SCOM 2007- How to create a Diagnostic task for Unix/Linux services

I have already shown on how you can create the recovery task for Unix services in my previous blog Here. And that was meant to run when the state changes from healthy to critical. But personally, i didn’t like that. So i feel its good to allow those services to be queries if its stopped or not, and only…

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SNMP Management pack for Unix/Linux

This management pack has been tested on the small development network with Solaris servers. These MP should provide pretty good set of monitoring for UNIX and linux servers that run Net-SNMP agents. This includes Solaris, Most linux distribution and even VMWare ESX Monitors Net-SNMP Device Net-SNMP CPU Context Switches per Second Net-SNMP CPU Interrupts per…

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Unix Shell command MP for SCOM 2012 RC

Here is what i found something new with OM2012 RC. when you import the MP Microsoft.Unix.ShellCommand.Library It adds a new categories under scripting unit monitor. Adding similar way on rules and task as well for cross platform, Shell Command Details, input the script you want to use. The command can be a path to a binary…

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SSP (Self Service portal) page is not displayed correctly in SCSM 2010

Self service portal (SSP) is not displayed correctly. The icons are not arrenged as it should. Images are not visible in SSP. I dont have a screenshot but the icons in the page are not arrenged. No images you can view. You need to make sure Static content role is enabled under HTTP, sub component…

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Agents stays non monitored for longer-Config Issue

Agents stays non monitored for longer. Status of RMS may be grayed out. And RMS is not recieving the new configuration file. There could be stale data blocking the config for RMS Any way, if you want to find out the stale data or the object which doesnt exist in console but are not groomed from database Run…

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SCOM 2007: Certificate for This System Is Not Valid When Installing a Linux Agent

Certificates are used between the management server and the UNIX-based or Linux-based computers.So after making sure I had all the pre-requisites needed to deploy an Linux agent I launched the discovery wizard   But my agent installation failed because the certificate could not be signed.   The certificate signing process does the following: Operations Manager…

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Linux Agent install issue

I tried discovering a linux box and deploying agent, But I see below error.  My WinRM service is running perfectly fine on the management server. My error is:   “”The WinRM client cannot complete the operation within the time specified. Check if the machine name is valid and is reachable over the network and firewall…

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WinSCP for file transfer to Linux-SFTP

I am not a Unix Geek, but still would like to administer my Unix machine. What if i am not ok with the command. This file will help you transferring files to linux or Solaris without command line Simply download it and execute. It will ask for the credentials Download link:  http://gallery.technet.microsoft.com/WinSCP-for-file-transfer-e969adfa/file/47795/1/winscp435setup.exe  You can ignore…

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Creating the Recovery Task for Linux Services in SCOM 2007

Once you create a monitor for Linux services and wonder how to create a recovery task for service restart. Here is how you can do that. The following would go in a custom MP that has the Unix Library MP defined in the References sections with the Alias “Unix”.  Insert this in the  section, right after…

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