2.4 Installing the Command Line API Tools

The command line API tools are included with the Python bindings for the API in the python-ksplice-uptrack package. This package is available in the Ksplice for Oracle repositories on ULN at linux.oracle.com or the Ksplice Uptrack for Oracle Linux repositories at www.ksplice.com.

To install the command line API tools:

  1. Register your system to use Ksplice Uptrack.

  2. Install the python-ksplice-uptrack package.

    # yum install -y python-ksplice-uptrack 

    The Python bindings are installed in the Python site-packages directory, typically /usr/lib/python2.6/site-packages/ksplice. The API tools are installed in /usr/bin.

    The Nagios plugins are installed in /usr/lib/nagios/plugins.