You perform three basic tasks to set up a serial port device, such as a modem or a character terminal.
Use the sacadm command to add a port monitor (if one is not already configured).
Use the pmadm command to designate a service to be associated with the new port monitor.
Edit one or more communications-related files as needed.
The Solaris environment now provides you with two additional tools that provide a graphical user interface to the SAF to manage terminals and modems.
Admintool graphical user interface. Use this bundled tool to manage terminal and modem setup for local systems only.