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Optivity Tip -- Clearing the Optivity NMS Database [AIX,HPUX, Solaris]

Optivity Tip -- Clearing the Optivity NMS Database [AIX,HPUX, Solaris]

Optivity Tip -- Clearing the Optivity NMS Database [AIX,HPUX, Solaris]

Here are the steps to clear the Optivity NMS database:

Log in as root on the Optivity server.

sa_term <= These two steps will end all optivity processes.

rm -rf optivity.taf <users>.db *.log <= Remove the <user>'s databases.
IMPORTANT NOTE: Do not delete the ev.db or TEMPLATE directory!!!


Bonus Tip:
There is a handy (yet unsupported) utility in the $LNMSHOME/unsupported directory to clear the OpenView/NetView database called clearOVdb... Check it out.


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