You need to register a Symantec Security Information Manager (SSIM) appliance to itself or to another SSIM appliance
The easiest way to accomplish this is to Secure Shell (SSH) into the SSIM. Login as db2admin and run the two commands below.
Answer the questions prompted. Clarification of these questions are;
Also please note that the simserver service must be running if you are trying to register the SSIM to itself.
I you have any problem during the registration, you can check the following log file:/opt/Symantec/simserver/logs/dirreg.log' because dirreg.log file is created while directory registration and we can find the errors here if any.
NOTE: If you just restored an LDAP backup and are re-registering due to LDAP connection issues , the SESA domain username and password can be different than the local administrator account and it's password. (This would also be the case if that username and/or password were changed manually.) In this case use the credentials for that account that would have been imported by the LDAP backup (or that they were changed to).