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AIX Agent Communication error

Created by Randall Harwood, last modified by James Moore on Jan 29, 2019

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Updated 29 January 2019


This article provides steps to resolve the following spoplog.txt:


Error Message states Failed to start Fast reader: - reader failed to report the error

unable to establish connection with the Manager. Reason

Trying to establish connection from agent to manager

connection with manager closed


LEM version 6.1 or later


The Java version on the AIX server is older than the Java version the agent is using.


Two possible fixes are available:

  1. Upgrade the Java on the AIX.

    - or - 

  2. Use the older version of the AIX agent installer 5.3.1 uses older Java:



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