On Solaris, what criteria needs to be met inorder for the page scan rate to increase. And when it does increase, if the the number of 'page outs' (from vmstat -s) does not rise, does this mean that the page scanner daemon is not finding any candidates (pages) to kick out.
I have a box running with a pagescan rate of 2000 during the online day, yet the number of page outs does not even make double figures.
This tech tip describes how to install the Solaris Operating System from a tape backup that was created using the Solaris flash archive utility. I have used this procedure on the Solaris 8 and 9 OS, and it shoudl also work well on the Solaris 10 rel…
Every server (virtual or physical) needs a console: and the console can be provided through hardware directly connected, software for remote connections, local connections, through a KVM, etc.
This document explains the different types of consol…
Learn how to find files with the shell using the find and locate commands.
Use locate to find a needle in a haystack.: With locate, check if the file still exists.: Use find to get the actual location of the file.: