This documentation supports the 18.05 version of Remedy ITSM Deployment.

To view the latest version, select the version from the Product version menu.

Product extensions

Extensions are installed by the product installer as part of the initial installation. Extensions are skipped during the installation of subsequent applications.

Two extension-related log files, ASI_DriverLog.log and ExtLoader-RIK_Log.log, are generated in the ITSMInstallDir\Logs\ExtLoaderLogs directory.


ITSMInstallDir is the default location where BMC Remedy ITSM Suite is installed:

  • (Microsoft Windows) C:\Program Files\BMC Software\BMCRemedyITSMSuite
  • (UNIX) /opt/bmc/bmcremedyitsmsuite

This topic provides the following sample error messages:


A sample error message in the driver script is:

Class Name
Namespace (): Class name (): Attribute Name (): Change attribute name?
(F): New
Attribute Name (): Change entry mode? (F): Change attribute limits?
(F): Change
default value? (F): Change attribute characteristics? (F): Change
custom attribute
characteristics? (F):
CMDBSetAttribute results
ReturnCode: ERROR
Status List: 1 items
Status Struct:
Message type: ERROR
Message number: 120004
Message: Attribute does not exist.
Appended: Status


This error message is benign and can be ignored; however, you must to investigate other error messages.

Extension loader RIK logs

A sample error message in the install log is:

command ("C:\DOCUME~1\ ADMINI~1\ LOCALS~1\ Temp\ Utilities\ cmdb\
cmdbdriver.exe" -s rieqvm01-cl2 -u Demo -p notDisplayed -t 0 -x "C:
Files\BMC Software\BMCRemedyITSMSuiteDK1\rieqvm01-
ITSM_CDM_Extensions-OSD.txt") returned an exit code of 1, which was
interpreted as
a failure]}]}

Zip all the log files using the BMC Remedy ITSM Maintenance Tool and send the zip output file (\temp\ to Customer Support on request. The path to the zipped log file appears below the Zip Logs button on the Maintenance Tool.

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