Sun Java System Directory Server Enterprise Edition 6.3 Administration Guide

Enabling Java ES MF Monitoring

If you want to use the Sun Java ES Monitoring Framework (Java ES MF) for monitoring, you must enable the Java ES MF plug-in.

For more information about administering the Java ES MF, see the Sun Java Enterprise System 5 Monitoring Guide.

ProcedureTo Enable Java ES MF Monitoring

You can use DSCC to perform this task. For information, see Directory Service Control Center Interface and the DSCC online help.

  1. Initialize and register the Java ES Monitoring Framework.

    $ dsccsetup mfwk-reg

    For the location of this command, see Command Locations.

  2. Enable the Java ES Monitoring Framework plug-in.

    $ dsconf enable-plugin -h host -p port "Monitoring Plugin"
    Enter "cn=Directory Manager" password:
    Directory Server must be restarted for changes to take effect.
  3. Restart the Directory Server instance.

    $ dsadm restart instance-path
  4. Verify that the Java ES Monitoring Framework plug-in is enabled.

    $ dsconf get-plugin-prop -h host -p port -v "Monitoring Plugin"
    Enter "cn=Directory Manager" password:
    Reading property values of the plugin "Monitoring Plugin"...
    argument          :
    depends-on-named  :
    depends-on-type   :  database
    desc              :  Monitoring plugin
    enabled           :  on
    feature           :  Monitoring
    init-func         :  mf_init
    lib-path          :  /opt/SUNWdsee/ds6/lib/
    type              :  object
    vendor            :  Sun Microsystems, Inc.
    version           :  6.0