Current Bandwidth not reported on RHEL without VMWare tools installed
|Article:TECH154965|||||Created: 2011-03-07|||||Updated: 2011-03-30|||||Article URL http://www.symantec.com/docs/TECH154965|
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This issue occurs when starting RHEL 4 as VMWare guest system with no VMWare tools installed. Copy and run command line from "Network Current Bandwidth Bytes/sec Linux" from
Network Linux policy produces no results.
Copy and run command line from "Network Current Bandwidth Bytes/sec Linux" from Network Linux policy produces no results.
Monitor Solution 7.0 & 7.1
Monitor Pack for Servers 7.0 & 7.1
Problems are caused by "ethtools" utility not returning all expected
information for network interface.
After VMWare tools is installed and configured on system - utility will return detailed information and metric will start working properly.
Article URL http://www.symantec.com/docs/TECH154965