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DAU bundles fail to create properly since 11.2.3 and later update

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Discover Applicable Update (DAU) bundles fail to create properly since update to 11.2.3.  Bundles show empty actions.

ERROR (from loader-messages.log):

[DEBUG] [24/06/13 07:33:33] [] [PatchManagement] [1808] [] [Result for Check to create: false] [] []
[DEBUG] [24/06/13 07:33:33] [] [Loader.PatchSubscriptionService] [1808] [] [Could not create bundle] [] []
[DEBUG] [24/06/13 07:33:33] [] [Loader.PatchSubscriptionService] [1808] [] [com.lumension.scr.exception.SCRException: java.lang.NullPointerException
    at com.lumension.scr.pojo.SecurityContentGroup.getArchives(
    at com.lumension.scr.pojo.SecurityContentGroup.getArchives(
    at com.novell.zenworks.lumension.BundleManager.add2AnalyzeFileBundleWithLaunchActionArcFile(
    at com.novell.zenworks.lumension.BundleManager.updateOrCreateDAUBundles(
    at com.novell.zenworks.lumension.PatchSubscriptionService.setContentInBundleSystem(
    at com.novell.zenworks.lumension.PatchSubscriptionService.processPatchPlatform(
    at com.novell.zenworks.lumension.PatchSubscriptionService.downloadAllPlatforms(
    at com.novell.zenworks.lumension.PatchSubscriptionService.processAction(
    at com.novell.zenworks.loader.modules.queue.runner.QueueThreadWorker.processAction(
    at java.util.concurrent.ThreadPoolExecutor$Worker.runTask(
    at java.util.concurrent.ThreadPoolExecutor$
Caused by: java.lang.NullPointerException
    at com.lumension.scr.pojo.SecurityContentGroup.getArchives(


In addition to the Patch troubleshooting for URLs that need to be resolvable, since 11.2.3 the following URLs need to be resolvable and unblocked:
- Multiple files are needed from this location


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  • Document ID:7012728
  • Creation Date:26-JUN-13
  • Modified Date:26-JUN-13
    • NovellZENworks Configuration Management
      ZENworks Patch Management

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