Solaris 8 (SPARC Platform Edition) 2/02 Release Notes

Web-Based Enterprise Management (WBEM) HTTP Service Does Not Automatically Start (4486999)

The WBEM HTTP service in the Solaris 8 operating environment does not automatically start. If you want to use HTTP to connect to WBEM, you must manually start the WBEM HTTP service.

Workaround: To manually start the WBEM HTTP service, follow these steps.

  1. Become superuser.

  2. Stop the WBEM server if it is running.

    # /etc/init.d/init.wbem stop

  3. Set your classpath to include the following .jar files.

    # CLASSPATH=/usr/sadm/lib/wbem/cimapi.jar:/usr/sadm/lib/xml.jar:\
    # export CLASSPATH

  4. Start the HTTP service.

    # java com.sun.wbem.client.HttpService &
  5. Start the Common Information Model (CIM) Object Manager service.

    # /usr/sadm/lib/wbem/wbemconfig &