Installation of OSWatcher (osw/oswbb) on Oracle VM 3.x (dom0) (Doc ID 1607118.1)

Last updated on JULY 24, 2017

Applies to:

Oracle VM - Version 3.0.1 and later
Linux x86-64
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Goal

OSWatcher (osw) is a useful utility that captures system performance/resource metrics.
In the event of Oracle VM Server (Dom0) and/or Oracle VM guest (DomU) performance issues, the ability to provide Oracle Support with OSWatcher data will greatly assist with issue identification and resolution.
This article describes how to install OSWatcher on Oracle VM 3.x Server.

Solution

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