We have already discussed on how to add an EMC storage to a Solaris box. Now we have a dead path on our system where the storage team has decommisioned. Here are the steps to follow on how to remove these dead paths from our system.
We have to patch a Sun V480 and during the pre-tasks we have to check on the console of the box. To our surprise (or not) the console is hung. We have to reset the Remote System Console (RSC) for to be able to use it again. Here are the simple guide on how to reset the RSC thru the OS.
An application user asks to kill all the processes under their application account. When you checked on the box itself you saw a lot of processes and killing them one by one would take forever.
Sometimes you don’t want to load CDs or DVDs, and as HDD space becomes cheaper and cheaper, we want our CDs copied on our Hard Drive. Below is how to do it on a Solaris machine: