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Adding periodical ZFS snapshots as SMF service (svc) in OmnioOS Community Edition

I'm very much a novice and an amateur when it comes to Solaris-based operating systems, but I've played around with both Solaris and OpenIndiana. Anyway, I'm currently toying with OmniOS Community ...
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What dictates smf service maintenance mode?

I have smartos machines running a custom application as an smf service (a circonus monitoring agent). On some of these machines the agent errors when starting and gets stuck in a restart loop ...
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Solaris: is possible to permit root login on some terms?

I have a server with some serial ports. One is /dev/console, another is /dev/term/b(the ttyS1 under linux and the COM2 under dos). I want root to login under /dev/term/b but.. myserver termb login: ...
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Solaris and smf: how to do a rc.local shutdown with smf?

With the old good SystemV scripts, if I want something before shutdown, I put a script like this in /etc/rc0.d/ K400rc.local.shutdown.sh And I edit it and put my commands which I want to run before ...
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Solaris 11 manifest-import does not automatically import my manifest

I have a manifest XML file. When I copy my XML to /var/svc/manifest/ and restart manifest-import service sudo svcadm restart svc:/system/manifest-import, the service does not appear in my service list....
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Solaris 11: two manifest for service! I want one

I import a rc.local become a SVC service Procedure work but.. I see two manifest! svcs -l svc:/site/rclocal:default fmri svc:/site/rclocal:default name Run-once service enabled ...
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Solaris 11 ipfilter service stops on physical link down

I have a Solaris 11 host with multiple network interfaces, and configured IPFilter to do some NAT works; however every time a physical link down, the ipfilter service becomes disabled; even if the ...
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Solaris SMF vs Linux Upstart [closed]

I'm in the process of learning Upstart after first having learned SMF. Naturally I'm assuming that they fulfill the same purpose but I'm aware that this is where I'm wrong. Ideally I was hoping ...
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How to disable a daemon process on RHEL 6.3 like SMF does on Solaris

This problem has been bugging me for a while, we have a program running on Solaris, which managed as a service well by SMF, can be enabled/disabled very easily. Now, according to our market, we would ...
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Solaris 11.1 and ipfilter

I'm trying to get IP Filter to work on Solaris 11.1. I'm following the official Solaris 11.1 guide. When the host is booted it doesn't pick up the ipf.conf that I expect. Here's the contents of ...
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Solaris service status and dependencies

I'm creating service manifests for MySQL and a WebLogic service that depends on the MySQL service. I want all of them to use the management model "wait" (run a process in the foreground). I have some ...
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Is there a graphical front end to the Solaris Service Management Facility?

I have a few service errors at startup on an opensolaris installation that I keep put off fixing since I would need to figure out the line commands again. Is there an easier to use front end?
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