JBoss ON is unable to discover EAP 6 server installed from RPM version 7.1.3-4

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  • agent discovery error with JBoss
  • When the agent starts, the following message is logged:

    ERROR [ResourceDiscoveryComponent.invoker.daemon-1] (rhq.modules.plugins.jbossas7.HostControllerDiscovery)- Discovery of a JBossAS7 Host Controller Resource failed for process: pid=[2836], name=[/etc/alternatives/jre/bin/java], ppid=[2810] - cause: java.lang.Exception: Server configuration file not found at the expected location (/usr/share/jbossas/domain/configuration/host.xml).
  • JBoss application server can not be discovered


  • JBoss Operations Network (ON) 3.1.1
  • Red Hat Enterprise Linux 6
  • JBoss Enterprise Application Platform (EAP) 6
  • JBoss EAP installed from RPM version 7.1.3-4.Final_redhat_4.ep6.el6

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