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Monitoring edirectory in cluster monitor scripts

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Novell Cluster Services 1.8.4
Novell Open Enterprise Server 2 (OES 2) Linux Support Pack 3


When monitoring edirectory in a cluster monitor script the following two commands do not produce consistent  and quick results, thus causing potential failure of the monitor script while edirectory is working.

  exit_on_error rcndsd status
  exit_on_error ndsstat


In a cluster monitor script it is better to ensure that ndsd process is working by using.

  exit_on_error pidof ndsd


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  • Document ID:7007370
  • Creation Date:21-MAY-12
  • Modified Date:21-MAY-12
    • NovellCluster Services
      Open Enterprise Server

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