Sysload Agent for Unix: Free memory value is incoherent on non global zones


Article ID: 86338


Updated On:


CA Automic Sysload


Affects Release version(s): 5

Error Message :
No errors

Patch level detected:SP Analyst Agent for Unix 5.50
Product Version: Sysload 5.5.0

Description :The memory metrics below are incoherent (2100000% instead of 21%)

- MEMORY utilization - Overall « Main memory load ratio »
- MEMORY utilization - Overall "avail. memory ratio"
- MEMORY utilization - Overall "tot. memory size"
- MEMORY utilization - Overall "available. memory"


Cause type:  Configuration
Root Cause: The system commands return the value of the free memory of the whole Solaris server instead of the free memory of the local zone.


OS: Sun Solaris Sparc
Related configuration item(s): Agent installed on a non-global zone


In order to avoid the issue, please install the agent on the global zone.

Fix Status: Released

Fix Version(s):
Component: Agents
Version: Sysload 5.8.0