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Managing Services and Faults in Oracle Solaris 11.1     Oracle Solaris 11.1 Information Library
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1.  Managing Services (Overview)

2.  Managing Services (Tasks)

3.  Using the Fault Manager

Fault Management Overview

Notification of Faults and Defects

Displaying Information About Faults or Defects

How to Display Information About Faulty Components

How to Identify Which CPUs Are Offline

How to Display Information About Defective Services

Repairing Faults or Defects

fmadm replaced Command

fmadm repaired Command

fmadm acquit Command

Fault Management Log Files

Fault Statistics


Fault Management Log Files

The Fault Manager daemon, fmd, records information in several log files. The log files are stored in /var/fm/fmd and are viewed by using the fmdump command. See the fmdump(1M) man page for more information.


Caution - Do not base administrative action on the contents of the log files, but rather on the fmadm faulty output. The log files can contain error statements, which should not be considered faults or defects.

The log files are automatically rotated. See the logadm(1M) man page for more information.