System Administration Guide: Basic Administration

ProcedureHow to Show Which Services a Service Is Dependent On

This procedure shows how to determine which services a specified service instance is dependent on.

  1. Display the service dependencies.

    % svcs -d FMRI

Example 17–6 Displaying the Service Instances That the Multiuser Milestone Is Dependent On

The following example shows the services instances that the multiuser milestone is dependent on.

% svcs -d milestone/multi-user:default
STATE          STIME    FMRI
disabled       Aug_24   svc:/platform/sun4u/sf880drd:default
online         Aug_24   svc:/milestone/single-user:default
online         Aug_24   svc:/system/utmp:default
online         Aug_24   svc:/system/system-log:default
online         Aug_24   svc:/system/system-log:default
online         Aug_24   svc:/system/rmtmpfiles:default
online         Aug_24   svc:/network/rpc/bind:default
online         Aug_24   svc:/milestone/name-services:default
online         Aug_24   svc:/system/filesystem/local:default
online         Aug_24   svc:/system/mdmonitor:default