OpenManage and RH 7.3 + Custom Kernel. devnull at
Thu Dec 12 17:42:01 CST 2002

Could someone throw some light on this.

I am trying to install the Open Manager to administer a Poweredge 1650
which is running RH 7.3 and kernel 2.4.20-ac1

I downloaded "DOMN32A00.tar" from Dell's website(version 1.2) and
when i try to install it. When i use i get,

Turning off DMA on IDE CDROM drives.
Disabling DMA for CDROM /dev/hda
Message: [Start] -> Please wait
./sysid: error while loading shared libraries: cannot
open shared object file: No such file or directory
Checking Dependencies...
Server Administrator Installation in progress ...
Installation Finished.
racser: unrecognized service
racvnc: unrecognized service
racsrvc: unrecognized service

When i use

the gui comes up and finally i am told that i dont have the appropriate
kernel sources. Under /usr/src i have a symlink "linux" that points to
linux-2.4.20. I am booted into linux-2.4-20-ac1 when i try to install.

Do i need to install any other piece of software.

Also, do we really need to "reboot" the machine after completing the

Wont a /etc/thercdir/ScriptName start work ?


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