Complete solutions for every Solaris OE sysadmin.
Step-by-step solutions for every key Solaris OE system administration task
From basic user administration to complex enterprise networking
Filesystems, kernels, shells, Internet/DNS, email, PPP, NIS, backup/restore, and much more
Extensive examples, sample output, and shell scripts
Includes coverage of Solaris 8 and 9 Operating Environments
You already have the man pages: what you need are the answers! With Solaris OE Boot Camp, the answers are right at your fingertips. Drawing on nearly 30 years of experience with Sun Microsystems hardware and software, David Rhodes and Dominic Butler walk you through every facet of Solaris OE system administration, from simple user management on standalone servers to building and managing a fully networked enterprise environment. Rhodes and Butler explain every task in detail-with sample commands, specific output, lists of impacted system files, and in some cases, complete shell scripts. Coverage includes:
Permissions & Security
Filesystems, including NFS, DFS & Autofs
Serial & SCSI Connections
Internet & DNS
Email Configuration & Management
PPP Remote Connections
Kernels & Patches
Naming Services & NIS
Time, Date, & NTP
And much more...
Whether you've been running the Solaris Operating Environment for a week or a decade, Solaris Operating Environment Boot Camp will help you do more, do it faster, and do it better!