One of the most common ways for hackers to break into a Solaris system is to exploit buffer overflows. How do I turn on buffer overflow protection under Solaris UNIX operating system just like CentOS/Redhat Linux system?


I‘d like to match all filename like foo.c, FOO.C, fOO.c, Foo.C and so on using find command under UNIX. How do I do a case-insensitive find search under Sun Solaris / OpenSolaris UNIX systems?

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How do I show networking routing table information under Solaris UNIX operating systems using a shell prompt?


I am a new Sun Solaris UNIX user in our Lab. I would like to know more about finding files from the shell prompt. How do I find a file under UNIX operating systems using bash or ksh shell?


I know how to do LUN rescan under Linux using echo command. A reboot option (downtime) is not available for me. How do I rescan LUN under Solaris UNIX operating systems? The cfgadm command provides configuration administration operations on dynamically reconfigurable hardware resources. Pass the -l option to Lists the state and condition of attachment […]


Q. How do I display information about loaded kernel modules under Sun Solaris UNIX operating system? A. You need to use modinfo command which is a trivial program to display information about the loaded modules. The format of the information is as follows: Id Loadaddr Size Info Rev Module Name where Id is the module […]