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Linux Agent Does Not Report Linux Distribution

We just installed LDMS 9.0 SP3 and a new Linux 64-bit agent.  Has some nice features - like custom data (missed SP2).  However, while the agent reports kernel version, it does not report the Linux distribution (Red Hat, CentOS, etc).  We have a mixture of Red Hat and CentOS servers.  This used to be reported as Computer.OS.Linux Info.Distribution, with Computer.OS.Linux Info.Issue containing the full text of /etc/redhat-release (version  Now I can't find it anywhere - I checked the Inventory Unknown Items - nothing there to match.  The output of map-osscan does not contain it, so it is not even being parsed.  Any thoughts on how to get this back?

  • Jared Barneck SupportEmployee 1,189 posts since
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    Interesting.  I am looking at my new SP3 core and a Red Hat box and I have the distribution right under OS.



  • ph Rookie 1 posts since
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    Seems to has been fixed in latest 64 bits agent (

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