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Administering Resource Management in Oracle® Solaris 11.4

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Updated: August 2018
 
 

Commands Used With Projects and Tasks

The commands that are shown in the following table provide the primary administrative interface to the project and task facilities.

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Description
Displays project memberships for users. Lists projects from project database. Prints information on given projects. If no project names are supplied, information is displayed for all projects.
Use the projects command with the –l option to print verbose output.
Executes the user's default shell or specified command, placing the execution command in a new task that is owned by the specified project. The newtask command can also be used to change the task and the project binding for a running process.
Use with the –F option to create a finalized task.
Adds a new project entry to the /etc/project file. The projadd command creates a project entry only on the local system. The projadd command cannot change information that is supplied by the network naming service.
Can be used to edit project files other than the default file, /etc/project. Provides syntax checking for the project file. Validates and edits project attributes. Supports scaled values.
Modifies information for a project on the local system. The projmod command cannot change information that is supplied by the network naming service. However, the command does verify the uniqueness of the project name and project ID against the external naming service.
Can be used to edit project files other than the default file, /etc/project. Provides syntax checking for the project file. Validates and edits project attributes. Can be used to add a new attribute, add values to an attribute, or remove an attribute. Supports scaled values.
Use with the –A option to apply the resource control values found in the project database to the active project. Existing values that do not match the values defined in the project file are removed.
Deletes a project from the local system. The projdel command cannot change information that is supplied by the network naming service.
Adds default project definitions to the local files.
Use with the -K key=value option to add or replace user attributes.
Deletes a user's account from the local file.
Modifies a user's login information on the system.
Use with the -K key=value option to add or replace user attributes.

For additional information on using MCB, see the pbind(8) and processor_affinity(2) man pages.