So we have a 2012 back (YES we are upgrading! so please don't)
GMS 14.0.2 build 279 running on sles 11 sp3
going to shut that down, and pop up a
GMS 14.2.1 Sles 12 with

We've had a difficult time just getting it to install on a test box. Now its installed, but refuses to start agent manager.

nms12test:~ # rcgms status
Checking for gms monitor: running
Checking for gms config: running
Checking for gms engine: running
Checking for gms web admin: running
Checking for gms agent manager: unused
gms.service - LSB: Start datasync services
Loaded: loaded (/etc/init.d/gms)
Active: active (exited) since Tue 2017-03-28 08:39:13 EDT; 6min ago
Process: 3274 ExecStart=/etc/init.d/gms start (code=exited, status=0/SUCCESS)

nms12test:~ #





Ran DSAPP option 7,1 and


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v245


Checking Mobility Services.. Failed
Checking LDAP Connectivity.. Passed
Checking Trusted Application.. Failed
Checking Required XMLs.. Passed
Checking XMLs.. Passed
Checking PSQL Configuration.. Passed
Checking XML rpmsave.. Passed
Checking Proxy Configuration.. Passed
Checking Disk Space.. Passed
Checking Memory.. Passed
Checking VMware-tools.. Skipped
Checking Automatic Startup.. Passed
Checking Database Schema.. Passed
Checking Database Maintenance.. Passed
Checking Reference Count.. Passed
Checking Users FDN.. Passed
Checking Databases Integrity.. Failed
Checking Targets Table.. Passed
Checking RPMs.. Passed
Checking Disk IO.. Passed
Checking Nightly Maintenance.. Traceback (most recent call last):
File "/opt/novell/datasync/tools/dsapp/dsapp.py", line 692, in <module>
menus.main_menu()
File "/opt/novell/datasync/tools/dsapp/lib/dsapp_menus.py", line 174, in main_menu
sub_menus[choice]()
File "/opt/novell/datasync/tools/dsapp/lib/dsapp_menus.py", line 545, in checksQueries_menu
ghc.generalHealthCheck(mobilityConfig, gwConfig, XMLconfig ,ldapConfig, dbConfig, trustedConfig, config_files, webConfig)
File "/opt/novell/datasync/tools/dsapp/lib/dsapp_ghc.py", line 230, in generalHealthCheck
ghc_verifyNightlyMaintenance(config_files, mobilityConfig)
File "/opt/novell/datasync/tools/dsapp/lib/dsapp_ghc.py", line 912, in ghc_verifyNightlyMaintenance
results = ds.checkNightlyMaintenance(config_files, mobilityConfig, True)
File "/opt/novell/datasync/tools/dsapp/lib/dsapp_Definitions.py", line 2551, in checkNightlyMaintenance
with open(mAlog, 'r') as f:
IOError: [Errno 2] No such file or directory: '/var/log/datasync/connectors/mobility-agent.log'
nms12test:~ #


Key contents copied form the txt file used during setup. I am pulling my hair out.