Solstice Enterprise Agents 1.0 User Guide

5.4.2 Invoking DMI Service Provider

After installing, a script file invokes the DMI SP at boot time.The DMI SP is invoked using the following options:

dmispd [-h] [-c config_dir] [-d debug_level]

Table 5-1 Invoking DMI SP Arguments




Displays the command line usage 

-c confid_dir

The full path of the directory containing the dmispd.conf configuration file

-d debug_level

In debug mode, the process does not run as a daemon and it displays trace messages on the display screen; depending on the debug_level (1-5), it prints a specific amount of information