System Administration Guide: Virtualization Using the Solaris Operating System

ProcedureHow to Complete the Solaris DomU sysidcfg Configuration

  1. After the domain is created, the sysidcfg is initiated and you are prompted to answer a series of questions. Your screen will look similar to this:

    SunOS Release 5.11 Version 64-bit
    Copyright 1983-2007 Sun Microsystems, Inc.  All rights reserved.
    Use is subject to license terms.
    Hostname: my-zone
    Loading smf(5) service descriptions: 114/114
    Select a Language
       1. English
       2. French
       3. German
       4. Italian
       5. Japanese
       6. Korean
       7. Simplified Chinese
       8. Spanish
       9. Swedish
      10. Traditional Chinese
    Please make a choice (1 - 10), or press h or ? for help:
    What type of terminal are you using?
          1) ANSI Standard CRT
          2) DEC VT52
          3) DEC VT100
          4) Heathkit 19
          5) Lear Siegler ADM31
          6) PC Console
          7) Sun Command Tool
          8) Sun Workstation
          9) Televideo 910
          10) Televideo 925
          11) Wyse Model 50
          12) X Terminal Emulator (xterms)
          13) CDE Terminal Emulator (dtterm)
          14) Other
    Type the number of your choice and press Return:

    For more information on the sysidcfg file, see the sysidcfg(4) man page. For an example sysidcfg file, see Understanding the Solaris xVM Server Architecture, Part No 820-3089-102.