Installation Instructions for Hot Fix B25272
Hot fix B25272 addresses the issue(s) in Base SAS 9.21_M3 on Linux as documented
in the Issue(s) Addressed section of the hot fix download page:
You must have Base SAS 9.21_M3 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 B25272lx.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 B25272lx.bin
2. Set your $DISPLAY environment variable
3. Execute B25272lx.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.
This completes the installation of hot fix B25272 on Linux.
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