Sun Management Center 3.5 Performance Reporting Manager User's Guide


The Sun Management Center 3.5 Performance Reporting Manager User's Guide provides instructions on how to use Performance Reporting Manager to create system management reports.

Who Should Use This Book

This document is intended for users familiar with the SunTM Management Center product. Therefore, many terms and concepts specific to the Sun Management Center are not explained here. For more information about Sun Management Center, refer to the Sun Management Center 3.5 User's Guide.

How This Book Is Organized

This document describes all services offered by Performance Reporting Manager. It includes the following chapters:

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Access to Latest Information on Sun Management Center

The latest information on Sun Management Center 3.5 software and add-on products is available at

About UNIX Commands

This document might not contain information on basic UNIX® commands and procedures such as shutting down the system, booting the system, and configuring devices.

See one or more of the following documents for this information:

Typographic Conventions





The names of commands, files, and directories; on-screen computer output 

Edit your.login file.

Use ls -a to list all files.

% You have mail.


What you type, when contrasted with on-screen computer output 




Book titles, new words or terms, words to be emphasized. Replace command-line variables with real names or values. 

Read Chapter 6 in the User's Guide.

These are called class options.

You must be superuser to do this.

To delete a file, type rm filename.

Shell Prompts



C shell  


C shell superuser  


Bourne shell and Korn shell  


Bourne shell and Korn shell superuser  


Accessing Sun Documentation Online

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