SUSE Linux Enterprise Server 12 Full Support statement

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Article ID: 185040

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Products

Management Platform (Formerly known as Notification Server)

Issue/Introduction

IT Management Suite 7.6 HF2

Starting from IT Management Suite 7.6 HF2, Symantec Management Platform and related solutions support the management of SUSE Linux Enterprise Server 12 and SUSE Linux Enterprise Desktop 12.

Resolution

List of supported solutions

IT Management Suite provides support for the following client computers:

  •  SUSE Linux Enterprise Server 12
  • SUSE Linux Enterprise Desktop 12

Following are the tested and supported component, solutions, and functionalities of IT Management Suite 7.6 HF2 on SUSE Linux Enterprise Server 12 client computers:

  • Network Discovery
  • Symantec Management Agent for UNIX, Linux, and Mac
  • Task Management
  • Deployment Solution
  • Inventory Solution
  • Monitor Solution
  • Patch Management
  • Software Management
  • Virtual Machine Management. 

Note:

The components and solutions that are not explicitly listed in the list are not supported. The usage of those might lead to undesirable outcomes.

 

Known issues for SUSE Linux Enterprise Server 12 client computers

Following are the known issues for SUSE Linux Enterprise Server (SLES) 12 and SUSE Linux Enterprise Desktop 12 client computers:

Table 1-1                     Known issues in Deployment Solution and Patch Management Solution

Issue

Description

Patch Management Solution and Deployment Solution are not supported.

The Patch Management Solution and Deployment Solution plug-ins are not supported on a computer with SUSE Linux Enterprise Server 12.

Note:

Support for SLE 12 was added in Patch Management Solution in IT Management Suite 7.6 HF5.