Installation Instructions for Hot Fix download A38001

64-bit Enabled AIX

Hot fix download A38001 addresses the issue(s) in SAS OpRisk Monitor 4.1 on 64-bit Enabled AIX as documented in the Issue(s) Addressed section of the hot fix download page:

This hot fix download consists of individual hot fix packages for the following software components:

A36001 - SAS OpRisk Monitor Administrative Tools 4.1
A37001 - SAS OpRisk Monitor Mid-Tier 4.1

Before applying this hot fix, follow the instructions in SAS Note 35968 to generate a SAS Deployment Registry report, then verify that the appropriate product releases are installed on your system. The software components and release numbers should match the list of software components updated by the individual hot fix installers.


  1. 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 to software.

  2. You must have Administrator Privileges on your CLIENT or SERVER machine.

  3. All currently active SAS sessions, daemons, spawners and servers must be terminated before applying this hot fix.

  4. This hot fix should be installed using the same userid who performed the initial software installation.

  5. Each component of this hot fix requires post-installation instructions to be followed. Please see the post-installation instructions for this
    hot fix for links containing configuration steps for the individual components.


  1. The A38001r6.tar hot fix download package is a single tar file that contains individual hot fix packages for the components listed above.
    Copy this file to your location of choice, then extract the contents using the following command:

    tar -xvf A38001r6.tar

    This will create an A38001 directory which contains the following files:
  2. Copy A36001r6.bin to each machine where OpRisk Monitor Administrative Tools 4.1 is installed.
    Copy A37001r6.bin to each machine where Oprisk Monitor MidTier 4.1 is installed.

  3. To install each individual hot fix, verify that the installation binary has execute permission. If it does not, use the chmod command to make it executable.
    $> chmod 755 A36001r6.bin
    $> chmod 755 A37001r6.bin
  4. Set your $DISPLAY environment variable
    $> export DISPLAY=<your_node_name>:0
  5. Execute the hot fix .bin package:
    $> <path_to_bin_file>/A36001r6.bin
    $> <path_to_bin_file>/A37001r6.bin

    For example:

    $> ./A36001r6.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.

  6. Review the Post-Installation Instructions below for the hot fix component installed.

See the Maintenance Installation Tool (MIT) documentation for more details on the installation of hot fixes.


SAS OpRisk Monitor Administrative Tools 4.1 (A36001)

SAS OpRisk Monitor Mid-Tier 4.1 (A37001)

This completes the installation of hot fix download A38001 on 64-bit Enabled AIX.