Sametime upgrade – A thing to be aware of  

By Roberto Boccadoro | 1/2/24 10:18 AM | Infrastructure - Sametime | Added by Oliver Busse

Today I noticed that Sametime awareness was not working in Verse. Since it did until a few days ago I started to look what could be wrong. I tried to log in to Sametime and could not. Alas, time to look at the logs on the server; doing so I noticed a strange error in the community container log. A timeout when connecting to my LDAP server. I checked my Domino server, which is my LDAP and everything was fine. So I started a remote session with my Linux box where I have installed Sametime and all of a sudden weird errors appeared when I tried to change directory from / to /sametime. A look at the filesystem left me horrified. I had the disk full!!!

Sametime monitoring dashboard on Docker  

By Roberto Boccadoro | 4/3/23 6:25 AM | Infrastructure - Sametime | Added by Oliver Busse

Sametime 12.0.1 introduced a new feature, a monitoring dashboard based on Grafana. But on Docker it was not working, in various panels, for example those related to meetings it showed “no data”. Some of us reported this to HCL and they told that a fix would be provided for FP1.

Problem with Prometheus in Sametime monitoring dashboard  

By Roberto Boccadoro | 2/8/23 11:26 AM | Infrastructure - Sametime | Added by Oliver Busse

I set up the monitoring dashboard in Sametime, using the provided JSON files; in case you don’t know how to do that, you enable it running this command docker-compose -f docker-compose.yml -f docker-compose-monitoring.yml up -d https://help.hcltechsw.com/sametime/1201/admin/Managing_dashboard.html Today I discovered that my Prometheus container kept crashing, and in the logs I found lines like these

Updating Sametime 12 to FP1. Not all customizations are kept  

By Roberto Boccadoro | 7/22/22 5:30 AM | Infrastructure - Sametime | Added by Oliver Busse

Upon suggestion from my friend Erik Schwalb of HCL, I upgraded to FP1 a Sametime12 server where I made some branding customization. Contrary to what I wrote in my previous post not ALL customizations are kept.