This Sun Fire X4140, X4240, and X4440 Servers Operating System Installation Guide contains detailed procedures for bringing the server to a configurable, usable state. Operating system installation and initial software configuration are covered.
For a description of the document sets for the Sun Fire? X4140, X4240, and X4440 servers, see the Where To Find Documentation sheet that is packed with your system and also posted at the product’s documentation site:
Translated versions of some of these documents are available on 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.
Select a language from the drop-down list and navigate to the Sun Fire X4140, X4240 or X4440 server document collection using the Product category link. English documentation is revised more frequently and might be more up-to-date than the translated documentation. For all Sun documentation, go to the following URL:
For product updates that you can download for your server, please visit the download web site:
1. Browse to http://www.sun.com/download/
2. Locate the Hardware Drivers section.
3. Click X64 Servers and Workstations.
4. Click the link for Sun Fire X4140, X4240, or X4440.
The site contains updates for firmware and drivers, as well as CD-ROM ISO images.
This document might not contain information about basic UNIX® commands and procedures such as shutting down the system, booting the system, and configuring devices. Refer to the following for this information:
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Sun Fire X4140, X4240, and X4440 Servers Operating System Installation Guide, 820-2397-15