Sun N1 System Manager 1.3 Operating System Provisioning Guide

Best Practices for Modifying Default OS Profiles

To provision servers other than Sun Fire V20z servers, you need to modify the default profile, create a new OS profile, or clone an existing OS profile and customize the parameter settings. Each server at your site with different hardware and provisioning requirements requires the creation of a customized OS profile.

The browser interface provides a wizard for creating new OS profiles to limit the complexity of this operation. See To Create an OS Profile for instructions.

Some best practices for modifying default OS profiles are: