siainit - SIA (Security Integration Architecture) initialization command
The siainit command is the SIA's initialization command and is executed
only at a reboot. The siainit command informs the configured security
mechanisms of a reboot and allows each security mechanism to do its own
The siainit command is not a general user level command and is intended to
execute only from the /sbin/rc3.d/S27sia startup script. If you use this
command at times other than reboot, the results are undetermined.
Successful SIA initialization
Indicates that SIA and the configured security mechanisms were success-
fully initialized on the reboot.
SIA initialization failure
Indicates that SIA or one of the security mechanisms is improperly con-
In a cluster, returning SIADFAIL from the siad_init() routine causes the
siainitgood file to be removed. This causes other cluster members that have
applications or utilities that use SIA to begin to return failures.
SIA initialization command
Initialization script that executes siainit