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[EOL/EOE] NSM GuiSvr processes names, definitions, and error logs filenames



Article ID: KB11827 KB Last Updated: 18 Oct 2020Version: 5.0
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What are all the NSM processes running on the Gui Server and their usage?
NSM GuiSvr Processes:
guiSvrManager  - is the main process of GuiSvr and receives connections from GUI clients, DevSvrManager and GuiSvr sub-processes.  Also holds the GuiSvr database functionality internally (xdb or SetDB) and provide database access to other processes.

guiSvrDirectiveHandler - processes directives (delta/updates/etc.) for jobs which requires database access and can submit sub-tasks to the DevSvrDirectiveHandler for device communication

guiSvrMasterController - interacts with the DevSvrDataCollector to provide statistics to SRS

guiSvrStatusMonitor - monitors GuiSvr processes status for reporting in the server manager

guiSvrLicenseManager - handles verification of the license and keeping track of the device count and providing license information to GuiSvrManager

guiSvrWebProxy - is used as a light web server running on port 8443 used for the NSM GUI client auto-download feature

Log files for the above processes are located in /usr/netscreen/GuiSvr/var/errorLog
guiSvrManager: guiDaemon.0
guiSvrDirectiveHandler: gproGDM.log
guiSvrStatusMonitor: statusMonitor.0
guiSvrLicenseManager:  license.log
guiSvrWebProxy:  webproxy.log
Modification History:
2020-10-18: Tagged article for EOL/EOE.
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