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NWAM (Network Auto Magic) Cheat Sheet

Solaris 11 Express

NWAM (Network Automagic) allows to draw IP addresses dynamically through different and manage them through a nice GUI.

It's however not needed to a system with a static, manually configured network configuration.

The following command sequence will allow to move back to the old Solaris 10 world if needed:

# svcadm disable svc:/network/physical:nwam
# svcadm enable svc:/network/physical:default

Solaris 11 11/11

The nwam service has been retired. It's still there. Use:

# netadm enable -p ncp defaultfixed


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