An agent has crashed leaving scm-container* files in the /var/opt/SUNWsymon/cfg/ directory. When the agent restarts, it might not perform in an optimal manner. This condition might identify itself by the following error message:
Insufficient security privilege to complete the operation.
You can determine the state of the processes on the agent by typing the following command:
% ps -eaf | grep esd
Workaround: To improve performance, type the following commands:
% su -
Stop the agent.
# /opt/SUNWsymon/sbin es-stop -a
Delete the state files.
# rm /var/opt/SUNWsymon/cfg/scm-container*
Restart the agent.