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CPQIM340.HOST.01 - Patch for HP Insight Management Agents for Tru64 UNIX 

  This page provides installation information and release notes for the patch kit.
Patch Kit Information and Installation Notes
PatchID: CPQIM340.HOST.01
New Kit Date: 01-Sep-2005
Modification Date:  Not Applicable
Modification Type:  NEW KIT

PRODUCT:  HP Insight Management Agents for Tru64 UNIX
SOURCE:     Hewlett-Packard Company

A shell script-based, compressed tar Patch-kit for HP Insight Management Agents V3.4 on Tru64 UNIX (CPQIM340) that contains solution  to the following problem:

  •  CpqHostOs is not correctly calculating the 5,30 and 60 minute averages for cpu utilization in multiple cpu systems.

The Patch-Kit Installation Instructions, Patch Summary and Release Notes sections provide patch kit installation and removal instructions and a summary of each patch. Please read these sections prior to installing patches on your system.


  • Install the patch components using the shell-script, "im_patch" that is included in this patch-kit.
  • By running the im_patch script without any option, the user can get to know the various command-line options supported by the im_patch.
  • Before installing the patch,  please close all browser windows opened to the Tru64 Insight Manager,  .


  1. Login as root into the system where the patch needs to be install
  2. mkdir -p /tmp/patchkit
  3. cd /tmp/patchkit
  4. copy the patch-kit CPQIM340.HOST.01.tar.gz to /tmp/patchkit
  5. gunzip CPQIM340.HOST.01.tar.gz
  6. tar -xvf CPQIM340.HOST.01.tar
  7. ./im_patch -i CPQIM340.HOST.01

You must have installed HP Tru64 Insight Management Agents base-kit CPQIM340, prior to installing this Patch-Kit. This patch kit is applicable to Tru64 UNIX version 4.0G, 4.0F, 5.1A  and 5.1B. Please close the open browser windowss


Release Notes
This document summarizes the contents and special instructions for the Tru64 UNIX Insight Management Agents components contained in this kit. For information about installing or removing patches, and general patch management, execute the im_patch file which is part of the patch-kit.

1) This Patch Kit Distribution contains:

Snmp sub agent cpq_mibs with a fix to resolve incorrect reporting of cpu utilization on multi-cpu systems

The components in this kit are being released early for general customer use. Components in this kit are installed by running im_patch from the directory in which the kit was untarred.

2) Special Instructions: If this patch kit is being installed on a cluster, it is sufficient to do so on only one of the nodes. But in order for the patch to take effect on the other nodes, the agents have to be manually re-started by executing the following commands:

#/sbin/init.d/insightd stop
#/sbin/init.d/hpsmhd stop
#/sbin/init.d/snmpd stop
#/sbin/init.d/snmpd start
#/sbin/init.d/hpsmhd start
#/sbin/init.d/insightd start

3) Summary of Insight Management patch components contained in this kit:

PatchId             Summary Of Fix

----------------    ------------------------------------------------------

CPQIM340.HOST.01    cpq_mibs  has a fix to resolve incorrect reporting of 
                    cpu utilization on multi-cpu systems

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