Solaris Trusted Extensions Installation and Configuration for Solaris 10 11/06 and Solaris 10 8/07 Releases

ProcedureVerify That the Solaris Management Console Contains Trusted Extensions Information

Before You Begin

You must be logged in to an LDAP client in an administrative role, or as superuser. To make a system an LDAP client, see Make the Global Zone an LDAP Client in Trusted Extensions.

To use the LDAP toolbox, you must have completed Edit the LDAP Toolbox in the Solaris Management Console and Initialize the Solaris Management Console Server in Trusted Extensions.

  1. Start the Solaris Management Console.

    # /usr/sbin/smc &
  2. Open a Trusted Extensions toolbox.

    A Trusted Extensions toolbox has the value Policy=TSOL.

    • To check that local files can be accessed, open the This Computer (this-host: Scope=Files, Policy=TSOL) toolbox.

    • To check that databases on the LDAP server can be accessed, open the This Computer (this-host: Scope=LDAP, Policy=TSOL) toolbox.

  3. Under System Configuration, navigate to Computers and Networks, then Security Templates.

  4. Check that the correct templates and labels have been applied to the remote systems.


To troubleshoot LDAP configuration, see Chapter 13, LDAP Troubleshooting (Reference), in System Administration Guide: Naming and Directory Services (DNS, NIS, and LDAP).