SUMMARY: CDE Login - Where does it obtain system name?

From: Sauer, James CIV OSD DTIC <>
Date: Wed Sep 13 2006 - 11:44:33 EDT
Thank you to all who responded with suggestions.

Derek Diget pegged the problem.

This system is a gateway to the remote management
of our network equipment and a switch command was
executed on the Solaris box.

See the response below to correct this.

-----Original Message-----
From: [] On Behalf Of
Derek Diget
Do you have any network admins with root privs on this box?  Do they use

this box to manage their equipment?  If so, they probably issued a
"hostname SWITCH-NAME" in Solaris when they thought they were on the

To fix it, try doing a "hostname `cat /etc/nodename`" and reset dtlogin.
sunmanagers mailing list
Received on Wed Sep 13 11:45:34 2006

This archive was generated by hypermail 2.1.8 : Thu Mar 03 2016 - 06:44:00 EST