Verifying the BMC BladeLogic Network Automation installation

You can verify that the BMC BladeLogic Network Automation product was installed successfully by using the following procedures.

To review the BMC BladeLogic Network Automation installation log files

  1. If you just completed installing BMC BladeLogic Network Automation and the installer prompts you to view the installation log, click View Log and skip to step 3.
  2. If you already exited the installation host, perform the following steps:
    1. Log on to the BMC BladeLogic Network Automation host computer.
    2. Open the bcan_install_log.txt log file in the installation directory for your operating system.

      Location of installation log files

      Platform

      Default installation log location

      Red Hat Linux

      /tmp

      Microsoft Windows

      C:\windows\temp


  3. Verify whether any SEVERE error messages were reported.
    If no SEVERE error messages were reported, the installation was successful. You can skip the rest of the steps in this procedure and the rest of the procedures in this topic.
  4. If SEVERE error messages were reported, perform the rest of the procedures in this topic.

To verify that required BMC BladeLogic Network Automation services are running

From a BMC BladeLogic Network Automation server host, ensure that the following processes (Linux) or services (Windows) are running on the target host:

  • Windows:
    • BCA-Networks Web server
    • BCA-Networks TFTP server
  • Linux: bca-networks (ps -ef | grep bca-networks)
    If this process is not running on Linux, you can attempt to start it by using the following command:
    /etc/init.d/enatomcat start

To verify that you can log on to the BMC BladeLogic Network Automation console

Log on to the BMC BladeLogic Network Automation server from a web browser:

http://:/bca-networks

The default port is 8080.

To verify the configuration information supplied during installation

  1. From the BMC BladeLogic Network Automation console, navigate to Admin > System Admin > System Parameters.
  2. Verify that the following values supplied during the installation are correct:
    • User name
    • Enable BMC Atrium Orchestrator Integration
    • Enable CMDB Integration
    • If UDDI integration was enabled, check the values for the host name and port in Web Services Base URL under Enable Web Services Registry Integration.

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Verifying the installation

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