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HP-UX: Checking and Modifying the UNIX Kernel

 

Manual Configuration of the Kernel

 

1. Change the kernel parameters according to the table Recommended Kernel Parameters

for HP-UX in the file

 

/stand/system

 

2. Generate a new kernel after making the changes using the following command:

 

mk_kernel -o /stand/vmunix -s /stand/system

 

3. Reboot your system.

 

Configuration of the Kernel Using SAM

  • Enter the command

 

/usr/sbin/sam

 

  • Select:

Kernel Configuration à Configurable Parameters

 

  • Choose the parameter you want to modify and select:

Actions à Modify Configurable Parameter

 

  • Modify all kernel parameters according to the table Recommended Kernel Parameters for HP-UX.
  • Select Process New Kernel from the Actions menu.
  • Exit SAM.
  • Reboot your system.