The ZMD process randomly stops running

  • 7004657
  • 13-Oct-2009
  • 30-Apr-2012


Novell ZENworks 7.2 Linux Management - ZLM7.2


The error is written to an older zmd-messages.log:
/var/opt/novell/log/zenworks # tail zmd-messages.log.2008-04-29
ERROR: could not create remoting socket directory.

The event-watcher is still active.


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