Cannot set time with NTP on ZCM 11 Appliance

  • 7007965
  • 21-Feb-2011
  • 27-Apr-2012


Novell ZENworks 11 Configuration Management Appliance


Trying to set time using NTP: System> System>Date and Time> Change> Synchronize with NTP server. Note that 2 packages need to be installed. Click oninstall 

ERROR Download failed:
Download (curl error for ''
Error message: couldn't connect to host


This is fixed in version 11.1 - see KB 7008746 "ZENworks Configuration Management 11.1 - update information and list of fixes" which can be found at
Note that only one time source can be configured at install time (this is a limitation of YaST) - see

Download the required files from"ZCM 11.0 Appliance NTP rpms - see TID 7007965" and follow the instructions in the online readme.