[hobbit] Big Bro TO Hobbit
KauffmanT at nibco.com
Mon Dec 19 17:23:21 CET 2005
FWIW, I got BB up and running on AIX 4.3.1 on an old 43p; the biggest
problem was getting perl to compile. Ran just fine, but about the time I
went to AIX 5.1 it started to run out of gas. That's when I went to
BBGEN. And then an old Dell 4300 came my way, and I installed SuSE on
And then I moved to hobbit, and the 43p was completely replaced for all
other finctions by a Dell 2300 (also old) running SuSE 9.0. I figure on
upgrading both systems to SLES 9 next month.
From: PAUL WILLIAMSON [mailto:pwilliamson at mandtbank.com]
Sent: Monday, December 19, 2005 10:10 AM
To: hobbit at hswn.dk
Subject: RE: [hobbit] Big Bro TO Hobbit
Yeah, my pride took one on the chin for this. It's ok, I use three
AIX 5.1 BBNET servers. I decided to request an intel box and
run FC4 on it. RRDTool seems to be much happier on it or
At the time though, I had been running 4.3.3 and installed stuff
from both Bull and the IBM Linux toolkit.
>>> JMSmith at stvincenthealth.com 12/19/05 9:57 AM >>>
I spent about three weeks trying to compile all the various tools and
libraries and never could get rrdtool to work. Yesterday I gave up
downloaded these binaries from Bull (a couple of them came from
elsewhere, I think) and installed them. Now it works like a charm!
Of course, I still had to install GCC, Gnumake, and some other bits
I should have given up sooner, but it was a point of pride. My pride
By the way, I'm on AIX 4.3.3.
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