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System Administration Guide: Devices and File Systems is part of a set that includes a significant part of the Oracle Solaris system administration information. This guide contains information for both SPARC based and x86 based systems.
This book assumes you have completed the following tasks:
Installed the Oracle Solaris 11 Operating System
Set up all the networking software that you plan to use
For the Oracle Solaris 11 releases, new features of interest to system administrators are covered in sections called What's New in ... ? in the appropriate chapters.
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 Hardware Compatibility List at http://www.oracle.com/webfolder/technetwork/hcl/index.html. This document cites any implementation differences between the platform types.
This book is intended for anyone responsible for administering one or more systems running the Oracle Solaris 11 release. To use this book, you should have 1–2 years of UNIX system administration experience. Attending UNIX system administration training courses 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 used in this book.
Table P-1 Typographic Conventions
The following table shows the default system prompt and superuser (or administrative) prompt for the C shell, Bourne shell, and Korn shell.
Table P-2 Shell Prompts