[SunHELP] urgent help required !!!! facing tmchild error on login

Nilesh Naik pressy_sun at yahoo.com
Sat Apr 3 01:32:26 CST 2004

Hi James 

  Thanx for the info , i checked the /tmp , and its
empty / file system is having lots of space , its
giving me some warning during the boot saying that
liberary file mismatch  with respect to some patch 

  how can i restore the liberary files 

--- James <james at jdfogg.com> wrote:
> > i am not the full time sys admin of that system
> but i
> > am doing it just for the sake of my colluge who
> wanted
> > to go on leave for his brother's marriage ,
> >
> >    i know little about solaris , as i am deploying
> > applications on the solaris from past 5-6 years
> now
> > specially about the application side i am good at
> > linux and AIX
> >
> >    please guide me what is the reason for this
> error
> > to come up and how can i resolve this
> Like I said in my original post, it sounds like your
> root or /tmp filesystem
> is full. To clear it out you will need to boot in
> single user mode (possibly
> off the CD-ROM) and delete stuff. Anything in /tmp
> in singleuser mode should
> be deleted. Stuff in the root filesystem needs much
> more care. Since you
> just installed new software I would suspect the root
> filesystem.
> It would take too long to type it all out, but what
> you want to do is
> cleanly halt the system using stop-a and a sync.
> Then try to boot single
> user mode (see documentation at http://docs.sun.com)
> and do a df to see what
> your filesystems look like. If you cannot get
> singleuser mode from a disk
> boot you will need to boot off the CD with a Solaris
> CD installed (again,
> see http://docs.sun.com).
> If you cannot do a stop-a you will need to do a
> dirty halt (power down and
> pray there is no disk corruption).
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