Solaris 10 What's New

Solaris Service Manager

Introduced in the Solaris Express 10/04 release and enhanced in the Solaris 10 3/05 release, the Solaris Service Manager provides an infrastructure that augments the traditional UNIX startup scripts, init run levels, and configuration files. This infrastructure provides the following functions:

See Chapter 9, “Managing Services (Overview),” in the System Administration Guide: Basic Administration for more information about this infrastructure. An overview of the infrastructure can be found in the smf(5) man page.