KNOWN ISSUE: NS Agent push install fails on linux client running csh with the noclobber option

Article:TECH122023  |  Created: 2010-01-28  |  Updated: 2012-01-24  |  Article URL http://www.symantec.com/docs/TECH122023
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Article Type
Technical Solution


Issue



NS Agent push install fails on linux client running csh with the noclobber option


Environment



This issue was found on SMP 7.0.7270 and a SLES 10 x86_64 client.


Cause



The installation script removes (rm) the aex-nsclt-install.log, then runs aex-bootstrap* appending the output to the aex-nsclt-install.log file. However, C shell (csh) does not allow appending to a non-existent file.


Solution



For now, it appears that the agent must be manually installed on the client by running the aex-bootstrap binary.

More information will be added regarding any code updates for this issue.


Supplemental Materials

ValueETK 1950112
Description

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Legacy ID



51195


Article URL http://www.symantec.com/docs/TECH122023


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