If you have the locale incorrectly configured on your Solaris platform, you might receive error messages when you attempt to start the vCenter Hyperic agent .

Error messages might resemble the following:

prompt$ cd /opt/vmware/hyperic/agent-
prompt$ ./hq-agent.sh start

Bad string
Unable to locate any of the following binaries:

Verify that the locale is not set to a UTF-8 locale such as en_US.UTF-8.

Resolve this issue by setting the LC_CTYPEenvironment variable to something like