JavaScript is required to for searching.
Skip Navigation Links
Exit Print View
Oracle Solaris Cluster Geographic Edition Data Replication Guide for Oracle Solaris Availability Suite     Oracle Solaris Cluster 4.0
search filter icon
search icon

Document Information


1.  Replicating Data With the Availability Suite Feature of Oracle Solaris

2.  Administering Availability Suite Protection Groups

3.  Migrating Services That Use Availability Suite Data Replication

A.  Geographic Edition Properties for Availability Suite



Oracle Solaris Cluster Geographic Edition Data Replication Guide for Sun StorageTek Availability Suite provides procedures for administering the Availability Suite data replication feature of Oracle Solaris with Oracle Solaris Cluster Geographic Edition software. This document is intended for experienced system administrators with extensive knowledge of Oracle software and hardware. This document is not to be used as a planning or presales guide.

The instructions in this book assume knowledge of the Oracle Solaris Operating System (Solaris OS) and expertise with Oracle Solaris Cluster software and with the volume manager software that is used with Oracle Solaris Cluster software.

Using UNIX Commands

This document contains information about commands that are used to install, configure, or administer a Geographic Edition configuration. This document might not contain complete information on basic UNIX commands and procedures such as shutting down the system, booting the system, and configuring devices.

See one or more of the following sources for this information:

Typographic Conventions

The following table describes the typographic conventions that are used in this book.

Table P-1 Typographic Conventions

The names of commands, files, and directories, and onscreen computer output
Edit your .login file.

Use ls -a to list all files.

machine_name% you have mail.

What you type, contrasted with onscreen computer output
machine_name% su


Placeholder: replace with a real name or value
The command to remove a file is rm filename.
Book titles, new terms, and terms to be emphasized
Read Chapter 6 in the User's Guide.

A cache is a copy that is stored locally.

Do not save the file.

Note: Some emphasized items appear bold online.

Shell Prompts in Command Examples

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

Bash shell, Korn shell, and Bourne shell
Bash shell, Korn shell, and Bourne shell for superuser
C shell
C shell for superuser

Related Documentation

Information about related Geographic Edition topics is available in the documentation that is listed in the following table.

Command and function references
Data Replication
System administration

Information about related Oracle Solaris Cluster topics is available in the documentation that is listed in the following table.

Hardware installation and administration
Oracle Solaris Cluster 4.0 Hardware Administration Manual

Individual hardware administration guides

Software installation
Data service installation and administration
Data service development
System administration
Software upgrade
Error messages
Command and function references

Related Third-Party Web Site References

Third-party URLs are referenced in this document and provide additional, related information.

Note - Oracle is not responsible for the availability of third-party web sites mentioned in this document. Oracle does not endorse and is not responsible or liable for any content, advertising, products, or other materials that are available on or through such sites or resources. Oracle will not be responsible or liable for any actual or alleged damage or loss caused or alleged to be caused by or in connection with use of or reliance on any such content, goods, or services that are available on or through such sites or resources.

Access to Oracle Support

Oracle customers have access to electronic support through My Oracle Support. For information, visit or visit if you are hearing impaired.