Why running sar with -d is not able to convert device names in Red Hat Enterprise Linux?

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  • Running sar with "-d" option allows for the std device enumeration to be converted to logical device labels for better readability of the SA-reports. However this doesn't appear workings when selinux is on.


  • Red Hat Enterprise Linux 5
  • Red Hat Enterprise Linux 6
  • selinux
  • sysstat(sar)

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