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Oracle/Sun Solaris - Tape Drives


This connector provides physical disk information (status and error count) on Sun Solaris systems through the iostat -En utility. Supports only official Sun disks.

Connector file name: MS_HW_SunTapeDrives.hdf

This connector is superseded by:


Typical platform: Oracle/Sun

Operating system: Oracle Solaris


Leverages: Sun Solaris system commands (iostat, dd)

Technology and protocols: System Commands

Connector Activation Criteria

The Oracle/Sun Solaris - Tape Drives connector will be automatically activated, and its status will be reported as OK if all the below criteria are met:

  • Operating System is Oracle Solaris
  • The command below succeeds on the monitored host
    • Command: /usr/bin/iostat -En
    • Output contains: ^rmt/.*Soft [Ee]rrors.*Hard [Ee]rrors.*Transport [Ee]rrors (regex)


Object Type Collected Parameters Discovered Properties
  • Error Count
  • Model
  • Serial Number
  • Vendor
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