Hot fix D8M001 addresses the issue(s) in SAS Portal and Portlets 4.4_M2 as documented in the Issue(s) Addressed section of the hot fix download page:
D8M001 is a "container" hot fix that contains the following "member" hot fixes which will update the software components as needed.
D8I001 updates SAS BI Portlets 4.4_M2
D8H001 updates SAS Information Delivery Portal 4.4_M2
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 release number information in the Registry report should match the 'member' release number information provided above for the software components installed on each machine in your deployment.
The hot fix downloaded, D8M001pt.zip, includes the updates required for all components listed above on all applicable operating systems. To apply this hot fix on multiple machines, you can either save D8M001pt.zip on each machine or save it in a network location that is accessible to all machines.
Do NOT extract the contents of D8M001pt.zip. The hot fix installation process will extract the contents as needed.
The hot fix will be applied using the SAS Deployment Manager. By default, the SAS Deployment Manager will search in the <SASHOME>/InstallMisc/HotFixes/New directory for hot fixes to be applied, but will also prompt for a location if you have downloaded hot fixes to a different directory.
After downloading D8M001pt.zip, follow the instructions for applying hot fixes in the SAS Deployment Wizard and SAS Deployment Manager 9.4: User's Guide.
Please review the CONFIGURATION Important Note above concerning proper selection of the "Configure SAS Hot Fix" option in the SAS Deployment Manager.
The hot fix installation process generates the log file
<!SASHOME>/InstallMisc/InstallLogs/IT_date-and-time-stamp.logfor example, IT_2011-10-31-13.18.21.log. Each attempt to apply a hot fix results in the creation of a new log file giving detailed information regarding the installation process.
Postexec log files are created after the installation is completed and identifies the files that were added, backed up, changed and removed. These log files include the ‘member’ hot fix id in the name of the file and are also written to the <!SASHOME>/InstallMisc/InstallLogs directory. There is one postexec log for each ‘member’ hot fix applied (member hot fixes are listed at the top of these instructions).
The content of this hot fix is listed in the hot fix manifest.
This hot fix requires post-installation steps. Follow the steps below to complete the installation of all updates.
NOTE: In order for this step to execute correctly, the Metadata Server must be running.
$ export DISPLAY=<displayname>:0
From the SASDeploymentManager directory execute sasdm.sh.
$ cd <SASHOME>/SASDeploymentManager/9.4
From the SASDeploymentManager directory launch sasdm.exe. The default installation path for the SAS Deployment Manager is C:\Program Files\SAS\SASDeploymentManager\9.4.
A backup of the original war files will be placed in the <CONFIGDIR>/Lev1/Web/Staging/Backup directory.
JVM argument update
NOTE: Customers with SAS Customer Intelligence Solution, or SAS Marketing Automation, etc. installed should not add the JVM
command line option, at this time.
Contact SAS Technical Support for more information.
To surface updates in this hotfix update you must add the following JVM command line option
to SAS Web Application Server being used
-Dsas.session.fixation=migrateSessionThis should be done performed before restarting the application server.
Redeploy the updated wars to the web application server. See SAS 9.4 Intelligence Platform: Middle-Tier Administration Guide for more details.
This completes the installation of hot fix D8M001 on HP-UX IPF.
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