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How to Install TOP package in Solaris 10

Step-1: PreRequisites For installation of top, download the following package. # wget http://www.sunfreeware.com/sparc/10/top-3.6.1-sol10-sparc-local.gz Step-2: Extract Zip File Extract top package using below command. # gunzip top-3.6.1-sol10-sparc-local.gz Step-3: Installation Install and configure top package as given below: # pkgadd -d top-3.6.1-sol10-sparc-local The following packages are available: 1 SMCtop top (sparc) 3.6.1 Select package(s) you wish to […]

How to Install Raid 1 in Solaris 10

# format Searching for disks…done AVAILABLE DISK SELECTIONS: 0. c1t0d0 /pci@1f,0/pci@1/scsi@8/sd@0,0 1. c1t1d0 /pci@1f,0/pci@1/scsi@8/sd@1,0 Specify disk (enter its number): ^Z # prtvtoc /dev/dsk/c1t0d0s2 > c1t0d0s2.vtoc # fmthard -s c1t0d0s2.vtoc /dev/rdsk/c1t1d0s2 # df -kh # metadb -a -c 3 -f c1t0d0s7 c1t1d0s7 # umount /export/home # metadb -a -c 3 -f c1t0d0s7 c1t1d0s7 # umount /export/home0 […]

How to Install TightVNC viewer in Linux

Introduction TightVNC is a cross-platform free and open-source remote desktop software application. Step 1: xStartup Installation In order to install TightVNC, first install “X Window System” as prerequisites. # yum groupinstall “X Window System” “Desktop” # yum -y install tigervnc-server xorg-x11-fonts-Type1 Step 2: Configuration Edit the TightVNC configuration file and set the geometry according to […]

Prometheus: Solve montoring in the cloud

Hundreds of companies are now using the open-source Prometheus monitoring solution in production, across telecommunications and cloud providers across video streaming and databases. In the run-up to CloudNativeCon + KubeCon Europe 2017, which takes place in Berlin from March 29 to 30, we spoke with Brian Brazil, the founder of Robust Perception, and one of […]

How to create IPMP in Solaris 11

Introduction This article is aimed to give a walk through of how to create a Ldom in SUN/SPARC M6-32 machines. It provides a complete step to step procedure from scratch to the end. Pre-requisites Following steps should be taken care of before creating a Logical Domain. # ipadm NAME CLASS/TYPE STATE UNDER ADDR lo0 loopback […]

Red Hat CloudForms 4.2 Improves Hybrid Cloud Management

Red Hat is upgrading its CloudForms hybrid cloud management platform with the new version 4.2, providing users with enhanced functionality. CloudForms allows the organization to manage multiple types of cloud deployments, including private and public clouds, as well as container platforms. The CloudForms version 4.2 is based on the open source version ManageIQ Euwe which […]

What is OpenStack?

OpenStack is an open source cloud platform but that’s not all that OpenStack is. In a session at the OpenStack Summit here, Thierry Carrez, Director of Engineering, detailed a broader view of what the entity known as OpenStack is really all about – and it is much more than just the cloud. For Carrez, OpenStack’s […]

Pokemon on Linux Systems

Trend Micro Researchers have an insidious new rootkit discovered family to Pokemon character Umbreon names that it remotely targeted devices could be controlled hackers. The rootkit is designed to Linux systems are designed – with Intel and ARM chips – which means it could be used to access embedded computing devices , wrote senior threat […]