ZSM Distributions are not shown under Subscriber Distribution View in iManager on OES2

  • 7004521
  • 24-Sep-2009
  • 30-Apr-2012


Novell iManager 2.7
Novell Open Enterprise Server 2 (OES 2) Linux
Novell ZENworks 7 Server Management Support Pack 1 - ZSM7 SP1 Tiered Electronic Distribution (TED)


iManager started from OES2 with ZENworks 7.0 Server Management plugin installed.
In the Subscriber Distribution View only the Subscribers are shown.
Expanding the subscriber will not show the distributions.


  1. Check with ps -ef | grep -i java from which directory Java has been started.


  2. Go into the directory found under step1 in the subdirectory jre/lib/ext

    Example: /usr/lib/jvm/jre/lib/ext and create the following symbolic link:

    ln -sf /usr/lib/jvm-exports/java-sun/jsse.jar jsse.jar

    It can happen that a java-sundirectory is not available under/usr/lib/jvm-exportsuse/usr/lib/jvm-exports/jre-sunor /usr/lib/jvm-exports/java-1_4_2-sun- to create the link.

  3. After this edit /usr/lib/jvm/jre/lib/security/java.security

    and modify the security providers by adding the the following two lines at the end of the list by choosing the appropriate numbers.



  4. Restart the iManager using /etc/init.d/novell-tomcat5 restartor rcnovell-tomcat5 restart.