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System Administration Guide: Security Services is part of a multivolume set that covers a significant part of the Oracle Solaris operating system (Oracle Solaris) administration information. This book assumes that you have already installed the current release, and you have set up any networking software that you plan to use. The Oracle Solaris operating system is part of the Oracle Solaris product family, which includes many features, such as Oracle Solaris Secure Shell.
Note - This Oracle Solaris release supports systems that use the SPARC and x86 families of processor architectures. The supported systems appear in the Oracle Solaris OS: Hardware Compatibility Lists. This document cites any implementation differences between the platform types.
In this document, these x86 related terms mean the following:
x86 refers to the larger family of 64-bit and 32-bit x86 compatible products.
x64 relates specifically to 64-bit x86 compatible CPUs.
32-bit x86 points out specific 32-bit information about x86 based systems.
For supported systems, see the Oracle Solaris OS: Hardware Compatibility Lists.
This book is intended for anyone who is responsible for administering one or more systems that run Oracle Solaris. To use this book, you should have more than two years of UNIX system administration experience. Attending training courses in UNIX system administration might be helpful.
Here is a list of the topics that are covered by 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