Getting error related to Performance Counter repeatedly in Altiris Log Viewer logs.
7.x through 8.0.x
Database counters failed to validate, recreating.
Process: AtrsHost (3880), Thread ID: 27, Module: AtrsHost.exe Priority: 2, Source: Altiris.TaskManagement.Performance.DeadlockPerformanceCounter.Validate File: C:\ProgramData\Symantec\SMP\Logs\a.log Failed to setup performance counters. The requested Performance Counter is not a custom counter, it has to be initialized as ReadOnly. [System.InvalidOperationException @ System] at System.Diagnostics.PerformanceCounter.InitializeImpl() at System.Diagnostics.PerformanceCounter..ctor(String categoryName, String counterName, String instanceName, Boolean readOnly) at System.Diagnostics.PerformanceCounter..ctor(String categoryName, String counterName, Boolean readOnly) at Altiris.ClientTask.Server.RemoteClientTaskManager.PerformanceCounterInstaller()
This behavior may occur if certain extensible counters corrupt the registry, or if Windows Management Instrumentation (WMI) based programs modify the registry.