You are not the only one disappointed with Cisco support on CWM. Overall,
Cisco has very good support on their products, but CWM is definitely an
exception from our experience.
Thanks for your update on version support.
From: Stephan Schwalb [mailto:sschwalb AT DEBIS DOT DE]
Sent: Friday, June 25, 1999 8:34 AM
To: NV-L AT UCSBVM.UCSB DOT EDU
Subject: Re: Cisco Wan Manager
the CWM known as Strataview is available as version 9.1.07 for AIX, which
NV 5.1, and this should include 5.1.1.
I'm trying to set up SV 9.1.07 together with NV 5.1.1 on AIX 4.2.1. As far
Cisco only delivers SV with NV on AIX or SV with HP-OV on Solaris. I think
mix it to use Solaris, NV and SV !
>From my experience of SV+ on AIX, there are a lot of problems unsolved.
First: AIX 4.2.1 has a new system group ("shutdown"; GID=21) whch conflict
the SV+ svplus group (same GroupID). If you are on AIX 4.2.0 and like to be
you must install some patches which results in the maint.level 4.2.1 (=>
I already opened bug CSCdm41565 at Cisco against this.
I circumvented that problem but now I have other problems and found multiple
in the SV-scripts !! (If you need detailed information, just send me a
At all, I experienced a lot of disappointments with the Cisco support
wanmanager (CWM) product !!
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"Prokott, Joe" schrieb:
> We have CWM 9.1.6 on OV 5.0.1 on Solaris 2.5.1. I don't know what version
> of CWM (if any) will run on NV 5.1.1, but our experience has been that CWM
> releases come out for OV much earilier than for NV releases. In fact, the
> last time I looked, I don't think CWM ran under NV 5.X - not sure if this
> still the case today or not?
> Joe Prokott - West Group
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> -----Original Message-----
> From: James Schot [mailto:okyalos AT HOTMAIL DOT COM]
> Sent: Friday, June 25, 1999 2:37 AM
> To: NV-L AT UCSBVM.UCSB DOT EDU
> Subject: Cisco Wan Manager
> Hi all,
> Is there anyone that has install CiscoWanManager(Strataview+) on an AIX
> 4.3.2 running netview 5.1.1 ?
> If yes, which version of CWM did you install ?
> If no, does anyone known what alternatives we have ?
> thanks in advance ...
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