Error in ColSrvCoreEvent log: "Promoted field value exceeds maximum length"

  • 7003058
  • 20-Apr-2009
  • 27-Apr-2012


Novell ZENworks 7.5 Asset Management - ZAM7.5


In the ColSrvCoreEvent log the following error is showing repeatedly.  The error seems to be cosmetic since the software scan was running and storing the data correctly.
<EVENT AT="11/12/2008 8:55:20 AM" SEVERITY="Warning">
Collector Warning in ExecAllTests::RunTest at 11/12/2008 8:55:19 AM on
CNU55119Z0 by ISTT251
Unknown Exception
[2.1.1043] Unknown Exception occurred in Test '' (#)

Collector Warning::SWScanSerialNumbers at 11/12/2008 8:53:49 AM on CNU55119Z0
by ISTT251
Software Scan
[2.1.1057] There was an error executing the Software Scan. (sw error: severity:
2  code: 0x52563532  msg: Promoted field value exceeds maximum length: 3)


Fixed in ZENworks Asset Management 7.5 Interim Release 18 or newer
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Each interim release is cumulative. If Interim Release 18 is not available due to a newer interim release being placed on the website, be assured that the code needed is in the later release.