- client machine boot into SBS/PXE and run the WinPE automation - client machine gets the initial deployment menu and select to run the default job - client machine stays at the WinPE and not running the default job
On the SMP logs, you may see errors while processing the NSEs sent from the client machine during WinPE automation.
Description: Unable to process the Initial deployment event. Unable to process the Initial deployment event message from resource ad2fbf6c-183d-4740-8532-0428afe52268 to class Initial Deployment.
InitialDeploymentMessagingItem::ScheduledJobTask: The license for Deployment Solution has expired. Stack Trace: at Altiris.Deployment.Common.License.DeploymentLicense.CheckLicense(Guid resourceGuid)
You may also see the following on both platforms:
Description: An empty event was captured - no data was loaded (make sure a proper event mapping is registered) : <body><XmlData><InitialDeploymentEvent><ActionType>Execute Task</ActionType><IntialDeploymentJobTaskGuid>...(Guid dependent of platform version)...</IntialDeploymentJobTaskGuid><TaskName>Init Create Image [Default]</TaskName><TaskDescription></TaskDescription></InitialDeploymentEvent></XmlData></body>
License expired or exceeded
Open Symantec Installation Manager and check the validity of licenses for Deployment Solution. If they are expired, apply current licenses to resume using Deployment Solution and Initial Deployment functions.