Installation Instructions for Hot Fix B04018
Linux for x64
Hot fix B04018 addresses the issue(s) in SAS Management Console 9.2_M2 on Linux for x64 as documented
in the Issue(s) Addressed section of the hot fix download page:
You must have SAS Management Console 9.2_M2 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 B04018la.bin.
When downloading SAS 9.2 hot fix packages, you must choose to Save the hot
fix to disk, then execute the install from the saved location. Attempting to install a
hot fix directly from the download page results in the error documented in
SAS Note 37104.
Verify that the installation binary has execute permission. If it does not, use the
chmod command to make
$> chmod 755 B04018la.bin
2. Set your $DISPLAY environment variable
3. Execute B04018la.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.
See the Maintenance Installation Tool
(MIT) documentation for more details on the installation of hot fixes.
The content of this hot fix is listed in the hot fix manifest.
Follow the steps below to complete the installation and Update the Metadata Manager.
NOTE: It is necessary to perform Steps 3 and 4 only one time from a single install of SAS Management Console. Also, if you have installed any previous versions of this SAS Management console hot fix you do not need to repeat the "Update Metadata" Step on your SAS environment.
You must install co-requisite Hot Fix C01005
in addition to this Hot Fix, B04018, to fully implement the fix for SN-39395.
Both hot fixes should be installed before proceeding to Step 2.
Start SAS Services
Invoke SAS Management Console.
Select SAS Management Console > Environment Management > Metadata Manager > Active Server > Upgrade Metadata
This completes the installation of hot fix B04018 on Linux for x64.
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