list of important config files in solaris 10

Thread Tools Search this Thread
Top Forums UNIX for Dummies Questions & Answers list of important config files in solaris 10
# 1  
Old 03-05-2012
list of important config files in solaris 10

Hi all,

I am going to reitre one solaris 10 server soon.
What are the important config files to backup in case if i want to check how this system was setup (need list in general) ?
Thanks! in advance
# 2  
Old 03-05-2012
How big is this thing?

Can't you just ufsdump each filesystem and park it somewhere on another system just for future reference? What if some stupid user doesn't realise they need their data until a year has gone by?
Login or Register to Ask a Question

Previous Thread | Next Thread

9 More Discussions You Might Find Interesting

1. Solaris

How do I list all the files in Solaris which are ^M chars in it?

How do I list all the files in Solaris which are ^M chars in it? Tried the below, which didnt help find . -type f -name "*" -exec file "{}" \; | grep -c CRLF find . | xargs grep -l "\^M" Thank you, Sunil Kumar (3 Replies)
Discussion started by: msgforsunil
3 Replies

2. Shell Programming and Scripting

List files which access before 2 hours in solaris

Hi Friends, I want to the list the files in the folder which was access before 2 hours in Solaris. Thanks in advance...... (3 Replies)
Discussion started by: natraj005
3 Replies

3. Solaris

Solaris config files syntax

I have recently been told that on a Solaris 10 system # means default settings, and that ## indicates a comment. Therefore, the following setting in the etc/default/login file #RETRIES=5 indicates that the number of failed login attempts allowed is 5. Is this true or false? Should... (5 Replies)
Discussion started by: jclarkaz
5 Replies

4. Shell Programming and Scripting

Shell script that will compare two config files and produce 2 outputs 1)actual config file 2)report

Hi I am new to shell scripting. There is a requirement to write a shell script to meet follwing needs.Prompt reply shall be highly appreciated. script that will compare two config files and produce 2 outputs - actual config file and a report indicating changes made. OS :Susi linux ver 10.3. ... (4 Replies)
Discussion started by: muraliinfy04
4 Replies

5. Shell Programming and Scripting

parsing config file to create new config files

Hi, I want to use a config file as the base file and parse over the values of country and city parameters in the config file and generate separate config files as explained below. I will be using the config file as mentioned below: (config.txt) country:a,b city:1,2 type:b1... (1 Reply)
Discussion started by: clazzic
1 Replies

6. Shell Programming and Scripting

Important finding --- find files greater than 1 MB

as we can find file greater than 1 MB with find command as: find /dir -name '*' -size +1M find /dir/* -name '*' -size +1M but wats its doing is , its finding files only in current directory not in sub-directories. i want files from sub-directories too. Please help... Thanx in... (3 Replies)
Discussion started by: manoj_dahiya22
3 Replies

7. Shell Programming and Scripting

important. select 10 files each time.

Suppose I have a unix file which contain a lost of 60 files like filename1 filename2 ... .. ... filename60 I want to write a unix script that will pick up first 10 files in first run 10-20 files in 2 run 20-30 files in 3 run 30-40 files in 4 run 40-50 files in 5 run 50-60 files in 6... (2 Replies)
Discussion started by: er_zeeshan05
2 Replies

8. UNIX for Dummies Questions & Answers

Important question about Solaris Installation.

Hello There , When i try to install Solaris 8 on my machine, at the Select Disk option, it present 4 pull down menu, each menu has four options, like Other, PRI DOS, Solaris, X86Boot. What is PRI DOS, X86Boot options ? Are these 4 menu are 4 diffirent partitions we can make in a hard disk ? ... (1 Reply)
Discussion started by: abidmalik
1 Replies

9. UNIX for Dummies Questions & Answers

How can I automatically find important files???

how can I automatically check if important files exist in a directory and if not, automatically put the important files where they are needed say, I want to put .bashrc and a dozen other important files like it into every user's directory, how can I do this??? how do I check every user's... (4 Replies)
Discussion started by: TRUEST
4 Replies
Login or Register to Ask a Question

Featured Tech Videos