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Chapter 1 - Introduction to Banyan UNIX Access

Introduction

Basics of UNIX Access

To Log in to UNIX

Configuring the UNIX Root Password

UNIX Structure on a Banyan Server

Banyan Software Tree

Organization of this Book

Banyan Services

Chapter 2 - Installation and Configuration

Introduction

Installing Banyan Software

/install

Files in the UNIX Root Directory

UNIX Initialization Sequences

Typical UNIX Initialization

Banyan Server Software Initialization

/disk1/banyan/install

Server Software Configuration

/disk1/banyan/kern

How to Build /unix

/disk1/banyan/kern/conf/cf.d

/disk1/banyan/kern/conf/bin

/disk1/banyan/kern/conf/installed

Chapter 3 - StreetTalk

Introduction

/disk1/banyan/st

Troubleshooting StreetTalk

Log Files

goodbad

dorebuild

Rebuilding StreetTalk Data from Tape Backup

To Rebuild StreetTalk Databases from Tape

stclient

To run stclient

stanly

Differences Between StreetTalk Revisions

StreetTalk Data Before VINES 5.50.

StreetTalk III (VINES 5.50)

To Run stanly

Chapter 4 - Server Service, Security, and STDA

Introduction

VINES Security Service

/disk1/banyan/vs

Troubleshooting the VINES Security Service

Server Service

/disk1/banyan/ss

pgms3.db

Booting Server Service

Managing Services with Server Service

StreetTalk Directory Assistance

STDA Directories

xda

Chapter 5 - Banyan File Service Directories

Introduction

/disk1/banyan/bfs

/diskn/BFS

StreetTalk Mapping Files

vfsck files

/disk1/banyan/afp

Chapter 6 - Tools and Utilities

Introduction

Commands in /bin

Standard UNIX Commands

Banyan UNIX Commands

/disk1/banyan/util

Troubleshooting

System Crashes on PC-Based Servers

Chapter 7 - Network Management

Introduction

VINES 7.0 Network Management Services

EVS

/disk1/banyan/evs/data

HCS

Earlier Banyan Network Management Services

NM

SNM

AMS

SNMP Proxy Agent

Chapter 8 - Communications

Introduction

/disk1/banyan/comm

/disk1/banyan/comm/drivers

Role of commboot.sh

Installing and Configuring Third-Party Drivers

/disk1/banyan/wan

/disk1/banyan/sna

SNATRACE

Chapter 9 - Print Services

Introduction

/disk1/banyan/bps

/disk1/BPS/servicename/data_1

Structure of a Banyan Print service

Macintosh Printing and PPS

Printing PostScript Files from a PC

Lexlink Bridge Service

Chapter 10 - Banyan Mail Service Directories

Introduction

A Short History of Intelligent Messaging

/diskn/BMS

User Mailbox Directory Structure

/diskn/BMS/@n/MS

/disk1/banyan/bms

Chapter 11 - Other Services

Introduction

/disk1/banyan/ata

Appletalk Transfer Agent

/disk1/banyan/duptools

/disk1/banyan/dump

Files Backed Up

/disk1/banyan/vt

/disk1/banyan/vcsOK

/disk1/banyan/nb

/disk1/banyan/nb/nb01

/disk1/banyan/vpa

Chapter 12 - UNIX Files

Introduction

/dev

Disk Nodes

Handling Bad Blocks

Disk Capacity of a Banyan Server

/etc