Advice on restarting lockd and statd (Doc ID 1001554.1)

Last updated on NOVEMBER 03, 2014

Applies to:

Solaris SPARC Operating System - Version 8.0 to 9 9/05 HW U9 [Release 8.0 to 9.0]
All Platforms

Goal

Advice / procedure to restart the statd (RPC status monitor) and lockd (network lock manager) daemons in Solaris 8 and Solaris 9 only. 

As of Solaris 10 and later these SMF services:

    svc:/network/nfs/status:default   -  for statd

    svc:/network/nfs/nlockmgr:default  - for lockd

should manage the daemons and their associated dependencies automatically.  

Solution

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