P1183 - Patch for Disabling Localhost Monitoring

Nov 10, 2010
Patch for Hardware Sentry KM for PATROL - Version(s) 1.6.00,1.6.01

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Patch content

Connectors for Localhost Monitoring Disabled

Should you install this patch?

Apply this patch if you wish to use the KM for remote monitoring only.

What does it fix?


How to install the patch?

  1. Copy the following files to the $PATROL_HOME/lib/MS_HW_hdf directory on the managed server:
    • MS_HW_DisableLocalHost.hdf
  2. Re-initialize Hardware Sentry.
  3. Run through the Connection, Credentials and Connectors wizard. Deselect all existing connectors and select "Localhost Monitoring Disabled" only. No credentials need to be specified. This can also be done by setting the following configuration variable (Restart the Patrol Agent after setting this variable):/SENTRY/HARDWARE/localhost/preselectedHDFFileList=MS_HW_DisableLocalHost.hdf
  4. Nothing needs to be installed on Console systems.