Problem install/running OpenManager on Ubuntu 10.04.

Kevin Davidson kevin at
Sun Aug 1 03:34:17 CDT 2010

On 1 Aug 2010, at 04:45, brian mullan <bmullan.mail at> wrote:

> I installed the srvadmin-all_6.3.0.1_amd64.deb on an Ubuntu 10.04 Server running as a KVM virtual machine.
> Installation seems to go ok but attempts to start the service reports this error:
> $ sudo service dataeng start
> Starting Systems Management Data Engine:
> Failed to start because system is not supported

You haven't said what hardware you are using. OMSA is not supported on all Dell servers. In particular the cheaper "SC" models are usually not supported. 

Kevin Davidson
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