Re: [nv-l] discovery from linux?

2004-08-18 15:03:13
Subject: Re: [nv-l] discovery from linux?
From: Mike <mikee AT mikee.ath DOT cx>
To: nv-l AT lists.us.ibm DOT com
Date: Wed, 18 Aug 2004 13:50:12 -0500
On Wed, 18 Aug 2004, James Shanks wrote:

> Discovery is netmon's job.  Is netmon running?  Any errors noted in the 
> netmon.trace file?  Are you sure that the snmp read community name for the 
> box matches the default community name in xnmsnmpconf?  Or do you have an 
> override entry for the box?  If the IP Internet is blue then that would 
> mean we don't even know anything about the box that NetView is installed 
> on.
> James Shanks
> Level 3 Support  for Tivoli NetView for UNIX and Windows
> Tivoli Software / IBM Software Group
> Mike <mikee AT mikee.ath DOT cx> 
> Sent by: owner-nv-l AT lists.us.ibm DOT com
> 08/18/2004 12:46 PM
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> [nv-l] discovery from linux?
> I've installed NV on RH 7.2 and have used the Option->Manage for
> the 'IP Internet' symbol, but the symbol stays blue and there seems
> to be no auto-discovery happening. What's going on? Why is auto-
> discovery not happening and how do I change/turn it on?
> Mike


Ok, what next. The command 'nvstat' shows netmon is running. I can
talk with the local and remote snmp daemons using

snmpwalk -v 1 localhost public system

It appears that discovery is still not working. Is there a trace
log for netmon?