Excellent Boot Process Explanation

Please follow this, very nice explanation of boot process: http://technochords.com/linux-booting-process-6-steps/

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Solaris – SAN easy way

Hey Everyone, I know sometime it seems a bit difficult to assign LUN’s to Solaris, here are my goto Steps: 1: Verify HBA port info to ensure assignment is correct: # fcinfo hba-port -l 2:  find LUN stmsboot –u 3: Format LUN ‘fdisk’ and ‘label’ 4: Put the device names (ending with s2) into /etc/lvm/md.tab… Continue reading Solaris – SAN easy way

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Learn Chef

Great place to Start: https://learn.chef.io/learn-the-basics/ubuntu/

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Solaris Root mirroring Easy way

Hey Everyone, Something from my old notes: Root mirroring in Solaris: Root Mirroring Root disk – c5t500000E010F08540d0 Mirror disk – c5t500000E010EFE890d0 Transfer the partition table prtvtoc /dev/rdsk/c5t500000E010F08540d0s2 | fmthard -s – /dev/rdsk/c5t500000E010EFE890d0s2 Creation of meta databases metadb -c 2 -a -f /dev/dsk/c5t500000E010F08540d0s7 /dev/dsk/c5t500000E010EFE890d0s7 Initialising the meta devices metainit -f d10 1 1 c5t500000E010F08540d0s0 metainit d20… Continue reading Solaris Root mirroring Easy way

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