Oracle Solaris is designed to run continuously, so that electronic mail and network resources are available to users. This chapter provides guidelines for shutting down and booting a system.
The following is a list of the information that in this chapter:
For an overview of all of the boot features and methods that are available in the Oracle Solaris release, see Chapter 9, Shutting Down and Booting a System (Overview).
For instructions on booting a system, see Chapter 12, Booting an Oracle Solaris System (Tasks).