Inventory scans do not import for Linux devices

  • 7017041
  • 03-Dec-2015
  • 03-Dec-2015


Novell ZENworks Asset Management 11.4
Novell ZENworks Configuration Management 11.4 Inventory


Affected Linux devices have at least one network adapter without bound IP address.

The loader-messages.log on the inventory scan processing Primary Server contains an error message like:
[TRACE] [12/01/2015 19:51:36.438] [3128] [ZENLoader] [103] [] [Loader.InventoryStorerAMModule] [] [InventoryStorerModule: could not deserialize wif, error:found </Addresses> instead of element found </Addresses> instead of element


The inventory scan produced xml file contains a section:


The <Addresses/> statement fails to parse.


Reported to Engineering