Sun Fire[TM] 12K/15K/E20K/E25K: "uname -a" on a Sun Fire[TM] 12K/20K/25K reports Sun-Fire[TM]15000 (Doc ID 1010957.1)

Last updated on JULY 21, 2016

Applies to:

Sun Fire E25K Server - Version Not Applicable to Not Applicable [Release N/A]
Sun Fire 12K Server - Version Not Applicable to Not Applicable [Release N/A]
Sun Fire 15K Server - Version Not Applicable to Not Applicable [Release N/A]
Sun Fire E20K Server - Version Not Applicable to Not Applicable [Release N/A]
All Platforms

Symptoms

 uname -a or uname -i on a Starcat platform can be confusing.

"uname -a" or "uname -i" run on Sun Fire[TM] 12K (SF12K), Sun Fire[TM] 20K (20K)
and Sun Fire[TM] 25K (SF25K) domains reports platform name as Sun-Fire[TM] 15000,
such as in the following example:

% uname -a
SunOS dmnk02 5.9 Generic_117171-17 sun4u sparc SUNW,Sun-Fire-15000

This can be confusing.

Cause

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