Installation Instructions for Hot Fix A08003
Linux for x64
Hot fix A08003 addresses the issue(s) in SAS BI Report Services 4.2 on Linux for x64 as documented
in the Issue(s) Addressed section of the hot fix download page:
You must have SAS BI Report Services 4.2 installed on your system before applying this hot fix.
Refer to SN-35968 for instructions on how to determine which product releases you have installed.
Files delivered in this hot fix will be backed up during the installation process.
However, it is good general practice to back up your system before applying updates
You must have Administrator Privileges on your CLIENT or SERVER machine.
All currently active SAS sessions, daemons, spawners and servers must be terminated
before applying this hot fix.
- This hot fix should be installed using the same userid who performed the initial
1. The installer downloaded is A08003la.bin. Verify that the installation binary
has execute permission. If it does not, use the chmod command to make
$> chmod 755 A08003la.bin
2. Set your $DISPLAY environment variable
3. Execute A08003la.bin
This will initiate the installation wizard, which will guide you through the hot fix
installation process. During the installation you will be prompted for the
SASHOME location to be updated. You should provide the path to the
top level SAS directory where the deploymntreg directory exists.
4. Refer to SN-35968 for instructions on
how to verify that the hot fix was successfully applied.
See the Maintenance Installation Tool
(MIT) documentation for more details on the installation of hot fixes.
This completes the installation of hot fix A08003 on Linux for x64.