To get complete compatibility information for BMC PATROL for Sybase, use the BMC Solution and Product Availability and Compatibility Utility on the Product Availability and Compatibility page.
Before installing BMC PATROL for Sybase, verify that the target computer meets the following installation requirements:
Minimum requirements for full support
Applications managed by BMC PATROL for Sybase
One of the following applications:
Red Hat Enterprise Linux 7.x is supported up to version 7.6.
The Red Hat Enterprise Linux 7.6 support is available in PATROL for Sybase version 11.0.20 and later.
PATROL Agent version 9.6.00 or later
Other PATROL products
BMC PATROL Installation Utility version 9.6.00 or later
Use the following PATROL products to configure and modify BMC PATROL for Sybase:
|Central Monitoring Administration
|Java Runtime Environment (JRE)
Supports any of the following Java versions: Note: For the latest announcement on BMC’s Java Support policies for TrueSight monitoring solutions, see
Supports any of the following Java versions:
Note: For the latest announcement on BMC’s Java Support policies for TrueSight monitoring solutions, see
Disk space (approximate)
If you are downloading PATROL for Sybase from the Electronic Product Download (EPD) website, the initial EPD image can require up to 13 MB of space. After it is installed and deployed, PATROL for Sybase can use up to 12 MB of space, but will most likely use less than that.
PATROL for Sybase contains separate binary files for each of the UNIX operating systems. As a results, the amount of space necessary on UNIX systems varies. The space given is the maximum amount of space required.
If you are installing an agent or console with PATROL for Sybase, you must specify the port number to connect to all the agent computers.
The default port number is 3181.
PATROL account for Windows
Warning: Do not use a built-in Windows domain or local Administrator account as the PATROL default account. Doing so causes files created by PATROL to be owned by the Administrator, which could result in security or file access problems.
PATROL account for UNIX