The following sections explain the issues that you might encounter on a managed device.
Installing ZENworks Agent on RHEL 8.x is registered as RHEL 8.1 Workstation
For example to set as a server, run the following command on the RHEL8.x device:
syspurpose set-role "Red Hat Enterprise Linux Server"
After upgrading the Operating System on ZENworks Satellite Server, ZENworks agent services might not start
1. Stop all the ZENworks Agent services.
Backup contents of
Uninstall the ZENworks Agent by using the following command:
novell-zenworks-*.rpm with rpm -qa | grep 'novell-zenworks-' | xargs rpm –e
Remove or rename directories and
Install the ZENworks Agent.
Check reconciliation with former object.
Stop ZENworks services by running the following command:
systemctl stop novell-zenworks-xplatzmd.service
Restore content-repo and /srv/tftp/ to respective folders.
Start ZENworks services by running the following command:
systemctl start novell-zenworks-xplatzmd.service
To verify the content, run zac cdp-verify-content.
Remint server certificate by running the following command:
zac rsc -u Administrator -p password
Disable and enable Imaging role for the satellite server
Restore the /srv/tftp/ folder from the backup.
Replication contents of the tftp folder by running the following command:
zac cdp replicate
The ZENworks Agent UI shows both English and the local language chosen for viewing
Install the native language operating system
Change the default user language to match the language displayed by the user
Standalone install or uninstall of individual components does not work on Windows managed devices
[CompMgmt]  [Aborting InstallAndUninstallComponents because of a pending reboot]
For example, if a bundle or policy component is disabled, you might continue seeing the bundle or policy component in effect on the ZENworks Agent.
Apply the latest patches for Windows.
Delete the registry key HKEY_Local_Machine/Software/Novell/ZCM/volatile.
Reboot the system.
For more information, see TID 7006485 in the .
Unable to start zmd in debug mode on a RHEL 4 b4-bit managed device
Native library not loaded
Locations configured in ZENworks Control Center may not apply to RHEL 5 devices
Run the Network Manager by using the NetworkManager command.
Run the Network Manager as a daemon by using the chkconfig command.
For example, chkconfig --level 35 NetworkManager on command runs the Network Manager as a daemon for levels 3 and 5.
On a Windows XP device, the installation of ZENworks Agent with the Remote Management component through Remote Desktop Connection fails
ZEN CASA not storing Groupwise credentials
Security vulnerabilities in .NET framework