After upgrading to 8.5 Post RU2 and recreating reboots, the
The error below will be in the
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..\..\apps\DeploymentClient\PECTAgent\ClientConfig.cpp:1611 _wstat64 API failed. [2019/08/19 13:55:42.704 1872:1876 2] ..\..\apps\DeploymentClient\PECTAgent\ClientConfig.cpp:347 DownloadAndInstallCertificatereturns Success. bResult= 0 [2019/08/19 13:55:42.704 1872:1876 2] ..\..\apps\DeploymentClient\PECTAgent\ClientConfig.cpp:350 Failed torename certificate and config xml for server = SMP-W2K16-01 .EPM . local
8.5 Post RU2
In the pointfix Symantec made changes to pull the port and protocol from the PXE and NS servers registry to make sure that the data in the Pectagent.ini is always correct after a preboot creation/recreation. Symantec has learned that if the URL path that we reference isn't in lowercase - it should be unless the registry key is changed manually or through other means using the console - this error will occur.
Dev has resolved the issue in 8.5 RU3 by using communication profiles in automation.
In 'DS_8.5_POST_RU2_v4.zip' file (info5407), the changes made to bootwiz in the v1 version of the pointfix were removed; however, in hierarchy environments, the bootwiz from v1 may need to used followed by the workaround steps noted below. CONTACT SUPPORT IF YOU ARE IN A HIERARCHY ENVIRONMENT to get the bootwiz version.
There are two solutions that can be used to address the:
Install PF '8.5_RU2_DS_PF4241423.zip' attached to this KB, allow the BDC package on package servers to update, and recreate any PXE preboots.