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Old 03-28-2002
Question How to configure the network at Sun Solaris

Can anybody help me on how to configure the network in Sun Solaris. This is my first time to touch sun system please help!!!Smilie Smilie
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Old 03-28-2002
U can use ifconfig to configure the network

man ifconfig on how to use ...

Basic things to do
1) ifconfig down
2) ifconfig <net-int> <ip>
3) Modify /etc/hosts to reflect the ip-address for the host
4) Put the defaultrouter in /etc/defaultrouter
5) Add static route usig the route command
6) ifconfig up

The above commands may not be correct .

U will not have to rebbot after doing this procedures .


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Old 03-28-2002
I strongly suggest you to check this two webpages:



First of all check the 1.) first webpage. Its containing very new and well understand of Network structures in Solaris. If you still unable to get what you want.. Check or search the googles for more ideas. Post back if this doesnt help...
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