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uptime agent daemon.error: Permission denied


This problem may also be detected by the presence of the following log message in the /var/adm/messages or /var/log/messages files: 

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Oct 30 10:48:07 hostname inetd[6402]: [ID 388736 daemon.error] execv /opt/uptime-agent/bin/uptmagnt: Permission denied


This error is generally caused by inetd attempting to run the uptmagnt binary as one user when the binary is owned by another user.  In the example above, we can find that the /opt/uptime-agent/bin/uptmagnt file is owned by nobody: