A beginners guide to Solaris Multipathing Software (MPxIO or STMS)

Oracle Solaris Storage Multipathing MPxIO provides multipath access to storage luns by grouping together the physical paths and presenting a single logical path. MPxIO can also be referred as STMS or SCSI_VHCI due to the commands used and logical device paths created. Configuration files For Solaris 10 and earlier /kernel/drv/fp.conf Fiber channel port configuration file (For Fiber Channel Devices)Seguir leyendo

How to configure link aggregation in Solaris 11

Link aggregation is logical grouping of multiple physical interfaces to get :1. Increased Bandwidth2. Automatic failover/failback and redundancy3. load balancing Pre-Requisites for aggregation There are 2 major requirements to configure a link aggregation :1. All the interfaces in an aggregation must run at same speed and in full-duplex mode.2. All the interfaces must have anSeguir leyendo

boot solaris 10 x86

http://download.oracle.com/technetwork/systems/opensparc/OpenSPARCT1_Arch.1.5.tar.bz2 https://wiki.qemu.org/Documentation/Platforms/SPARC#Compatibility qemu-w64-setup-20180430.exe http://tyom.blogspot.com/2016/10/qemu-sun4vniagara-target-went-public.html

iSCSI Security with CHAP

Posted on June 28, 2007 source: http://cuddletech.com/?p=382 The first line of defense in iSCSI deployments is to properly define and bind targets to a target portal group (TPG) via a tag on the target (TPGT). ACL’s then provide yet more security by not only restricting how you get to the target, but which initiators areSeguir leyendo

Solaris 10 password with no numeric or special characters.

This is not the best for security, but if you must……  # passwd userNew Password: simplepasswd: The password must contain at least 1 numeric or special character(s). Modify /etc/default/passwd and uncomment MINSPECIAL and set to 0: # vi /etc/default/passwd    #MINDIFF=3   #MINALPHA=2   #MINNONALPHA=1   #MINUPPER=0   #MINLOWER=0   #MAXREPEATS=0   MINSPECIAL=0   #MINDIGIT=0   #WHITESPACE=YES # passwd userNew Password: simpleRe-enter new Password: simplepasswd: password successfully changed forSeguir leyendo