Registration does not resolve serial numbers to devices in the zone if the serial number contains non-hex digits

  • 7005372
  • 20-Feb-2010
  • 27-Apr-2012

Environment

Novell ZENworks 10 Configuration Management with Support Pack 2 - 10.2

Situation

ERROR (in services-messages.log):
 
[Registration Web Service] [] [Device has an
invalid serial number of '5DXNHG2', setting serial number to
<GUID>
 
Where <GUID> is the device GUID.
 
This may cause problems with last contact times.

Resolution

This is fixed in version 10.3 - see KB 7005455 "ZENworks Configuration Management SP3 (10.3) - update information and list of fixes" which can be found at https://www.novell.com/support

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