P1214: Patch for Sun Sparc Servers (Prtpicl)

Jun 21, 2011
Patch for Hardware Sentry KM for PATROL - Version(s) 1.6.00, 1.6.01, 1.7.00, 1.7.01

This patch is replaced with P1227! Learn more and download.

This patch is replaced with P1227!


Patch content

Connectors for monitoring Sun Sparc Systems using the PrtPicl Connector.

Should you install this patch?

Apply if you are are having issues with missings / no collect values / too many prtpicl processes being created.

What does it fix?

Adds a detection criteria to monitor the number of prtpicl processes. A large number of prtpicl processes indicate that the prtld service has failed and leads to no collect values / missing alerts.

How to install the patch?

Copy the following files to the $PATROL_HOME/lib/MS_HW_hdf directory on the managed server:

  • MS_HW_SunPrtpicl.hdf
Re-initialize Hardware Sentry for the patch to take effect. Nothing needs to be installed on Console systems.