StorageManager Agent conflicts with NURM on OES2018

We get the following fail when installing Storage Manager Agent onto OES 2018

[INDENT] # rpm -ivh novell-storagemanager-agent-5.0.0-14.x86_64.rpm
file /var/opt/novell from install of novell-storagemanager-agent-5.0.0-14.x86_64 conflicts with file from package novell-nurm-web-1.0.4-0.60.2.noarch[/INDENT]

Anyone get this?

Our Server:
Open Enterprise Server 2018 (x86_64)
VERSION = 2018
PATCHLEVEL = 0
NAME="SLES"
VERSION="12-SP2"
VERSION_ID="12.2"
PRETTY_NAME="SUSE Linux Enterprise Server 12 SP2"
ID="sles"
ANSI_COLOR="0;32"
CPE_NAME="cpe:/o:suse:sles:12:sp2"
SUSE Linux Enterprise Server 12 (x86_64)
VERSION = 12
PATCHLEVEL = 2

Uname: 4.4.121-92.92-default #1 SMP Mon Aug 13 12:33:42 UTC 2018 (dfdd665) x86_64 x86_64 x86_64 GNU/Linux
  • On 10/3/2018 9:24 AM, lca25 wrote:
    >
    > We get the following fail when installing Storage Manager Agent onto OES
    > 2018
    >
    >
    > # rpm -ivh novell-storagemanager-agent-5.0.0-14.x86_64.rpm
    > file /var/opt/novell from install of
    > novell-storagemanager-agent-5.0.0-14.x86_64 conflicts with file from
    > package novell-nurm-web-1.0.4-0.60.2.noarch
    >
    > Anyone get this?
    >
    > Our Server:
    > Open Enterprise Server 2018 (x86_64)
    > VERSION = 2018
    > PATCHLEVEL = 0
    > NAME="SLES"
    > VERSION="12-SP2"
    > VERSION_ID="12.2"
    > PRETTY_NAME="SUSE Linux Enterprise Server 12 SP2"
    > ID="sles"
    > ANSI_COLOR="0;32"
    > CPE_NAME="cpe:/o:suse:sles:12:sp2"
    > SUSE Linux Enterprise Server 12 (x86_64)
    > VERSION = 12
    > PATCHLEVEL = 2
    >
    > Uname: 4.4.121-92.92-default #1 SMP Mon Aug 13 12:33:42 UTC 2018
    > (dfdd665) x86_64 x86_64 x86_64 GNU/Linux
    >
    >


    Are you using the latest packages from the patch channel?

    -- NFMS Support Team
  • Hi yes the server was newly created with all patches from the channel.
  • On 10/4/2018 5:04 AM, lca25 wrote:
    >
    > Hi yes the server was newly created with all patches from the channel.
    >
    >

    Including the latest patch for Storage Manager, just to be clear?

    -- NFMS Support Team
  • NFMS Support Team;2488416 wrote:
    On 10/4/2018 5:04 AM, lca25 wrote:
    >
    > Hi yes the server was newly created with all patches from the channel.
    >
    >

    Including the latest patch for Storage Manager, just to be clear?

    -- NFMS Support Team


    Yes, have verified.
    Storage Manager 5 for OES 2018 5.0.0
    18 Jul 2018 Storage Manager 5 for OES 2018 5.0.0 Recommended
    md5: 7562d90e1535e72cab8dc4158ef04ecf
    novell-storagemanager-agent-5.0.0-14.x86_64.rpm
  • I have reproduced this issue and you should be able to safely use the --force option with your install.

    'rpm -ivh novell-storagemanager-agent-5.0.0-14.x86_64.rpm --force'

    --Product Specialist
  • rlagger;2488453 wrote:
    I have reproduced this issue and you should be able to safely use the --force option with your install.

    'rpm -ivh novell-storagemanager-agent-5.0.0-14.x86_64.rpm --force'

    --Product Specialist


    Ok, Thanks.

    Worked.