To edit automatic process monitoring configuration for vCenters:

  1. Use the sm_edit utility to open the BASEDIR/smarts/conf/applications/apps-emc-vmware.xml file.

  2. In the file, locate one of these templateName values depending on your version of vCenter:

    • VirtualCenter-Service-5.5-Linux (for vCenter version 5.5, deployed as a vApp)

      • VirtualCenter-Service (for vCenter versions prior to 5.5)

  3. In the processConfig section of the templateName value, provide the following information:

    • processName — Name of the process to monitor

      • arguments— Argument list of the process to monitor

      • min — Minimum number of process instances

      • max — Maximum number of process instances

  4. Save and close the file.