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Problem to configure OCSinventory Agent on ESXi

Hi all!

I have a problem when I begin to install OCS inventory Agent on ESXi v.5.1.0 server, I can't install the package ocsinvetory-agent with apt-get, aptitude and yum, the OS didn't accept these command lines. I need to activate any characteristics/services on ESXi server?

asked in OCS Inventory NG agent for Unix by (120 points)

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Hi @micochoft

not sure that the OCS Inventory agent can install on an ESXi hypervisor (security limitation)...

Moreover, a OCS plugin was created specifically to gather informations of this type of machines, see :


However, this plugin only works with vcenter (standalone version excluded)

Regards, St├ęphane

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