How to disable the snapshot feature on the ReportAgent

Document ID : KB000035672
Last Modified Date : 14/02/2018
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How can we disable the nightly snapshot of the seosdb performed by the ReportAgent?
We will not do any reporting from the Report Agent.


On Unix/Linux
In the file /opt/CA/AccessControlShared/ccommon.ini you shall find
; Specifies whether you want to send database snapshot data to the Distribution Server ; Values: 0- no, 1- yes ; Default: 1
snapshot_enabled = 1

Please edit this file and set the token snapshot_enabled = 0 and restart the ReportAgent and AgentManager with these commands in a root shell

# cd /opt/CA/AccessControlShared/lbin
# ./ stop
# ./ stop
# ./ start
# ./ start


On Windows

the same feature is controled with this registry key:

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