System Administration Guide: Advanced Administration

ProcedureHow to Add a ttymon Port Monitor

  1. Become superuser or assume an equivalent role.

    Roles contain authorizations and privileged commands. For more information about roles, see Configuring RBAC (Task Map) in System Administration Guide: Security Services.

  2. Add a ttymon port monitor.

    # sacadm -a -p mbmon -t ttymon -c /usr/lib/saf/ttymon -v `ttyadm
    -V` -y "TTY Ports a & b"

    Specifies the add port monitor option.


    Specifies the pmtag mbmon as the port monitor tag.


    Specifies the port monitor type as ttymon.


    Defines the command string used to start the port monitor.


    Specifies the version number of the port monitor.


    Defines a comment to describe this instance of the port monitor.