Solaris : how to truncate the wtmpx file

Many a times, we observe that it takes too much time to login into the server. Most of the time the reason being, the wtmpx file is growing, filling up the /var partition (often part of the root partition). In extreme cases, it may even prevent the … [Read more]

How to set OBP Variables from the ALOM/ILOM

It's handy to be able to set various OpenBoot variables from the System Processor (ALOM or ILOM) since sometimes it isn't possible to reach the OBP.From the ILOM Syntax to set any OBP variable from ILOM is as follows : -> set /HOST/bootmode … [Read more]