Friday Jan 22, 2010
Wednesday Dec 23, 2009
Tuesday Oct 27, 2009
By BigAdmin team on Oct 27, 2009
With the Solaris Application Guarantee Program, Sun maintains binary compatibility between OS releases. With the Solaris 10 OS, Sun guarantees source code compatibility between SPARC and x86 processors, so applications can run across platforms with a simple recompile.
Monday Oct 12, 2009
Thursday Aug 13, 2009
By BigAdmin team on Aug 13, 2009
Tuesday Mar 31, 2009
By BigAdmin team on Mar 31, 2009
Here is a community-submitted procedure for installing the Solaris 9 9/04 OS from a flash archive onto a server dynamically, so the server is available during installation.
Tuesday Mar 17, 2009
By BigAdmin team on Mar 17, 2009
Here is advice on the correct way to use Solaris Live Upgrade to update from the Solaris 8 or 9 OS to the Solaris 10 OS. Sun engineer Enda O'Connor has revised the article to follow the latest developments.
Friday Mar 06, 2009
By BigAdmin team on Mar 06, 2009
Wondering how to move up to the Solaris 10 OS from earlier Solaris releases? Our BigAdmin resource center has lots of info for sys admins looking to upgrade, including tools, documentation, blogs, and support options.
Monday Oct 27, 2008
By BigAdmin team on Oct 27, 2008
Community-submitted article by Vincent Esposito. Find out how you can allow web applications to safely run scripts as root, using the Apache web server with the Solaris 9 or 10 OS and Solaris JumpStart.
Tuesday Oct 21, 2008
By BigAdmin team on Oct 21, 2008
This tech tip on the BigAdmin wiki explains a couple of the command-line options for "lsof" in the Solaris OS. The author also shows several examples of how "lsof" can be used in the "real world" (on Solaris versions from 8 onward).
Wednesday Oct 01, 2008
By BigAdmin team on Oct 01, 2008
Ever wonder if Sun Cluster software supports Solaris 8 and 9 Containers or Linux Containers? This FAQ describes three patches that support
lx branded zones. Also, there's a link to a blog that describes how Solaris Containers offer a phased approach to upgrading to the Solaris 10 OS.
Tuesday Sep 23, 2008
By BigAdmin team on Sep 23, 2008
Need to burn a lot of data, say, 4 Gbytes, to a DVD? This tech tip from the community offers a way to create an ISO file, and then burn the file to the DVD-RW drive (even though the
cdrw command suggests it handles only CDs).
Tuesday Sep 16, 2008
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Tuesday Aug 19, 2008
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