Solaris 10 Operating System FMD (Fault Management Daemon) core dumps due to customized snmpd.conf file

(Doc ID 1020519.1)

Last updated on OCTOBER 14, 2016

Applies to:

Solaris Operating System - Version 10 3/05 and later
All Platforms


The Fault Management Daemon can core dump causing the /var file system to fill up and potentially run out of disk space. As a result, the FMD smf service, svc:/system/fmd:default, will not online.

The FMD service will remain in a maintenance state when the fmd daemon core dumps.
Run the following to determine the state of the service:



The pstack command will need to be run against the application core file to determine possible cause and resolution.


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