big ZFS filesystem? The above question is vague in the 1st reading, so more precise. I know how to build big ZFS volume with one computer. e.g. get a good computer with ECC ...
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Solaris 10 opencsw git package issue with bitbucket git hosting

Has anyone tried using `git' from opencsw package in order to work with bitbucket source hosting service (under solaris10)? I tried to use git as the bitbucket documentation explains, and - under ...
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What would cause Memcached to Hang for 2+ seconds?

I'm going nuts trying to scale memcached. From their site: Memcached operations are almost all O(1). Connecting to it and issuing a get or stat command should never lag. If connecting lags, you ...
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Solaris 11 installed, no updates?

I was messing around with solaris and decided to give Solaris 11 a try so I downloaded it from the Oracle website. After installing the OS, I went into the package manager and did an update. It told ...
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Why JDK is installed with Web/Application Servers?

I am upgrading the JDK version of the application server to 1.6. However, I dont understand why we need to place JDK on the application server instead of a JRE? Since there is no need for any ...
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solaris + why cant ping to default getway

I have Solaris machine with IP 10.10.10.100 and default getway 10.10.10.1 and subnet 255.255.255.0 remark - solaris machine connected to cisco switch via cross cable and from switch to my laptop I ...
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Solaris Administration Web GUI?

I recently installed Solaris 11 x86 text install ( http://www.oracle.com/technetwork/server-storage/solaris11/downloads/index.html?ssSourceSiteId=ocomen) to be used as a file server running ZFS. I ...
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How to to specify network address for a dhcp client

I have setup and configured a DHCP server on a sparc running Solaris 10. Now I want to test the DHCP server by creating a DHCP client on another computer running Solaris 11. I would like to know, how ...
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auspex LFS backups

I have some backup tapes which existed on an AUSPEX file server. The backups were written to tape with the SunOs version of the CPIO command. Now that I need to restore them, (of course there are no ...
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Error - reading DHCP configuration file. No such file or directory. Solaris 10

I'm currently working on a Sparc Sun-Fire-280R running Solaris 10 8/10. The machine has dhcp-server preconfigured to use NIS from the onset but I don't have any knowledge of where those config files ...
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Install dstat on Solaris

I want to install dstat on Solaris. I downloaded the tar package. However, I don't seem to have any instructions on how to install that. Installing it on Ubuntu was very easy, but struggling on ...
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Used memory on Solaris 10

One more question about memory on Solaris 10. A top shows me that I have 672 MB free memory : 130 processes: 126 sleeping, 2 zombie, 2 on cpu CPU states: 95.1% idle, 3.9% user, 1.0% kernel, 0.0% ...
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How to refresh open source software pkg manager on oldish OpenSolaris?

I'm being presented with an OpenSolaris vps, actually a Solaris Container, which is based on SXCE snv_121 and is active since mid 2007: the good old Sun days, IIRC even before the Indiana stuff! For ...
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Modify apache 2 to use different Perl instance

I have 2 installed Perl on the OS, now my cgi script need to run the module on newly installed Perl, I've already set played the PERL5LIB, @INC to include the new instance but it doesn't work. Any ...
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How can I filter /var/adm/wtmpx on Solaris 10?

Some of our Solaris 10 servers are monitored using SiteScope, which uses Telnet to probe certain ports (SSH is one of them) every few minutes. This is creating an insane amount of lines in ...
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Sunfire v100 Reinstall Problems

I own two Sunfire v100 servers, and I use hyperterminal to connect to them. I am trying to re-install Solaris on one of them, so I put in the LOM cable and unplugged the harddrives. Here's the ...
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Restore old SunOS tapes

I have some old SunOS tapes I need to look at the table of contents before I shred them. Is there a Linux solution to restore these tapes?
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ZFS CIFS shares, clients can't see mount points of other shares in root folder?

I'm in the process of migrating data from a Win2k3 file server to a box running Solaris. All was going well until I started coming across nested shares. An example of this is a share that the ...
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High load average, low CPU usage - why?

We're seeing huge performance problems on a web application and we're trying to find the bottleneck. I am not a sysadmin so there is some stuff I don't quite get. Some basic investigation shows the ...
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solaris + vxprint + mirror for rootvol & rootdisk7vol not exist

I run the vxprint -g rootdg on my Solaris machine (HW- NETRA T2000) As we see here - rootvol & rootdisk7vol has missing lines (swapvol is OK) How to fix the rootvol & rootdisk7vol in order ...
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NFS compound failed for server foosrv: error 7 (RPC: Authentication error)

I'm setting up an Ubuntu NFS server with a Solaris 10 client. The basic configuration looks okay to me, and it was also working for some time. I'm getting an "RPC: Authentication error" message on the ...
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expect script + expect miss the send string + delay issue

I write the active.ksh script (based on expect) in order to login automatically to some Solaris machine and execute the hostname command (login to virtual IP in order to verify which hostname is the ...
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How to speed up SSLHandshake?

I have a java application that makes an SSL connection to a remote server. When I run the application from my development machine (which is geographically closer to the remote server, on a different ...
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Maximum number of users logged simultaneously into Linux

Short version: Whats is the maximum number of different users that can simultaneously be logged into a single linux-based server? (via telnet or SSH) Long version: I'm a CS student in Pakistan and ...
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Solaris SMF stops svc on child segfault despite ignore_error

I know about Solaris SMF kill service because child dies. Here is my problem: I want SMF to ignore any crash dumps (seg faults) by my service's children. I thought I would achieve this by adding this ...
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Solaris 11 x 64 Cannot Enable SMB/CIFS > Missing Protocol?

I am configuring Solaris 11 on x64 as a test bench for a home storage system. I cannot enable smb/cifs share> zfs set sharesmb=on It says "protocol not installed" Where do I find this missing ...