Monthly Archives: June 2004

helping kids in rural china

Helpig kids in rural china for many years , my wife Dr. Sou-Tung Chiu-Tsao and I use Education and Science Society, INC to funnel some small amount of money to help adopt a rural library project $600 aid for middle … Continue reading

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open source benefits

Open Source there are renew talk about openesource solaris now, this is a good thing. From the experience fron BSD and now GNU/LINUX , apache project, we see many benefit from opensource project. There are many more project at SUN, … Continue reading

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what if answer

Answer as SE work for SUN 10+ years and a customer since 1985, I have some whatif questions that wish someone can comment:-) * What if SUN has Sparc CPU that clock at 4Ghz Now SUN will be still the … Continue reading

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What IF

What IF As SE work for SUN 10+ years and a customer since 1985, I have some whatif questions that wish someone can comment:-) What if SUN has Sparc CPU that clock at 4Ghz Now What if SUN open source … Continue reading

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Service Revenue Mirage

Service Revenue Mirage Many SUN sale go through our partner, a deal involves Sun HW/SW HW/SW support Service contract third party HW/SW installation service professional Service The Service Revenue that one talks about are Item 4 and Item 5. Item … Continue reading

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pe-sale vs post -sale function of a SE

There are many discussion about the pre-sale vs post-sale role of a SE. As a 10+ years pre-sale SE at SUN, I have a few observations pre-sale vs post-sale 10 years ago, when I was hire as a pre-sale SE, … Continue reading

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use prism to debug the F95 program

use PRISM to debug F95 program A professor write to me about the problem using PRISM to debug the F95 program. problem He said it used to work but now the system had been upgraded from solaris 8 to solaris … Continue reading

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the tale of HA-oracle installation problem

the oracle uid and group id with SunCluster HA-oracle agent Recently we encounter an issue at customer site, they are using Sun servers and storage to run oracle EBS, after the cluster SW and HA-oracle was installed problem HA-oracle probe … Continue reading

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Building customer agent using Sunplex agent builder

one of best feature of the Sun Cluster 3.x SW is the buildin SunPlex Agent Builder you can use this simple tool to build a failover agent or scalable agent. You can use the full GUI version: scdsbuilder or the … Continue reading

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problem with incorrect documentation on LDAP Naming Service

Problem with the RTFM recently I try to help a customer on a problem on LDAP and kerberos integration problem In the process, we try to setup Native LDAP as Name Service (Solaris 9). After we run the idsconfig to … Continue reading

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