Reboot required reporting incorrectly

Article:TECH40664  |  Created: 2008-10-03  |  Updated: 2008-10-03  |  Article URL
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Some reports, like the Compliance and Vulnerability by Computer report, may incorrectly state that computers are in need of a reboot.


Patch Management 6.2

Reports showing the state of the reboot on the client, ie if a reboot is required or not.


Events not getting into the database. This could be because the NSE failed to process, was not sent for some reason etc.


Changes will be made to the PMImport's beginning on November 12th 2008 that may affect this. Run the attached SQL to update a view that will resolve this issue.

Making a backup of the view before updating it would be advised.

KB46144 "Combined fixes for known Patch Report Discrepencies, Dashboard issues etc" also includes this fix and several more.

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