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

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Article ID: 86338

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Products

CA Automic Sysload

Issue/Introduction

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

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.

Environment

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

Resolution

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