Installation Instructions for Hot Fix A79001


Hot fix A79001 addresses the issue(s) in SAS Formats Library for DB2 1.6 on Windows as documented in the Issue(s) Addressed section of the hot fix download page:


  1. You must have SAS Formats Library for DB2 1.6 installed on your system before applying this hot fix.

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

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


1. The installer downloaded is a self extracting executable called A79001wn.exe.

2. Execute A79001wn.exe

This will extract the contents of the zip file to C:\A79001wn. The files extracted are

3. Replace the existing files in your SAS Software Depot with the files delivered in the hot fix:

<SAS Software Depot root folder>\products\acceldb2fmt__92110__prt__xx__sp0__1\
<SAS Software Depot root folder>\products\acceldb2fmt__92110__prt__xx__sp0__1\

4. Follow the installation/configuration instructions to complete the deployment of this hot fix.

<SAS Software Depot root folder>\products\acceldb2fmt__92110__prt__xx__sp0__1\readme.pdf

This completes the installation of hot fix A79001 on Windows.