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Inventory beacon get response from endpoint TLS check may report error

Inventory beacon get response from endpoint TLS check may report error


This bug is causing Beacon UI extremely unstable and un-usable for BAS development.
The following error might be logged:

2020-11-04 07:38:01,126 [Common.BeaconConfig |discoexport] [DEBUG] TempNewContent Path: C:\ProgramData\Flexera Software\Beacon\mauflt1n.tmp
2020-11-04 07:38:01,126 [Common.BeaconConfig |discoexport] [DEBUG] TempOldContent Path: pbx2gw02.tmp
2020-11-04 07:38:24,264 [tionProtocolIdentifier|policy] [DEBUG] Error while identifying the protocol used for communication. Unable to connect to the remote server
System.Net.WebException: Unable to connect to the remote server ---> System.Net.Sockets.SocketException: A connection attempt failed because the connected party did not properly respond after a period of time, or established connection failed because connected host has failed to respond
at System.Net.Sockets.Socket.DoConnect(EndPoint endPointSnapshot, SocketAddress socketAddress)
at System.Net.ServicePoint.ConnectSocketInternal(Boolean connectFailure, Socket s4, Socket s6, Socket& socket, IPAddress& address, ConnectSocketState state, IAsyncResult asyncResult, Exception& exception)
--- End of inner exception stack trace ---
at System.Net.HttpWebRequest.GetResponse()
at Flexera.SaaS.Transport.Core.CommunicationProtocolIdentifier.GetProtocol(Uri endPointUri, ICredentials credentials)
2020-11-04 07:38:24,264 [Services.PolicyService|policy] [INFO ] TLS version used:
2020-11-04 07:38:27,530 [Rules.PolicyClient |policy] [INFO ] Downloading rules using URI '{CE500637-6CA6-4FB1-8A47-8CBD80106D55}'.
2020-11-04 07:38:27,530 [Rules.PolicyClient |policy] [DEBUG] Setting IfNoneMatch header to '739'.


The existing method GetLauncherProxyFor is used to get value from the below registry and its also used by beacon to get policy files.

[HKEY_LOCAL_MACHINE\SOFTWARE\WOW6432Node\ManageSoft Corp\ManageSoft\Launcher\CurrentVersion]


This bug has been fixed in 2020 R2.1 / Feb 2021 (Cloud), 2021 R1 (On Premises)

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