Re: [Networker] Very slow inquire command (fwd)
The solution as stated from the archive will work only on SLES O/S, I tried
this on my RedHat server and got an error message that it is not a recognized
>>> Davina Treiber <DavinaTreiber AT peevro.co DOT uk> 30/May/2007 9:37 am >>>
Librado Pamintuan wrote:
> I think this is a compatibility issue with RedHat ES 4 and Networker. I am
> having the same issues.
> I was on RedHat ES 3 update 5 before, same Networker version - v.7.2.2 (jumbo
> patch) and same hardware.
> Dell PowerEdge 2850 with LSI Logic HBA to an ADIC Scalar 100 with 2 IBM LTO-2
> tape drives.
> When I was on this kernel, you can get the response immediately after you
> hit the 'Enter' key when you use inquire and nsrjb commands, but right after
> I upgraded to RedHat ES 4 update 4, everything went too slow even using the
> GUI. Just inventory 1 to 36 slots using the GUI takes at least an hour this
> To use Inquire and nsrjb command, you can go get coffee and be back before
> you can get the output.
> I already tried to resolve this with Dell, Legato, RedHat and LSI Logic Tech.
> supports, but got nothing.
This is an issue with the st driver in the 2.6 kernel. The solution is
in the archives, search for a thread entitled "Networker 7.2.2 on SLES9"
and the postings from Dag Nygren who was spot on with his advice.
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