Archive for July, 2008

Managing core files

If you have grown tired of having core files laying around all over the place you can manage them using coreadm command. You can set up system to save core files to a specific location. First, here are the default core settings on a Solaris box: bash-3.00# coreadm global core file pattern: global core file […]

Posted on July 22, 2008 at 20:45 by somedude · Permalink · Leave a comment
In: solaris, solaris tips, solaris utilities

Mirroring root disk using SVM

There are about 487359 documents on the Internet about how to mirror root disk in Solaris. So, here is 487360th. The assumptions are following: the first disk has Solaris already installed, root slice is slice 1, and the disks are identical with the same size and geometry. If they have different cylinder, head, sector count […]

Posted on July 2, 2008 at 19:39 by somedude · Permalink · Leave a comment
In: openboot, solaris, solaris tips, solaris utilities, solaris volume manager, storage