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    Configuring Extensions (NSM Procedure)

    The extensions feature allows you to configure the providers and the resource limits.

    To configure extensions:

    1. In the NSM navigation tree, select Device Manager > Devices.
    2. Click the Device Tree tab, and then double-click the device for which you want to configure the extensions feature.
    3. Click the Configuration tab. In the configuration tree, select System > Extensions.
    4. Select Enable Feature check box to enable this feature.
    5. Enter a comment for the extensions feature.
    6. Click one:
      • OK—Saves the changes.
      • Cancel—Cancels the modifications.
      • Apply—Applies the extensions parameters.

    Configuring Providers

    To configure providers:

    1. In the NSM navigation tree, select Device Manager > Devices.
    2. Click the Device Tree tab, and then double-click the device for which you want to configure the providers.
    3. Click the Configuration tab. In the configuration tree, select System > Extensions > Providers.
    4. Add or modify settings as specified in Table 1.
    5. Click one:
      • OK—Saves the changes.
      • Cancel—Cancels the modifications.
      • Apply—Applies the provider settings.

    Table 1: Provider Configuration Details

    OptionFunctionYour Action

    Name

    Specifies the provider name.

    Enter a provider name.

    Comment

    Supplies a descriptive comment for the provider.

    (Optional) Enter a comment.

    New deployment-scope

    Specifies the deployment scope.

    Enter a new deployment scope name.

    Configuring Resource Limits

    To configure resource limits:

    1. In the NSM navigation tree, select Device Manager > Devices.
    2. Click the Device Tree tab, and then double-click the device for which you want to configure the resource limits.
    3. Click the Configuration tab. In the configuration tree, select System > Extensions > Resource Limits.
    4. Enter a comment for the resource limits.
    5. Add or modify settings as specified in Table 2.
    6. Click one:
      • OK—Saves the changes.
      • Cancel—Cancels the modifications.
      • Apply—Applies the resource limits settings.

    Note: You can configure a package or a process resource limit feature from the below table.

    Table 2: Resource Limits Configuration Details

    OptionFunctionYour Action

    Name

    Specifies the name of the package or the process resource limit.

    Enter a name.

    Comment

    Supplies a descriptive comment for the package or the process resource limit.

    (Optional) Enter a comment.

    package/process > Resources

    Enable Feature

    Specifies that you can enable the package or the process resources configuration feature.

    Select the Enable Feature check box to enable this feature.

    Comment

    Supplies a descriptive comment for the package or the process resources.

    (Optional) Enter a comment.

    package/process > Resources > Cpu

    Comment

    Supplies a descriptive comment for the CPU.

    (Optional) Enter a comment

    Priority

    Specifies the highest priority level that the process can run.

    Set the priority value. Range: -2147483648 - 2147483647.

    Time

    Specifies the maximum amount of CPU time that can be accumulated.

    Set the CPU time. Range: 0 - 2147483647.

    package/process > Resources > File

    Comment

    Supplies a descriptive comment for the file.

    (Optional) Enter a comment.

    Size

    Specifies the maximum size of a file that can be created.

    Enter the file size.

    Open

    Specifies the maximum number of simultaneous open files.

    Set the number of open files. Range: 0 - 2147483647.

    Core Size

    Specifies the maximum size of a core file that can be created.

    Enter the core file size.

    package/process > Resources > Memory

    Comment

    Supplies a descriptive comment for the memory.

    (Optional) Enter a comment.

    Data Size

    Specifies the maximum size of the data segment.

    Enter the data size.

    Locked In

    Specifies the maximum bytes that the memory can lock into it.

    Enter the locked in size.

    Resident Set Size

    Specifies the maximum amount of private physical memory at any given moment.

    Enter the resident set size.

    Socket Buffers

    Specifies the maximum amount of physical memory that may be dedicated to the socket buffers.

    Enter the memory size for the socket buffers.

    Stack Size

    Specifies the maximum size of the stack segment.

    Enter the stack segment size.

    Published: 2013-01-06