Install date is empty for software installed on Linux machines


Description

Overview

In server form field, under "Software Installations", Install Date field is empty.

Details

For Linux machines, the software installed information is being pulled the probe: "Linux - Installed Software". This will not get "Install Date" information.

https://<Instance_Name>.service-now.com/nav_to.do?uri=discovery_probes.do?sys_id=2c93a59c0a0a0a8b00d5f029ccaf5573

This will only pull Sofware Name, Version and Vendor(Publisher) details.

software.name = this.name;
software.version = this.version;
software.vendor = this.maintainer;

However, for Windows machines, the install date field of the software is being fetched from windows registry:

Windows discovery

The client might have to raise an enhancement request for the same.