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SPARC T3 servers: Oracle Solaris ssh Hangs and System becomes Unresponsive (Doc ID 1370540.1)

Last updated on APRIL 24, 2020

Applies to:

Solaris Operating System - Version 10 10/08 U6 and later
Oracle Solaris on SPARC (64-bit)

Symptoms

sshd "hangs" and will not accept incoming ssh connections.

Changes

The behaviours seen that will point to this problem/solution:

-platform is a Sparc T3 server
-sshd 'hangs' and its processes are unkillable
-following messages are seen in /var/adm/messages: "sshd "monitor fatal: Timeout before authentication for xxx.xxx.xxx.xxx"
-while the sshd hang behaviour is seen, the following command:

 

Cause

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