# uname -a
Linux localhost 2.6.18-028stab064.7 #1 SMP Wed Aug 26 13:11:07 MSD 2009 i686 i686 i386 GNU/Linux
# python --version
# cd bindings/python/
# splunk cmd python setup.py install
usage: setup.py [global_opts] cmd1 [cmd1_opts] [cmd2 [cmd2_opts] ...]
or: setup.py --help [cmd1 cmd2 ...]
or: setup.py --help-commands
or: setup.py cmd --help
error: invalid command 'install'
Any clues? I'm not so good with python, would be grateful for any assistance!
Please check the instructions posted here: http://answers.splunk.com/questions/9849/how-do-i-get-cross-platform-system-metrics-for-performance
What errors are you getting when trying to build sigar outside of Splunk?
Yes, I'm trying to add that app actually, and I can't build sigar, so can't "Make sure you've correctly built the python bindings for SIGAR"
Sorry, reading my question back now I realised I hadn't mentioned that. Looks like a useful app, but I simply can't build the python binding - the Java builds fine, I'm using Centos5...