zlm-config fails to reset services password.

  • 3393429
  • 06-Feb-2008
  • 30-Apr-2012


Novell ZENworks 7.2 Linux Management - ZLM7.2


Reseting of services password using zlm-config --reset-services-password fails generating traceback errors.


To download ZLM 7.2 IR2 iso for installation fixes, go to https://download.novell.com/index.jsp and search for 'ZENworks Linux Management' (Product or Technology (optional) ). To obtain access to a hot patch with the fix for this problem, follow the instructions in KB 3469853 "Updates to Novell ZENworks 7.2 Linux Management" which can be found at https://www.novell.com/support

Additional Information

TraceBack Error :

Traceback (most recent call last):
File "/opt/novell/zenworks/lib/install/zlmconfig.py", line 598, in ?
File "/opt/novell/zenworks/lib/install/zlmconfig.py", line 298, in main
if ResetServicePassword(pwd) == 0:
File "/opt/novell/zenworks/lib/install/zlmconfig.py", line 559, in
if ZLMInstallLib.LDAPInstaller().reset(haspwd=password) != 0:
TypeError: __init__() takes exactly 2 arguments (1 given)