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IRIX® Admin: System Configuration and Operation
(document number: 007-2859-021  /  published: 2003-04-29)   additional info | download

This guide lists good general system administration practices and describes system administration tasks, including configuring the operating system; managing user accounts, user processes, and disk resources; interacting with the system while in the PROM monitor; and tuning system performance. It also contains brief descriptions of the kernel tunable parameters.

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   Front Matter
   New Features in This Guide
 + About This Guide
 + Chapter 1. Introduction to System Configuration and Operation
 + Chapter 2. Making the Most of the IRIX System
 + Chapter 3. System Startup, Shutdown, and Run Levels
 + Chapter 4. Configuring the IRIX Operating System
 + Chapter 5. System Administration in a Multiuser Environment
 - Chapter 6. Configuring Disk and Swap Space
     + Disk Usage Commands
     + Managing Disk Space
     + Swap Space
 + Chapter 7. Managing User Processes
 + Chapter 8. Using the File Alteration Monitor
 + Chapter 9. Using the Command (PROM) Monitor
 + Chapter 10. System Performance Tuning
 + Appendix A. IRIX Kernel Tunable Parameters
 + Appendix B. Troubleshooting System Configuration Using System Error Messages
 + Appendix C. Application Tuning
 + Appendix D. IRIX Directories and Files
   Appendix E. Encapsulated PostScript File v.3.0 vs. PostScript File Format
   Appendix F. Bibliography and Suggested Reading

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