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|Solaris Containers: Resource Management and Solaris Zones Developer's Guide|
The Solaris Containers: Resource Management and Solaris Zones Developer's Guide describes how to write applications that partition and manage system resources and discusses which APIs to use. This book provides programming examples and a discussion of programming issues to consider when writing an application.
This book is for application developers and ISVs who write applications that control or monitor the Solaris Operating System resources.
For a detailed overview of resource management, see the System Administration Guide: Solaris Containers-Resource Management and Solaris Zones.
This guide is organized as follows:
Chapter 1, Resource Management in the Solaris Operating System introduces the Solaris 10 Resource Manager product.
Chapter 2, Projects and Tasks provides information about the projects and tasks facilities.
Chapter 3, Using the C Interface to Extended Accounting describes the C interface to the extended accounting facility.
Chapter 4, Using the Perl Interface to Extended Accounting describes the Perl interface to the extended accounting facility.
Chapter 5, Resource Controls discusses resource controls and their use.
Chapter 6, Dynamic Resource Pools covers dynamic resource pools.
Chapter 7, Design Considerations for Resource Management Applications in Solaris Zones describes the precautions that need to be taken for applications to work in Solaris zones.
Chapter 8, Configuration Examples provides configuration examples for the /etc/project file.
The following table describes the typographic changes that are used in this book.
Table P-1 Typographic Conventions
The following table shows the default system prompt and superuser prompt for the C shell, Bourne shell, and Korn shell.
Table P-2 Shell Prompts