The Sun Fire X2100 M2 Server Service Manual provides a detailed description of the hardware and software applications that support the Sun Fire X2100 M2 Server. This book is intended for system administrators, network administrators, and service technicians who have an understanding of server hardware and software.

How This Book Is Organized

Chapter 1 provides an overview of the Sun Fire X2100 M2 Server.

Chapter 2 contains information about troubleshooting the server.

Chapter 3 provides information about diagnostics.

Chapter 4 describes how to remove and replace components.

Appendix A contains information on system specifications.

Appendix B provides information on using the Sun Fire X2100 M2 Server Tools and Drivers CD.

Appendix C describes how to instructions on install the server into a rack with optional slide rails.

Typographic Conventions

Table with descriptions and examples of the typographic conventions that are used in this book.





The names of commands, files, and directories; onscreen computer output

Edit your.login file.

Use ls -a to list all files.

% You have mail.


What you type, when contrasted with onscreen computer output

% su



Book titles, new words or terms, words to be emphasized. Replace command-line variables with real names or values.

Read Chapter 6 in the User's Guide.

These are called class options.

You must be superuser to do this.

To delete a file, type rm filename.

Related Documentation

For a description of the document set for the Sun Fire X2100 M2 server, see the Where To Find Documentation sheet that is packed with your system and also posted at the product's documentation site. See the following URL:

Translated versions of some of these documents are available at the web site described above in French, Simplified Chinese, Traditional Chinese, Korean, and Japanese. English documentation is revised more frequently and might be more up-to-date than the translated documentation.

For all Sun hardware documentation, see the following URL:

For Solaris and other software documentation, see the following URL:

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