Resolving a "Memory fault (coredump)" error during Altiris Agent for UNIX, Linux, and Mac installation

Article:TECH42006  |  Created: 2009-05-03  |  Updated: 2009-05-03  |  Article URL
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During the installation of the Altiris Agent for UNIX, Linux and Mac, a "Memory fault (coredump)" error is displayed.


Symantec Management Platform 7.0 SP2

Altiris Agent for UNIX, Linux and Mac x86: 7.0 SP2

Installing on an HP-UX 11i system


The dynamic linker on the HP-UX 11.00 machine has a defect. You need to install a patch that rectifies this defect. 


To resolve this issue, you need to apply the s700_800 11.11 ld(1) and linker tools cumulative patch: PHSS_38154.

This patch is included in HP-UX Quality Pack Depot for 11i v1, December 2008.

Visit for more information on HP-UX patches

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