Sysload Agent for VIOS : mac flood caused by the command netstat -v launched by the collector
Article ID: 86132
CA Automic Sysload
Affects Release version(s): 5
Error Message :
Patch level detected:SP Analyst Agent for IBM VIOS v5.61
Product Version: Sysload 5.6.0
Description :A phenomenon of 'mac flooding' appears when the collector for VIOS launches the command 'netstat -v'
Root Cause: N/A
OS: IBM AIX
OS Version: AIX
The workaround for version 5.60 is the following:
edit the configuration file "sldvios.ini" and set section [RTAD] as below :
The issue has been completely fixed on 5.80a version of the Agent for VIOS.
Fix Status: Released
Version: Sysload 5.8.0