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Trying to change the management Server list of a DCS agent during an upgrade fails

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Article ID: 175890

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Data Center Security Server Advanced

Issue/Introduction

You are trying to change the management Server list of a DCS agent during an upgrade using the parameters of this kb article but it fails: https://help.symantec.com/cs/DCS6.7/DCS6_7/v95014893_v110163010/Installing-the-agent-in-silent-mode-on-a-Windows-computer?locale=EN_US

 

Cause

the parameters for this URL: https://help.symantec.com/cs/DCS6.7/DCS6_7/v95014893_v110163010/Installing-the-agent-in-silent-mode-on-a-Windows-computer?locale=EN_US are only for a fresh installation.

They will not work for an upgrade, during an upgrade the agent will get upgraded and then it will keep its current settings.

Resolution

;An additionnal command could be added to the installation script to change the management Server list you will need to launch the command:ver list you will need to launch the command:

Sisipsconfig -h Set the management server host name.

after the upgrade.

cf: https://support.symantec.com/us/en/article.tech114723.html