21.6. Monitoring Server Activity

21.6.1. Monitoring Directory Server Using the Command Line

The Directory Server's current activities can be monitored using the dsconf monitor server command. For example:
# dsconf -D 'cn=Directory Manager' ldap://server.example.com monitor server
For details about the monitoring attributes, see the cn=monitor section in the Red Hat Directory Server Configuration, Command, and File Reference.

21.6.2. Monitoring Directory Server Using the Web Console

To monitor the server in the web console:
  1. Open the Directory Server user interface in the web console. See Section 1.4, “Logging Into Directory Server Using the Web Console”.
  2. Select the instance.
  3. Open the Monitoring menu.
  4. Select the Server Statistics menu.
To display a short description for a parameter and the corresponding attribute name in the cn=monitor entry, hold the mouse cursor over the setting. For further details, see the parameter's description in the Red Hat Directory Server Configuration, Command, and File Reference.