After the initial framework of an SMP 7.1 installation is completed the database and configuration must be performed. But the configuration process fails.
There were two “A” record entries in DNS which resolve the server to two different host names:
Changed the value of the following two registry strings to “servername.pdp.domain.init.com” and attempted the reconfiguration of the platform in SIM
Symantec Management Platform 7.1 SP2 MP1