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Solaris Online Training
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Introduction to UNIX

  • The history of UNIX
  • Kernel
  • Shell
  • File System
  • The network
  • Distributed processing

Client /Server Model

  • Time sharing vs. Central vs. Distributed
  • Configurations

Installing the Operating System

  • Introduction
  • Client /Server relationship
  • Solaris Installation Options
  • Hardware Requirements
  • Installation
  • Booting with the DVD
  • Configuring the workstation
  • File Systems
  • The final states
  • The root password

The Boot Process

  • SPARC bootstrap procedure
  • /sbin /init Process

The Contract Filesystem

  • shutdown command
  • init command
  • halt command
  • reboot command

Re configuring the Kernel

  • The kernel
  • /kernel directory
  • /platform directory
  • /us r/kernel directory
  • /etc /system file
  • Kernel parameters

Device Configuration and Naming

  • About device drivers
  • physical device names
  • logical device names
  • instance device names
  • dmesg command
  • format command
  • prtconf command

Configuring a Local File System

  • Disk terminology
  • Disk slices
  • format Utility
  • partition menu
  • Viewing the VTOC
  • mounting a file system

Configuring a Network File System

  • About NFS
  • NFS Server tasks
  • sharing and unsharing the file system
  • NFS Server daemons
  • NFS Client tasks
  • mounting and unmounting
  • NFS Client daemons

Configuring the Auto mounter

  • The Automounter
  • The automount command
  • The autofs filesystem
  • The automountd daemon
  • Master map
  • Direct map
  • Indirect map

Volume Manager

  • Volume management
  • Access to diskettes
  • Access to DVDs and CDs
  • The vold daemon
  • The /etc/ vold.conf file

Backup and Recovery

  • Backups
  • The ufsdump command
  • Incremental backups
  • The ufsrestore command
  • Other archiving commands

Software Administration

  • Software administration
  • How is a package added?
  • Verification of a package
  • How to remove a package

Device Administration

  • Peripherals
  • Adding a new device
  • Setting up terminals
  • Setting up terminals with Solstice AdminSuite
  • The sacadm command
  • The ttyadm command
  • The pmadm command

User Administration

  • Structure of a user account
  • Where user accounts live
  • Managing user and group accounts with the shell command line
  • Managing user and group accounts With the SMC CGI
  • Shell initialization files


  • Common sense rules to security
  • Restricted shells
  • User status
  • Restricted root access
  • The /etc /default /su file
  • Automated Security Enhancement Tool
  • ASET security
  • ASET tasks
  • ASET reports
  • ASET master files
  • The aset command

Name Services

  • The Domain Name Service
  • What is the Network Information Service?
  • NIS maps
  • What is NIS?

Setting up NIS

  • Setting up the NIS root master
  • Setting up a NIS client
  • Setting up an LDAP client

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