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nsrcpd - daemon providing remote client software installation services
daemon provides an RPC-based remote client software installation service.
This service allows users to distribute and upgrade client software
from a centralized software repository across a network. In addition,
users can manage the centralized software repository and inventory
existing NetWorker clients for currently installed software.
The RPC program number provided by
is invoked by nsrd upon receiving a request to start up the remote
client software installation service and does not need to be started directly
by a user.
The main thread for
handles all RPC messages for the service. Each time a remote client
installation operation begins,
creates a new session and spawns a new thread to process that operation.
The operation thread receives all data for the session from the main RPC thread
and handles any user dialogs and processing for the operation. The operation
thread automatically exits when a session completes.
automatically terminates after it has been idle for a pre-determined period.
maintains a set of resources reflecting the current set of software products
located in the centralized software repository, as well as the current set of
products and packages installed on NetWorker clients in the datazone where it
is running. These resources are managed during repository, inventory, and
is started with the
-d <debug level>
option, it runs with the requested debug level.
- -d debug-level
to start up in debug mode with the requested debug level.
The file to which
and other NetWorker daemons send information about various error conditions
that cannot otherwise be logged using the NetWorker event mechanism.
Information describing the remote client installation service and its resources.
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