By default, the clients restart automatically after installation.
You can configure the restart options on a group to control how the clients restart after Auto Upgrade.
Is it possible to convert an unmanaged Symantec Endpoint Protection for Linux client to a managed client? As of 12.1 RU6, the client user interface for Symantec Endpoint Protection for Linux has only one button, Live Update. How can I prevent Symantec Endpoint Protection for Linux users from manually launching Live Update from the client user interface? Symantec Endpoint Protection for Linux does not support the Client User Interface Control Settings. Does Symantec Endpoint Protection for Linux perform email scanning? See The default contents of in Symantec Endpoint Protection for Linux for more information. You check defutil logs if the Live Update log indicates a successful session, but the definitions do not update. Use the following command to enable vpdebug logging: For information on viewing individual log files on a Linux client, see Log Files for Symantec Endpoint Protection 12.1.6 for Linux (Symantec Connect forums).
According to recent testing with Symantec Endpoint Protection 12.1 RU6, total pre-installation space requirements are about 9GB for /opt/ and 1.5GB for /tmp/.
You install Symantec Endpoint Protection (SEP) 14 managed clients that check in with Symantec Endpoint Protection Manager (SEPM), which runs an earlier version, such as 12.1.6 MP5.
You can also restart the clients at any time by running a restart command from the management server.
You have the option to schedule the clients to restart during a time that is convenient for users.