CUMULATIVE POST 8.1 RU6 POINT FIXES

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Article ID: 150860

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Management Platform (Formerly known as Notification Server)

Issue/Introduction

 

Resolution

This cumulative point fix article contains fixes for SMP and other Solutions issues provided to customers POST-8.1 RU6 until RU7 is installed.

These are the fixes contained:

SMP (Symantec Management Platform) Fixes:

AD import task is failing to import the users and computers from the Security group after. TECH250129
Trying to create a CEM package we get an error: Failed to acquire encoded certificate size.Failure code:-2146893792 N/A
After imaging, the reboot to production task loses connection with task server when assigned to a new task server TECH250324
Inv_Audit data is being deleted before the defined time range in the coresettings.config N/A

See attached "SMP_8_1_POST_RU6_v3.zip"

Important: In order for the fix for "Trying to create a CEM package we get an error: Failed to acquire encoded certificate size.Failure code:-2146893792" to work properly, the following core setting should be added: 

  1. Open “coresettings.config” under “C:\Programdata\symantec\SMP\Settings” and add the following line:

<customSetting key="CertificateGenCryptoProvider" type="local" value="Microsoft Enhanced RSA and AES Cryptographic Provider" />

  1. Save changes.
  2. Restart “Altiris Services” service.

 

TASK (Task  Management) Fixes:

"Unable to add socket watcher errors: Socket is closed" on multiple remote task servers TECH252384
   
   

See attached "TASK_8_1_POST_RU6_v1.zip"

 

PATCH (Patch Management Solution) Fixes:

Failed to import software packages information for: CentOS Linux 7 Updates. TECH252303
   
   

See attached "PATCH_8_1_POST_RU6_v1.zip"

Attachments

TASK_8_1_POST_RU6_v1.zip get_app
SMP_8_1_POST_RU6_v3.zip get_app
PATCH_8_1_POST_RU6_v1.zip get_app