Workstation randomly hangs when restoring image

  • 3164618
  • 10-May-2007
  • 30-Apr-2012


Novell ZENworks 6.5 Desktop Management Support Pack 2 - ZDM6.5 SP2 Imaging
Novell ZENworks 7 Desktop Management - ZDM7 Imaging


Workstation hangs randomly when restoring image.
CD image randomly fails
Applied ZEN 6.5 sp2 hotpatch 3


For ZDM7: Fixed in ZENworks 7 with SP1 Desktop Management, available at

For ZDM6.5 SP2: fixed in ZENworks 6.5 Desktop Management SP2 IR1 or newer found at

Additional Information

The problem was that during the linuxrc process, the DHCP address is released, but the client still thought it had the address - the DHCP server may give this address to another workstation, and duplicate IP addresses will result.

Formerly known as TID# 10100905 NOVL105665