Problem registering agent on AIX

Article:TECH142805  |  Created: 2010-10-27  |  Updated: 2015-02-09  |  Article URL http://www.symantec.com/docs/TECH142805
Article Type
Technical Solution


Environment

Issue



Could not register UNIX agent on AIX box with Information Server


Error



Error in registration with Information Server 133.27.6.162 : Request Failed


Environment



AIX/Windows 2003 Standard Server 32 bit


Cause



Problem with name resolution on UNIX side. Could not resolve its own IP or machine anme


Solution



Add the Information server ip address and machine name to the UNIX /etc/host file




Article URL http://www.symantec.com/docs/TECH142805


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