System Update fails on SLES 10 with partitioned install mount drives

  • 3221394
  • 24-Jan-2008
  • 27-Apr-2012

Environment

Novell ZENworks 10 Configuration Management 10.0.0

Situation

/var/ is on a different partition than /opt/novell
from zmd-messages
ERROR:
[ERROR] [9/19/2007 11:38:40 AM] [] [BundleManager] [ActionMan.ActionException]
[The action f46e49626a67c9d0da598ace7d9978b6 threw an exception. Message:
Object reference not set to an instance of an object. Exception:
System.NullReferenceException: Object reference not set to an instance of an
object
at Novell.Zenworks.Content.Internal.CacheProxy.PutContent
(Novell.Zenworks.Content.ContentInfo contentInfo, Novell.Zenworks.Zmd.Progress
progress, Boolean bypassThrottle, Int64 priority) [[0x00000]]] []
[08c132e3780628ed97bb0fbff221782b]

Resolution

This is fixed in version 10.0.3 - see KB 3486285 "Updates to ZENworks 10 Configuration Management" which can be found at https://www.novell.com/support