KNOWN ISSUE: DS 7.1 - Ghost Imaging failing with error "Invalid Switch: mp"

Article:TECH127679  |  Created: 2010-06-03  |  Updated: 2010-06-15  |  Article URL
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When trying to deploy image to client machine using Ghost the error "- imaging is failing with error "Invalid switch: mp" is displayed


SMP 7.0 SP4

Deployment Solution 7.1


Possibly caused by incorrect Image Multicasting - Threshold value.



Temporary workaround:

In tested scenario the error was appearing when imaging task was assigned to 2 or more computers, where Threshold was set to 2. When changing Threshold to 5 - it will allow to successfully image up to 4 computers.

Symantec is working on a resolution for this issue.

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