HP Operations Smart Plug-in for Oracle WebLogic Application Server Release Notes

for HP Operations Manager for HP-UX, Linux, and Solaris

Software version: 7.04

Publication date: November 2010

This document provides an overview of the changes made to HP Operations Smart Plug-in for Oracle WebLogic Application Server (WebLogic SPI) version 7.04. It contains important information not included in the manuals or online help. This document contains information about WebLogic SPI on HPOM for HP-UX, Solaris, and Linux. The WebLogic SPI version 7.04 is a patch release. You can download the patches from the following URL: http://support/openview.hp.com/selfsolve.patches. You can find information about the following in this document:

What's New in This Release?
Installation Notes
Upgrade Notes
Enhancements and Fixes
Known Problems, Limitations, and Workarounds

Documentation Updates
Local Language Support

Legal Notices

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What's New in This Release?

HP Operations Smart Plug-in for Oracle WebLogic Application Server (WebLogic SPI) integrates with the HP Operations Manager version 9.10 for the following operating systems:

The WebLogic SPI supports the HPOM version 8.xx for the Windows operating system.

This version of the WebLogic SPI enables support for OMi 9.0.

This version of WebLogic SPI supports the new instance-based licensing. In addition, it continues to support tier-based licensing. The following table lists the License numbers and corresponding descriptions of the licenses required for WebLogic SPI:

License Number
License Description
HP Ops SPI Weblogic AS Inst A SW LTU/ E-LTU
HP Ops SPI Weblogic Inst A NP FO SW LTU/ E-LTU
HP Ops SPI Weblogic Inst A NP DV SW LTU/ E-LTU
HP Ops Target Connector Weblogic AS SW LTU/ E-LTU

To obtain the license keys, go to the HP License Key Delivery Service: https://webware.hp.com/welcome.asp. To check for recent documents, go to the following web site: http://h20230.www2.hp.com/selfsolve/manuals.

Additional Platform Support

The WebLogic SPI provides additional support to the following platform: Support for HP-UX MCSG and Veritas Cluster

For information about customer-related enhancements and software fixes, see Enhancements and Fixes.

Installation Notes

Instructions to install a patch are available in the patch text.

Installation requirements and instructions for installing the WebLogic SPI, are documented in the Installation and Configuration Guide for HP Operations Smart Plug-in for Oracle WebLogic Application Server provided in PDF ( .pdf) format.

Support Matrix

You can find the Support Matrix for this product that lists all software and hardware requirements at this location: http://support.openview.hp.com/selfsolve/document/KM323488.

Note: Most of the support areas require that you register as an HP Passport user and sign in. Many also require an active support contract. To find more information about support access levels, go to: Access levels.

To register for an HP Passport ID, go to: HP Passport Registration.


Upgrade Notes

Note the following when you plan to install the WebLogic SPI 7.04 on HPOM 9.0x or 9.10:

Enhancements and Fixes

To display details about each software enhancement or fix, click the reference number link to go to the HP Software Support web site. The first time you click a link, you must enter your HP passport information. To set up your passport profile, go to: HP Support.


QCCR1A112969: Enhance WebLogic SPI to support WebLogic Portal Servers.


QCCR1A105279: Enable WebLogic SPI 7.00 to work with OMi 9.0.

QCCR1A107136: Error in logfile monitoring (WLSSPI -104).

QCCR1A107795: The script wasspi_perl_su fails on AIX node.

QCCR1A110082: The current version of WebLogic SPI does not support instance based licensing.

QCCR1A112923: SiteConfig does not get deployed on the nodes in Clustered Management Server.

QCCR1A114453: Metric 0001 alert does not work as expected.

Known Problems, Limitations, and Workarounds

This release contains the following unresolved problems. Workarounds are provided wherever applicable.

HP-UX, Linux and Solaris

Documentation Updates

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Localization Support

HP Operations Smart Plug-In for Oracle WebLogic Server Installation and Configuration Guide is localized in Japanese.

The SPI installers obtain the HPOM for UNIX locale from the ctrl.env namespace before proceeding with the SPI installation. Verify if the namespace has been set using the following command:
# /opt/OV/bin/ovconfget ctrl.env LANG

If the ctrl.env namespace is not set by the HPOM, run the following command on the HPOM Server before starting the SPI installation:
# ovconfchg -ns ctrl.env -set LANG <HPOM locale>.

In this instance, <HPOM locale> can be C, ja_JP, ko_KR, or zh_CN.
Example: ovconfchg -ns ctrl.env -set LANG ja_JP.

Depending on the <HPOM locale> value, the LANG variable in the ctrl.env namespace will be set to C.utf8, ja_JP.utf8, ko_KR.utf8, or zh_CN.utf8.

HP Software Support

This web site provides contact information and details about the products, services, and support that HP Software offers. For more information, visit the HP Support web site at: HP Software Support Online.

HP Software support provides customer self-solve capabilities. It provides a fast and efficient way to access interactive technical support tools needed to manage your business. As a valued support customer, you can benefit by being able to:

To access the Self-solve knowledge base, visit the Self-solve knowledge search home page.

Note: Most of the support areas require that you register as an HP Passport user and sign in. Many also require an active support contract. To find more information about support access levels, go to: Access levels.

To register for an HP Passport ID, go to: HP Passport Registration.


Legal Notices

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HP shall not be liable for technical or editorial errors or omissions contained herein. The information contained herein is subject to change without notice.

For information about third-party license agreements, see the spi-thirdparty-license-agreements directory on the product installation DVD-ROM.

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