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DSfW Monitoring with Ganglia

hargagan

December 3, 2013 12:29 pm

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Server monitoring is a growing need in most enterprise class setups. To design a tool that effectively monitors and displays information is a daunting task. With the growing acceptance of monitoring applications like Ganglia and Nagios, server monitoring has been simplified.

This document discusses the monitoring solution of a DSfW server using Ganglia.

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DSfW: Provisioning using python script

hargagan

July 18, 2013 10:57 am

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DSfW installation is a two stage process. The first part is done in YaST, where DSfW related basic changes are done. After YaST completes the configuration, the DSfW Provisioning Plugin has to be launched. This is done to complete the changes necessary to make the server behave as a domain server.

The DSfW provisioning plugin is a GUI and it requires user interaction to complete the operation. It also require access to the X server to launch the plugin.

With this script the provisioning plugin can be done with just the password inputs.

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DSfW: Post Configuration of DNS on an Additional Domain Controller in OES2SP3

hargagan

January 12, 2012 5:21 pm

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During DSfW configuration, you are provided with an option to select the installation of DNS. For the first domain controller (DC) of the forest root domain, this is done by default. For all the additional domain controllers (ADC), the DNS configuration in OES2SP3 is optional. However, after DSfW configuration on the ADC, if you need to configure DNS on the ADC, it cannot be done using YaST. The script provided here enables you to configure DNS on the ADC in a post-configuration manner.

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