Patch-ID# 111332-08

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Keywords: security dcs rcm_request_capacity_change inetd sun-fire-15000
Synopsis: SunOS 5.8: /usr/lib/dcs patch
Date: Aug/06/2004

Install Requirements: After installing this patch on an active boot environment, the system will be in a potentially inconsistent state until a reboot is performed. Unless
otherwise specified in the Special Install Instructions below, it is normally safe to apply further patches prior to initiating the reboot due to the relatively small footprint of the patch utilities. Normal operations must not be resumed until after the reboot is performed.
Use Single User Mode (run level S) when installing this patch on an active boot environment. An alternative may be specified in the Special Install Instructions.

Solaris Release: 8

SunOS Release: 5.8

Unbundled Product:

Unbundled Release:


Topic: SunOS 5.8: /usr/lib/dcs patch

Relevant Architectures: sparc

Bugs fixed with this patch:

Sun CR # Bug #

Changes incorporated in this version: 4453074 4464593 4483884 4658527 4673645 4810029 4841716 4901725

Patches accumulated and obsoleted by this patch: 111652-01 116184-01

Patches which conflict with this patch:

Patches required with this patch:

Obsoleted by:

Files included with this patch:


Problem Description:

This patch revision was generated to accumulate and obsolete
        the feature changes introduced in feature point patch 116184-01.
        See description below for bugid(s) associated with feature point
        patch 116184-01.  The following additional fixes are included:
4453074 To configure cpu 0 or 1 its partner needs to be unconfigured
4464593 debug assertion panic while detaching CPUs
4483884 CPU "powered off" after DR, can't be powered back on via psradm
4658527 Need to add error injection model for testing sbdp driver
4673645 Incorrect use of REMAP_CHEETAH_MASK for cheetah+ processors
4841716 PSARC/2003/196 psrinfo CMP support
4901725 cfgadm / prtdiag mismatch
(from 111332-07)
4775925 The DCS should NULL terminate arguments to config_ap_id_cmp()
(from 111332-06)
4683247 showdevices can hang if sd.conf is large and misleading.
(from 111332-05)
4497243 showdevices always reports base address of zero
(from 111332-04)
4480306 DoS attack possible against dcs
(from 111332-03)
4456661 The DCS logs an unnecessary message when the domain is in legacy mode
4457741 DCS core dumps if a showdevices command is aborted
4460279 DCS does not set signal handler correctly
(from 111332-02)
	This patch revision was generated to accumulate and obsolete the
        feature changes introduced in feature point patch 111652-01.
(from 111332-01)
4402784 DCS resource info considers rcm_request_capacity_change a fatal error
(from 111652-01)
4429775 DCS should not restrict clients to the same subnet
(from 116184-01)
4810029 Solaris needs to support UltraSPARC-IV

Patch Installation Instructions:
For Solaris 2.0-2.6 releases, refer to the file and/or
the README within the patch for instructions on using the generic
'installpatch' and 'backoutpatch' scripts provided with each patch.
For Solaris 7-9 releases, refer to the man pages for instructions
on using 'patchadd' and 'patchrm' scripts provided with Solaris.
Any other special or non-generic installation instructions should be
described below as special instructions.  The following example
installs a patch to a standalone machine:
       example# patchadd /var/spool/patch/104945-02
The following example removes a patch from a standalone system:
       example# patchrm 104945-02
For additional examples please see the appropriate man pages.

Special Install Instructions:

README -- Last modified date: Friday, November 9, 2012