18.0 Tasks Quick Reference

The following table provides information about specific tasks you can perform using Novell Remote Manager. These references also link to more specific information in this guide.

Table 18-1 Task Quick Reference List

Tasks

Link in Navigation frame or Other Location

For More Information

Build a group for monitoring

Use Group Operations > Configure New Group

Building and Configuring a Monitoring Group

Cron job, schedule

Manage Linux > Schedule Task

Scheduling cron Jobs to Run on the Server

Directory, change attributes of

View File System > View File System Listing

Viewing Details about Directories and Performing Actions on Them

Directory, edit

View File System > View File System Listing

Viewing Details about Directories and Performing Actions on Them

Directory, delete

View File System > View File System Listing

Viewing Details about Directories and Performing Actions on Them

Directory, rename

View File System > View File System Listing

Viewing Details about Directories and Performing Actions on Them

Directory, view detailed information about

View File System > View File System Listing

Viewing Details about Directories and Performing Actions on Them

File, change attributes of

View File System > View File System Listing

Viewing the Details of a File and Performing Specific Actions

File, download

View File System > View File System Listing

Downloading a File from the Server to a Local Workstation

File, edit

View File System > View File System Listing

Viewing the Details of a File and Performing Specific Actions

File, delete

View File System > View File System Listing

Viewing the Details of a File and Performing Specific Actions

File, rename

View File System > View File System Listing

Viewing the Details of a File and Performing Specific Actions

Files, search for text in

View File System > View File System Listing

Searching for Text in Files

File, upload

View File System > View File System Listing

Uploading a File to the Server

File, view

View File System > View File System Listing

Viewing Individual Files

File system, browse

View File System > View File System Listing

Browsing File Systems and Performing Actions on Them

File system, perform action on

View File System > View File System Listing

Browsing File Systems and Performing Actions on Them

Files, viewing details about

View File System > View File System Listing

Viewing the Details of a File and Performing Specific Actions

Group operations, access an existing group

Use Group Operations > Select Group

Accessing an Existing Group

Group operations, build and configure a new monitoring group

Use Group Operations > Configure New Group

Building and Configuring a Monitoring Group

Group operations, change an existing group

Use Group Operations > Select Group

Changing an Existing Group

Group operations, define or edit Group Monitoring types

Use Group Operations > NRM Health Types

Defining or Editing Group Monitoring Types

Group operations, delete an existing group

Use Group Operations > Select Group

Deleting an Existing Group

Group operations, discover items to monitor on the network.

Use Group Operations > Configure New Group > right-click menu > Network Discovery

Discovering Items on the Network to Monitor

Group operations, generate and view server reports

Use Group Operations > Configure New Group > right-click menu > Save Group

Generating and Viewing Server Reports

Group operations, save a new group

Use Group Operations > Configure New Group > right-click menu > Save Group

Saving a Group

Group operations, view defined health types

Use Group Operations > NRM Health Types

Viewing Group Monitoring Types

Group operations, view monitored items

View Monitored Items

Viewing Monitored Items

Host, shut down

Manage Linux > Down/Reset Options

Shutting Down and Restarting the Host

Host, restart

Manage Linux > Down/Reset Options

Shutting Down and Restarting the Host

Interrupt information, view

Manage Hardware > Interrupt Information

Viewing Interrupt Information

I/O Memory information, view

Manage Hardware > IO Memory Information

Viewing I/O Memory Information

IO Port information, view

Manage Hardware > IO Port Information

Viewing I/O Port Information

Kernel modules, view

Manage Linux > Kernel Module Listing

Viewing Kernel Modules

Memory information, view

Manage Linux > View Memory Information

Viewing Memory Information

Mounted devices, perform actions on them

Home icon > Info icon

Viewing Mounted Devices and Performing Actions on Them

Mounted devices, view

Home icon > Info icon

Viewing Mounted Devices and Performing Actions on Them

Packages, install

Manage Linux > Package Information

Managing Packages

Packages, remove

Manage Linux > Package Information

Managing Packages

Packages, view information about

Manage Linux > Package Information

Managing Packages

Partition information, view

View File System > View Partition Information

Viewing Partition Information

Process, kill

Manage Linux > Process Information

Managing Processes

Process, view information about

Manage Linux > Process Information

Managing Processes

Processors, view information about

Manage Hardware > View Processors

Viewing Processors

OES 11 SP2 Server health

Diagnose > Server Health Values

Diagnose > Server Health Services

Diagnosing Problems Using Ganglia and Nagios (OES 11 SP2)

OES 11 SP2 Nagios

Configuration Options > Nagios Configuration

Configuring Nagios

OES 11 SP2 Nagios user management

Configuration Options > Nagios Configuration > Nagios User Management

Managing Nagios Users

OES 11 SP2 Nagios alert notification system for Ganglia and Nagios health alerts

Configuration Options > Nagios Configuration

Modifying the Nagios Notification Methods for Contacts

OES 11 SP1 Server health, configure email notification about status

Health Monitor and Configuration Icon

Configuring Email Notification for Server Health Status

OES 11 SP1 Server health, configure item to monitor

Diagnose > Health Monitor

Configuring the Items to Monitor

OES 11 SP1 Server health, monitor health of a specific item

Diagnose > Health Monitor

Monitoring Overall Server Health or the Health of a Specific Item

OES 11 SP1 Server health, monitor overall health

Diagnose > Health Monitor

Monitoring Overall Server Health or the Health of a Specific Item

OES 11 SP1 Server health, troubleshooting suspect or bad health status

Diagnose > Health Monitor

Troubleshooting a Suspect or Bad Health Status

Server Group, monitor overall server health

Use Group Operation > Configure New Group or Select Group

Building and Configuring a Monitoring Group

SMBIOS information, view

Manage Hardware > SMBIOS Information

Viewing SMBIOS Information

Swap information, view

Manage Linux > View Memory Information

Viewing Memory Information