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Posted By Stellaman1977
Hi. I had the same problem and this solution was...
Hi. I had the same problem and this solution was really helpful. However, I was able to do this without an installation CD. From the login screen, I did a STOP A then boot into failsafe modeboot...
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Posted By Stellaman1977
Thanks.. Not the code tags though- I was able to...
Thanks.. Not the code tags though- I was able to do those. I meant the thread tags. It looks like someone put them in for me- format (https://www.unix.com/tags/format.html), formatting...
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Posted By Stellaman1977
Formatting Question
Good Morning-


I've been cloning a Solaris 9 SPARC machine using ufsrestoreand have successfully restored drive 0. Now I'm trying to set up the mirror drive. To label and format the new drive,...
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Posted By Stellaman1977
Thanks!!! This one worked: pkgadd -d...
Thanks!!! This one worked:
pkgadd -d /Recovery/CloneDrivers
It then asked which package I wanted to install (and that all three is the default. Interesting, last year when we hammered out this...
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Posted By Stellaman1977
Pkgadd issue
Good Afternoon,
I have 3 video driver packages in a directory that need to be installed. on a SunBlade 2500 running Solaris9. When I try running pkgadd -d /Recovery/CloneDrivers/SUNWpfbcf for...
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Posted By Stellaman1977
.. I went ahead and did it. It worked and I'm...
.. I went ahead and did it. It worked and I'm proceeding...
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Posted By Stellaman1977
Thanks.. Yes I was reading the man after I...
Thanks.. Yes I was reading the man after I replied and realized 'uname -i' was correct and 0 is the right slice. (Should have thought to check that sooner- sorry)
To be clear, I'm supposed to...
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Posted By Stellaman1977
Thanks.. I've proceeded further along but have...
Thanks.. I've proceeded further along but have finally hit a snag.



I was unable to install boot blocks using this: # installboot /usr/platform/`uname -i`/lib/fs/ufs/bootblk...
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Posted By Stellaman1977
Thanks.. Does that mean I should remove it? Or...
Thanks.. Does that mean I should remove it? Or can I just leave it on the root as well as the other slices?
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Posted By Stellaman1977
Ufsrestore on Solaris 9
Good Morning,


I'm running through a Solaris 9 ufsrestore process on a Sunblade 2500 that folks here helped me write a year ago. Here: https://www.unix.com/303011447-post11.html


Hicksd8...
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Posted By Stellaman1977
Thanks again for the help!
Thanks again for the help!
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Posted By Stellaman1977
Thanks. Haven't tried that yet because I made...
Thanks. Haven't tried that yet because I made progress..


After trying all of my opened ROMs that are dated 8/03, 12/03, and 4/04, the 4/04 Operating environment gave me the Can't read disk...
1,134
Posted By Stellaman1977
Thanks.. printenvdid show auto-boot? true true ...
Thanks.. printenvdid show auto-boot? true true I then changed it to false and it says auto-boot? false true




Ok thank you... I did not know there were two different processors.


So...
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Posted By Stellaman1977
I get setenv: command not found though it does...
I get setenv: command not found
though it does appear inman page
Same situation for boot When I'm in the terminal window. Only after I init 0, am I able to even runboot cdrom-s

Note: the hard...
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Posted By Stellaman1977
Sorry I left stuff out.. Solaris 9 on a Sun...
Sorry I left stuff out.. Solaris 9 on a Sun SunBlade 2500 Sparc.

--- Post updated at 08:42 AM ---



The CDs I've tried are originals. I've tried the Operating Environment and the "Software...
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Posted By Stellaman1977
Cannot boot cdrom -s
Good Afternoon,

I'm trying to boot from cdrom so I:

bash-2.05# init 0
{1} ok boot cdrom -s and I get:
Rebooting with command: boot cdrom -s
Boot Device: /pci@1e,600000/ide@d/cdrom@2,0:f File...
1,209
Posted By Stellaman1977
OK, I ran the commands and the user was able to...
OK, I ran the commands and the user was able to log in successfully after the uid change. He also looked around his files on the NAS and Thanks! Though I now noticed that while his uid matches...
1,209
Posted By Stellaman1977
Thanks. Haven't tried this one yet.. Being...
Thanks. Haven't tried this one yet.. Being overly cautious so I wanted to ask- Is this the cause of the login issue I was having when I changed the uid before or could it be something else? Many...
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Posted By Stellaman1977
Just to confirm- is this the best way to change...
Just to confirm- is this the best way to change someone's uid? (what I said in #12) I don't want to break the account.
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Posted By Stellaman1977
So, To change user jsmith from being...
So,

To change user jsmith from being user 67123 to 1012:
usermod -u 1012 jsmith
find /home/jsmith -user 67123 -exec chown -h 1012 {} +
I think I like this (find) one because it...
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Posted By Stellaman1977
Thanks- I checked machine 1 only (since I have 2...
Thanks- I checked machine 1 only (since I have 2 shut down right now) /etc/mttab shows nfs for the NAS mounts.

Its an Iomega StorCenter ix4-200d

I don't know if its intelligent enough to share...
1,209
Posted By Stellaman1977
Hmm- it was set up like that prior to my arrival-...
Hmm- it was set up like that prior to my arrival- possibly for years- I simply moved files from machine 1 to the NAS and then added symbolic links on both machines to the directories on the NAS.
...
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Posted By Stellaman1977
Solaris 9 Home Directory, Two Machines Sharing a NAS
Good Morning,


I have 2 Solaris 9 machines sharing a NAS, and need to have users to be able to log in from the 2nd machine and get to all of their files on the NAS that were created on the 1st...
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Posted By Stellaman1977
I just tried to rename the file and got an error-...
I just tried to rename the file and got an error- Cannot access
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Posted By Stellaman1977
Nautilus Issue
Good Morning,


I have a file in the
/.nautilus/thumbnails
folder that I am unable to move between two NASs. My script copies it from the Sun machine to a NAS, but the name gets truncated to...
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