Sun Java Enterprise System 5 Monitoring Guide

Using the Monitoring Framework with Directory Server

See Instrumentation of Directory Server for the list of objects and attributes you can monitor.

ProcedureTo Enable Monitoring in Directory Server

  1. Create a temporary password file:

    echo –n password > /tmp/pwd
  2. Enable the Monitoring Plugin with the following command:

    DirServ-base/ds6/bin/dscfg enable-plugin -e -p 389 -w /tmp/pwd  "Monitoring Plugin"
  3. Restart Directory Server:

    cd DirServ-base/ds6/bin
    ./dsadm restart /var/DirServ-base/DSinstance/