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Solaris: Unlock User

Problem Statement User is unable to login even though password is confirm 100% correct. upon checking, ID is locked, this can be verified by checking on /etc/shadow of particular user’s entry. root@irwan69 # grep jmirwan /etc/shadow jmirwan:*LK*hHEYtbJfyM8V2:15625:7:60::::2 *LK* denotes the ID is locked. From manual page of ‘shadow’ password An encrypted password for the user […]

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My First Time Story: Playing Around With LDoms + SVM

Prologue & Objective I’ve a Sun Logical Domains (LDoms) system, I want to assign disk from primary domain to guest domain. Then, I want to use Solaris Volume Manager (SVM) to configure the disk. On primary domain, use formatto select particular disk and do labelling. Specify disk (enter its number): 14 selecting c0t600508B40006BABC00029000036F0000d0 [disk formatted] […]

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Event: Launch of Sun’s New Flash Technology

It’s November and it seems November is a month of IT events. Sun is going to launch their new Flash technology. So, you better be there! An excerpt from the invitation I received, With increasingly sophisticated applications being used to solve business problems, analyze data and track customer relationships, enterprise databases support more users and […]

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Event: Sun’s Open Network Systems Launch

Organized by Sun Microsystems, Sun’s Open Network Systems Launch will be held next month. Registration is open now! Join us as we unveil the new Sun systems based on the Intel Xeon processor 5500 series. Furthering our leadership in networking and Open Network Systems, Sun is the first vendor to embed low-latency high performance networking […]

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Oracle To Buy Sun?

w00t, what a news! Yes, it looks like Oracle will buy Sun. First, I read from OSNews, then I received confirmation from Sun and Oracle (currently inaccessible) websites. It’s a globalization indeed. [UPDATE 1 – April 21, 2009] Even Utusan Malaysia have a news on this, check this out. Oracle beli Sun Microsystems RM27.4 bilion […]

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Open Source University Meetup (OSUM)

I just received an email from Sun Microsystems promoting Open Source University Meetup (OSUM). Well, I think this is a good initiative by Sun and I strongly advise all university students to take this opportunity to create a good networking with other free & open source peers. Open Source University Meetup (OSUM) OSUM (pronounced […]

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Malaysian OpenSolaris User Group, Anyone?


Event: Sun Open Source Economy Conference

Yeah, Colin and Abu Mansur (both of them will be the speakers on that seminar) have been talking about Sun Open Source Economy Conference, but let me repeat it. Event: Sun Open Source Economy Conference Date: 19 November 2008, Wednesday Time: 9:00am – 4.30pm Venue: Putrajaya International Convention Centre, Putrajaya URL:

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Sun MySQL Tour; Where Is Malaysia?

Sun MySQL Tour We have Singapore, Indonesia & Thailand but where is Malaysia? Can someone tell me why Sun Microsystems, Inc. is not organizing Sun MySQL Tour in Malaysia? Yes, I am so disappointed :|

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Identity Risk Management Breakfast; An Event by Sun & Deloitte Touche

Oh my…almost a month without a post. Looks like I am too busy, ain’t I? Well, I have received an invitation to join this event, Identity Risk Management Breakfast which is organized by by Sun & Deloitte Touche. Therefore, it’s my pleasure to share this; Date: Thursday, 10 July 2008 Time: 8:00am – 10:30am Venue: […]

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