Adding ZPM 6.4 agent to multiple groups does not work as shown in the documentation

  • 7003344
  • 24-May-2009
  • 10-Jun-2013


Novell ZENworks Patch Management 6.4 - ZPM6.4 Agent


Trying to add an agent to multiple groups at install time using a command line option such as
msiexec /i "C:\UpdateAgent.msi" /qn HOST=http://patch/ SERIAL="XXXXXXXX-XXXXXXXX" USEPROXY=0 GROUPLIST="Custom1;Custom2"
results in the agent only being registered to group"custom1".

The documentation at Page 34 "Performing a Silent Install from a Command Prompt" shows that a semicolon should work as a group separator.


In the GROUPLIST parameter, use the pipe character "|" instead of a semicolon";", e.g.,