Middle Tier hangs during peak hours of usage or users on system are increased.

  • 3291871
  • 29-Oct-2007
  • 30-Apr-2012

Environment

Novell ZENworks 7 Desktop Management Support Pack 1 - ZDM7 SP1 Middle Tier
Windows 2003 server with support pack 1

Situation

OneNet filter not processing requests to eDirectory, Error 504.3
ERROR: "XTIER-SERVER","error","0xC7BF0014","XSrvAuthenticateUser::failed to get an active host" from the IIS logs.
After installing the fix in ZDM 7 SP1 IR1 (or later, up to IR3a HP3), the error did not happen for a while.  Started increasing the number of users on the system and the error returned.

Resolution

Fixed in ZENworks 7 Desktop Management Service Pack 1 Interim Release 1, available at https://download.novell.com
TID 3484245 "Updates to Novell ZENworks 7 Desktop Management" which can be found athttps://www.novell.com/support
Restarting IIS on the middle tier server alleviates the problem.

Change Log

17 April '09 Alan Ehlert, added changes for 15 April to the Change Log section, added section 'Recommended steps for the customer that started increasing the numbers of users on the system and the error returned:' to Internal Notes.
15 April '09 Alan Ehlert, added ' or users on system are increased' to the title, added to Situation: 'After installing the fix in ZDM 7 SP1 IR1 (or later, up to IR3a HP3), the error did not happen for a while.  Started increasing the number of users on the system and the error returned.', added bug # 495149 and bug hyperlink.

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