pmiostat fails to replay a PCP archive log created on a RHEL6 system

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  • pmiostat fails with the following error when replaying archives collected on RHEL6 systems
pmiostat -a myarchive
pmiostat: pmLookupName: Unknown metric name ['']


  • RHEL6 (any update)
  • pcp-3.9.5-1.el6 or earlier
  • pmiostat from pcp-3.10, e.g. as installed on your workstation.

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