The purpose of Live Update Host (LUH) is to save and reuse frequently requested content for the purpose of minimizing internet bandwidth usage. This document discusses how to troubleshoot and resolve issues with LUH.
To install the LiveUpdate Host:
It is also possible to manually download and install the LiveUpdate host:
Once a machine is identified as an LUH it is registered using the Agent’s GUID and is made available for clients to use. The detection order used by clients is:
When an Agent requests content through the LUH, the LUH first checks the swap directory for the content. If the content does not already exist, the LUH will contact the LiveUpdate server directly to retrieve the requested content and then store it in the swap directory to be ready for the next agent.