Installation Instructions for Hot Fix E80018

Windows


Hot fix E80018 addresses the issue(s) in Base SAS 9.3 on Windows as documented in the Issue(s) Addressed section of the hot fix download page:

http://ftp.sas.com/techsup/download/hotfix/HF2/E80.html#E80018


The hot fix downloaded, E80018wn.zip, contains the updated files required to address the documented issues.
Do NOT extract the contents of E80018wn.zip. The hot fix installation process will extract the contents as needed.


IMPORTANT NOTES

  1. You must have Base SAS 9.3 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.

  2. 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.

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

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

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


INSTALLATION

The E80018 hot fix for Base SAS 9.3 will be installed using the SAS Deployment Manager (SDM). By default, the SDM 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 E80018wn.zip, follow the instructions provided in the SAS Deployment Wizard/SAS Deployment Manager 9.3: Userís Guide; see the Apply Hot Fixes section in Chapter 5 -- SAS Deployment Manager Tasks to complete the installation of the hot fix.

The content of this hot fix is listed in the hot fix manifest.


POST-INSTALLATION INSTRUCTIONS

None



This completes the installation of hot fix E80018 on Windows.