Go to \usr\ov\conf and select trapd.conf. Right click and check the Properties.
Make sure it doesn't say "ReadOnly"
If that were somehow set outside of NetView it could result in this problem.
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Tivoli NetView for UNIX and NT
"Thomas Clarke" <firstname.lastname@example.org> on 08/31/2000 01:14:29 PM
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Subject: [NV-L] Trap Settings Stuck
Hi all. I'm using Netview 6.0 for NT. I'm having difficutly getting back
into my traps settings to make changes. I can open them up but according to
Netview it is already open somewhere. I've looked in my task manager and
trap.exe is not running. I cannot make any trap changes. Does Netview lock
the trapd.conf file in some way that would keep ? I rebooted the computer
and I'm still getting the Trap Settings Already Open message. This has never
Thanx in advance for the advice.
Network Operations Engineer
The Island, ECN.
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