The wmannode command doesn't return the memory information of a ManagedNode in a TMR.

Technote (troubleshooting)


The customer finds out the wmannode doesn't return the memory information of a server which installed the ManagedNode.


The below information shows up the problem.

tivlt2:/data/zhanghui/t12000-431/setup # wmannode tivlt2
System Name : tivlt2
Interpreter : linux-ix86
Install Directory : /data/zhanghui//t12000-431/bin
Port range :
Host ID : 8323584
System Architecture : x86_64
Memory Size (MB) : -134
System Timezone : -480
OS Name : Linux
OS Release :
OS Version : #1 Mon Jul 3 18:25:39 UTC 2006
tivlt2:/data/zhanghui/t12000-431/setup # cat /proc/meminfo
MemTotal: 2061592 kB
MemFree: 1273324 kB


The problem is caused by the different behavior of Linux among versions.


The wmannode command can not retrieve the correct memory size on the following versions of Linux:

(1) RHEL 4 or later versions (x86/x64/ppc/z)
(2) SLES 9 or later versions (x86/x64/ppc/z)

The problem happens on both TMF 4.1.1 and 4.3.1.

Resolving the problem

There is a APAR IV20135 created for this problem. The fix will be included in the next TMF patch of Tivoli Management Framework 4.3.1.

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Tivoli Management Framework

Software version:

4.1.1, 4.3.1

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