The Sun Secure Global Desktop 4.4 Reference Manual is a comprehensive reference of the available settings and commands for controlling and configuring Sun Secure Global Desktop Software (SGD). This document is written for SGD Administrators.

How This Book Is Organized

Chapter 1 describes global settings which apply to all SGD servers in the array.

Chapter 2 describes server settings which apply to the specified SGD server in the array.

Chapter 3 describes the supported object types in SGD and their attributes. Usage details for setting attributes using the Administration Console are included, along with the equivalent SGD command line.

Chapter 4 describes the available SGD commands. Examples are included for each command.

Using UNIX Commands

This document might not contain information on basic UNIX® commands and procedures such as shutting down the system, booting the system, and configuring devices. Refer to your system documentation for this information. This document does, however, contain information about specific SGD commands.

Shell Prompts

Shell Prompt
C shell machine-name%
C shell superuser machine-name#
Bourne shell and Korn shell $
Bourne shell and Korn shell superuser #

Typographic Conventions

Typeface[1] Meaning Examples
AaBbCc123 The names of commands, files, and directories; on‐screen computer output Edit your .login file.

Use ls -a to list all files.

% You have mail.

AaBbCc123 What you type, when contrasted with on-screen computer output % su


AaBbCc123 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.

To delete a file, type rm filename.

Related Documentation

The documents listed as online are available at:

Application Title Part Number Format Location
Release Notes Sun Secure Global Desktop 4.4 Release Notes 820-2548-10 HTML



Software CD and online

Installation Sun Secure Global Desktop 4.4 Installation Guide 820-2549-10 HTML



Software CD and online

Administration Sun Secure Global Desktop 4.4 Administration Guide 820-2550-10 HTML Online
User Sun Secure Global Desktop 4.4 User Guide 820-2552-10 HTML Online

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