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This guide covers the Oracle Solaris Legacy Containers product features Oracle Solaris 8 Containers 1.0.1 and Oracle Solaris 8 Containers 1.0 products for SPARC machines. To use either version, you must install the correct Oracle Solaris 10 release, as described in this document, and set up any networking software that you plan to use.
For additional information not in this guide, also refer to the System Administration Guide: Oracle Solaris Containers-Resource Management and Oracle Solaris Zones. That book provides a complete overview of zones and branded zones. See General Zones Concepts for specific topics you might need to review.
This book is intended for anyone responsible for administering one or more systems that run the Solaris 10 release. To use this book, you should have at least 1 to 2 years of UNIX system administration experience.
Here is a list of the topics that are covered by the volumes of the System Administration Guides.
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The following table describes the typographic conventions that are used in this book.
Table P-1 Typographic Conventions
The following table shows the default UNIX system prompt and superuser prompt for shells that are included in the Oracle Solaris OS. Note that the default system prompt that is displayed in command examples varies, depending on the Oracle Solaris release.
Table P-2 Shell Prompts