Sar Command Does Not Work As Non-root Users After Upgrading to 18.104.22.168.0
Last updated on MAY 22, 2014
Applies to:Oracle Exadata Storage Server Software - Version 22.214.171.124.0 and later
Information in this document applies to any platform.
After upgrading to 126.96.36.199.0, the "sar" command on DB nodes gives a permission denied message as show below when executed as non root users.
This also affects EM Monitoring that uses "sar" since Enterprise Manager uses "sar -w" command to monitor swap and switching activity.
Cannot open /var/log/sa/sa04: Permission denied
Upgraded Exadata image to 188.8.131.52.0
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