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Solaris 8 Zone — etude/BrandZ trial run

Solaris8 BrandZ pre-requisites Requires kernel patch 127111-05 (or latest version) for sparc. Find all dependencies and fulfill then (ie patch requirements). # lsSUNWs8brandr SUNWs8brandu SUNWs8p2v# pwd/mypool/software/sol8p2v/s8ma-1_0-rr/Product# pkgadd -d .The following packages are available: 1 SUNWs8brandr Solaris 8 Migration Assistant: solaris8 brand support (Root) (sparc) 11.10.0,REV=2007.10.08.16.51 2 SUNWs8brandu Solaris 8 Migration Assistant: solaris8 brand support (Usr) …

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Setting up Veritas Cluster server

Install the VCS Packages after patching the server to appropriate/recommended Patch list. VCS LICENSE KEY : !@$-@$%-(*&^-$%@-$%%-! List of VCS Packages: VRTSappqw VRTSvcs VRTSvcsqwVRTScscm VRTSvcsag VRTSvcswVRTSgab VRTSvcsdc VRTSvlicVRTSllt VRTSvcsmg VRTSwebVRTSoraqw VRTSvcsmn VRTSperl VRTSvcsor edit /etc/llthosts (on both servers – for a 2 node cluster) 0 hostd021 hostd03 edit /etc/llttab set-node hostd03 #here the nodename will …

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Sun cluster Cheat Sheet — 3

Displays existing DG resources in the Cluster scstat -D Registering VxVM DGs scconf -a -D type=vxvm,name=. \nodelist=:, \preferenced=true,failback=enabled nodelist should contain only nodes that are physically connected to the disks of that dg. preferenced=true/false affects whether nodelist indiciates an order of failover preference. On a two-node cluster, this options is only meaningful if failback is …

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Using the Centralized SSH2-key based root access method to automate network inventory

Leveraging Centralized SSH2 based trusts to monitor network interface status on solaris servers Since SSH2 key-based trusts have been established in this landscape (at root level), the automation of a variety of tasks becomes easily achievable. The SSH2 key-based trust ensures secure and encrypted transport mechanism (that reinforces security-oriented approach to system administration). Leveraging tools …

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More Zone Configuration stuff

# more zonecfg-hints.txt LOFS mount: global# newfs /dev/rdsk/c1t0d0s0 global# mount /dev/dsk/c1t0d0s0 /mystuff global# zonecfg -z my-zone zonecfg:my-zone> add fs zonecfg:my-zone:fs> set dir=/usr/mystuff zonecfg:my-zone:fs> set special=/mystuff zonecfg:my-zone:fs> set type=lofs zonecfg:my-zone:fs> end * Use a UFS mount: global# newfs /dev/rdsk/c1t0d0s0 global# zonecfg -z my-zone zonecfg:my-zone> add fs zonecfg:my-zone:fs> set dir=/usr/mystuff zonecfg:my-zone:fs> set special=/dev/dsk/c1t0d0s0 zonecfg:my-zone:fs> set raw=/dev/rdsk/c1t0d0s0 zonecfg:my-zone:fs> …

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