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Bug 709491 - grab vmmemctl
grab vmmemctl
Product: Red Hat Enterprise Linux 6
Classification: Red Hat
Component: sos (Show other bugs)
All Linux
medium Severity medium
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Assigned To: Keith Robertson
David Kutálek
Depends On: 709486
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Reported: 2011-05-31 15:52 EDT by James M. Leddy
Modified: 2016-07-03 21:33 EDT (History)
9 users (show)

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Fixed In Version: 2.2-10.el6
Doc Type: Bug Fix
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Clone Of: 709486
Last Closed: 2011-12-06 13:11:05 EST
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Description James M. Leddy 2011-05-31 15:52:51 EDT
+++ This bug was initially created as a clone of Bug #709486 +++

Description of problem:

the /proc/vmmemctl has something to do with important stuff that vmware does, such as the balloning driver. This file would be good to have

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diff -pru 2.2-1.fc14/work/sos-2.2/sos/plugins/ 2.2-1.fc14.revised_vmware/work/sos-2.2/sos/plugins/
--- 2.2-1.fc14/work/sos-2.2/sos/plugins/	2009-06-09 15:59:26.000000000 -0400
+++ 2.2-1.fc14.revised_vmware/work/sos-2.2/sos/plugins/	2011-05-31 15:27:42.223702964 -0400
@@ -19,7 +19,7 @@ class vmware(sos.plugintools.PluginBase)
     """VMWare related information
     def checkenabled(self):
-        if os.path.exists("/usr/bin/vmware"):
+        if os.path.exists("/usr/init.d/vmware-tools"):
             return True
         return False
@@ -27,4 +27,5 @@ class vmware(sos.plugintools.PluginBase)
         self.collectExtOutput("/usr/bin/vmware -v")
+        self.addCopySpec("/proc/vmmemctl")
Comment 5 errata-xmlrpc 2011-12-06 13:11:05 EST
Since the problem described in this bug report should be
resolved in a recent advisory, it has been closed with a
resolution of ERRATA.

For information on the advisory, and where to find the updated
files, follow the link below.

If the solution does not work for you, open a new bug report.

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