The above error message references a 'bad dkey'.
The dkey is created
from a combination of the ipaddress
and hostname returned by the uname
command along with the
port (94). On SP2 machines with multiple interfaces
install may be returning the wrong hostname/ipaddress.
resolution is to create a file named /etc/wlocalhost on
processor. The contents of this file should be the
name of the
ManagedNode as Tivoli knows it.
It is recommended that you restore from a backup prior to
Sentry install, then try reinstalling Sentry.
If you are unable to do the restore,
You will need to remove references
to the Sentry install
in $BINDIR/.installed and $LIBDIR/.installed
to reinstall Sentry.
Please let me know if you have any questions about the
instructions or if you need further assistance with this
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that time, I will assume that the problem has been resolved
and close the
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realize that this may not be the right forum for this question,
here it goes.
>We are trying to install Distributed Monitoring on
an SP node and the
>installation fails. We were able to create the
>successfully, prior to installing (or trying to) DM
>I get various messages of the following
> Something went wrong:
> Wed Aug 12 09:43:31 1998 (17): system problem:
> completed with errors.
>As a matter
of fact, I got similar errors when I tried to install the
>By the way, I have tried the 'wlocalhost' solution which
>in the Tivoli Support website. "It don't
>Another symptom that we get is that we are unable to
get the properties
>for the nodes via the GUI (From the Policy Region
right click on the
>managed node and select Properties). It just
seems to go into 'la-la'
>land, a.k.a. it just shows me the clock until I
shutdown the client
>(odadmin shutdown 'od').
>I have opened
a PMR with IBM and I am currently waiting to hear back
>from level 2
>I hope that someone out there has come across this
problem and may be
>able to point me in the right
>Associate Technical Specialist
>Bank of Nova Scotia