Solaris 11.1 Nwamd Messages - filling up log files (Doc ID 1548004.1)

Last updated on JULY 11, 2017

Applies to:

OpenSolaris Operating System - Version 2009.06 and later
Solaris SPARC Operating System - Version 11.1 and later
Information in this document applies to any platform.

Symptoms

root@t4z2:/var/log# netadm list
TYPE PROFILE STATE
ncp Automatic disabled
ncp DefaultFixed online
loc Automatic offline
loc NoNet offline
loc DefaultFixed online

Dec 20 07:02:00 t4z2 nwamd[2903]: [ID 309173 daemon.info] 6: nwamd now running as root
Dec 20 07:02:00 t4z2 nwamd[2903]: [ID 304677 daemon.info] 6: nwamd now back to running as netadm
Dec 20 07:02:01 t4z2 nwamd[2903]: [ID 309173 daemon.info] 6: nwamd now running as root
Dec 20 07:02:01 t4z2 nwamd[2903]: [ID 304677 daemon.info] 6: nwamd now back to running as netadm
Dec 20 07:02:02 t4z2 nwamd[2903]: [ID 309173 daemon.info] 6: nwamd now running as root
Dec 20 07:02:02 t4z2 nwamd[2903]: [ID 304677 daemon.info] 6: nwamd now back to running as netadm
Dec 20 07:02:03 t4z2 nwamd[2903]: [ID 309173 daemon.info] 6: nwamd now running as root
Dec 20 07:02:03 t4z2 nwamd[2903]: [ID 304677 daemon.info] 6: nwamd now back to running as netadm
Dec 20 07:02:04 t4z2 nwamd[2903]: [ID 309173 daemon.info] 6: nwamd now running as root
Dec 20 07:02:04 t4z2 nwamd[2903]: [ID 304677 daemon.info] 6: nwamd now back to running as netadm
Dec 20 07:02:05 t4z2 nwamd[2903]: [ID 309173 daemon.info] 6: nwamd now running as root
Dec 20 07:02:05 t4z2 nwamd[2903]: [ID 304677 daemon.info] 6: nwamd now back to running as netadm

Cause

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