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Booting and Shutting Down Oracle Solaris 11.1 Systems is part of a documentation set that provides a significant portion of the Oracle Solaris system administration information. This guide contains information about booting both SPARC and x86 based systems. Any information in this guide that applies only to SPARC or x86 based systems is identified as such.
This book assumes you have completed the following tasks:
Installed Oracle Solaris
Set up all of the networking software that you plan to use
New Oracle Solaris features that might be interesting 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 OS: Hardware Compatibility Lists. This document cites any implementation differences between the platform types.
For supported systems, see the Oracle Solaris OS: Hardware Compatibility Lists.
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.
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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 UNIX system prompts and superuser prompts for shells that are included in the Oracle Solaris OS. In command examples, the shell prompt indicates whether the command should be executed by a regular user or a user with privileges.
Table P-2 Shell Prompts