Sun E 10000 scripted shutdown


 
Thread Tools Search this Thread
Top Forums UNIX for Dummies Questions & Answers Sun E 10000 scripted shutdown
# 1  
Old 02-06-2001
Howdy all. I am trying to configure a command file to be executed from a Sparc station to an E10000 to shut down at the same time. I do not have the hardware in which to actively test the script, but I do need some guidance, and Sun's documention on the E10000 leaves alot to be desired.

Here is what I have so far. The normal shutdown script for the Sun Control terminal is shutdown -y -g0 -10 (solaris 7). I am not familiar with the E10000's role in general (does it have its own user interface, or is control done though a proprietary interface, etc.) Will an E10000 be shutdown when the control terminal is shutdown, or does it need the script I have written below:

#Script remotely executes shutdown command

rsh -n -l root server2 /usr/sbin/shutdown -y -g 60 -i 0

#root is the logon user account this machine is using to #log onto the remote server
#called server2

#the remote command executed is "shutdown" with the #appropriate switches for
#Solaris.

The root account on the control terminal will be trusted.
I have dicussed this with a few other people, and they mentioned something about a "power" command to be included, but I can find nothing on that command besides power management.

Thoughts, opinions?

Thanx

Redfoot

# 2  
Old 02-06-2001
When I want to shutdown remote machines, I normally SSH or TELNET to the machine and issue the shutdown command. Running R* commands are considered pretty risky, from a security point of view and we always disable all R* commands. Of course SSH is more secure than TELNET, so you might consider installing SSH if you need a more secure method than TELNET.

On the otherhand, your RSH method will work, if you set it up properly, it is not the way I would do it, simply because I always disable these.

[Edited by Neo on 02-06-2001 at 04:23 PM]
 
Login or Register to Ask a Question

Previous Thread | Next Thread

10 More Discussions You Might Find Interesting

1. Shell Programming and Scripting

How to for awk print divide value more than 10000?

I have a text file with data in the following format. 042240.Thor!Loki: Asgard>Seus>/usr/Valhalla/Niflheim/Asgardianos/Seus.ec@266:Service Success => Diff time: 25689 msec, Energy loss = 212, Subr = 6969] 042240.Thor!Cap: Asgard>Hera>/usr/Valhalla/Niflheim/Asgardianos/Hera.ec@252:Begin call... (1 Reply)
Discussion started by: ooilinlove
1 Replies

2. Shell Programming and Scripting

Scripted change of Oracle password on expiry

Hi All, I want to write a shell script to change the password on list of database servers, please guide me how do I achieve this. Please see below sample, how it is asking while manually changing the password, sqlplus test@oracle SQL*Plus: Release 9.2.0.2.0 - Production on Thu Jun 16... (4 Replies)
Discussion started by: gr8_usk
4 Replies

3. UNIX for Dummies Questions & Answers

Merge files into groups of 10000

Hi Guys, First post! I've seen a few options but dont know the most efficient: I have a directory with a 150,000+ text files in it I want to merge them into files contain 10,000 files with a carriage return in between. Thanks P The following is an example but doesnt limit the... (2 Replies)
Discussion started by: peh
2 Replies

4. Solaris

Sun StorageTek 2540 - shutdown matrix

Hi, I have a simple question on how to correctly disable the matrix? Looking for the Common Array Manager and I do not see this option... Thank for help (3 Replies)
Discussion started by: bieszczaders
3 Replies

5. UNIX for Dummies Questions & Answers

script to add 10000 users

Hi All i have written the script to add 10000 users, when i execute the script it had no errors ,but the script is not adding the users. pls correct me. i want it using while loop #!bin/sh count=0 while do useradd username$count count=`expr $count + 1` done ~ (2 Replies)
Discussion started by: kalyankalyan
2 Replies

6. UNIX for Dummies Questions & Answers

Script to force Oracle database shutdown when shutdown immediate does not work

I have Oracle 9i R2 on AIX 5.2. My Database is running in shared server mode (MTS). Sometimes when I shutdown the database it shutsdown cleanly in 4-5 mints and sometimes it takes good 15-20 minutes and then I get some ora-600 errors and only way to shutdown is by opening another session and... (7 Replies)
Discussion started by: aixhp
7 Replies

7. Solaris

Shutdown the package in SUN cluster

Hi, I have a SUN cluster system. I want to know what script do when the SUN cluster shutdown the package as I may need to modify it ?? Where can I find out this information in the system?? In which directory and log file ??? Any suggestion ??? (5 Replies)
Discussion started by: chuikingman
5 Replies

8. Shell Programming and Scripting

Shell Scripted Document Management System

Over the past 4 -5 years, I have cobbled together a rudimentary 'Document Management System' for a school district I support using Linux Bash Shell scripts.. The purpose of the scripting was to supplement features of a Job Applicant Center that had very simplistic methods of handle file... (1 Reply)
Discussion started by: rmuledeer
1 Replies

9. Shell Programming and Scripting

Scripted passwd but it won't really be quiet!

First off, sorry if this is in the wrong forum. I have made a script that will always set the password back to a specified value when I log in as root, this is because for testing purposes I regularly change it as I'm logged in..but this isn't the point. The thing that's bothering me is that... (3 Replies)
Discussion started by: Tyralia
3 Replies

10. Shell Programming and Scripting

diffrent results between command line and scripted grep

When I type a command at the command line it supplies one result and the exact same command in a script egrep '^01|^02|^03|^04' file > fileout count = 29353 same count in the script yields a count of 23492 is there any reason this could be happening. (1 Reply)
Discussion started by: r1500
1 Replies
Login or Register to Ask a Question

Featured Tech Videos