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Use this worksheet to help you collect the input parameters that you will need to provide when installing the Gateway Server on computers with UNIX and Linux operating systems. You can print this page and complete the worksheet by hand, or you can export this page to Microsoft Word and complete it on your computer.

Tip

To more easily gather the properties for the installation worksheets, you can export this page to Microsoft Word.

To export the topic, click or tap the Tools (gear) option at the top of the page, and select Export to Word. The exported file is downloaded to your Downloads directory. 

Worksheet for installing on UNIX and Linux

Item

Install

Default

My value

Comments

Destination directory

Console and Agent

/opt/bmc/Patrol3

 

The base directory for the Gateway Server installation.

Gateway Server User

Console and Agent

perform

 

The name of the non-privileged user (not root) who will own the installation.

Service Daemon port

Console and Agent

10128

 

 

Perform Agent port

Console and Agent

6767

 

 

Status Reporting port

Console and Agent

6768

 

 

Gateway Manager port

Console

10129

 

 

History Data Repository

Console and Agent

/opt/bmc/Patrol3/perform/History

 

Used if you enable historical data collection for Investigate. BMC recommends you begin with a minimum of 75 MB of disk space.

Collect Data Repository

Console and Agent

/opt/bmc/Patrol3/perform/collect

 

Initially, this directory should have 100 MB of space.

Service Daemon Installation Directory

Console and Agent

/etc/bgs/SD

 

 

Maximum process command length

Console and Agent

2048

 

The maximum process command length that will be collected by the Perform data collector.

PATROL Agent Home Directory

Console and Agent

/opt/bmc/Patrol3/Patrol3

 

 

Oracle Client home directory

Console

/usr/oracle/<versionNumber>

 

For use with UNIX Populate, the path to the Oracle Client home directory.

Where to go from here

After you have collected the required information for the optional installation worksheet, prepare a UNIX or Linux host for installation