9.6.21: Service Pack 3
This topic contains information about fixes and updates in this service pack. For information about issues corrected in this service pack, see Known and corrected issues.
Updated templates for configuring the IBM DB2 environment
The templates for configuring the IBM DB2 environment using the PATROL configuration management are updated for the following:
- DB2 JDBC connection
- DB2 Local connection
- DB2 Remote Windows connection
- DB2 Remote UNIX connection
Support for alternate user name for Java operating system credentiasl
While configuring DB2 local connection, for Java operating system credentials, you can now use any of the following user names:
- Empty user - In this case, the KM uses IBM DB2 database credentials.
- A user name that you enter - In this case, the KM uses the entered user name.
- $PATROL_USER - In this case, the KM uses the PATROL default account user.
Support for DB2PATH variable in IBM DB2 installation home parameter value
While configuring DB2 local, remote UNIX, or remote Windows connection, in the IBM DB2 installation home field, you can also enter the environment variable that starts with DB2PATH. Files are installed to the following directories under the installation base directory as depicted in the following example:
Updated out of the box thresholds for few parameters
Updated the out of the box thresholds for the following parameters:
|Parameter||Application class||Updated attribute||Old value||New value|
|Monitoring Status (MonitoringStatus)||DB2_ENVIRONMENT||Border range||Undefined||0-1|
|Alarm 1 range||Undefined||0-0 OK|
|Alarm 2 range||Undefined||1-1 Alarm|
Configuration Status (ConfigurationStatus)
|Alarm 1 range||0-0||0-0 OK|
|Alarm 2 range||1-1||1-1 Alarm|
|Connection to Database (ConnToDBOK)||DB2_DATABASE||Border range||Undefined||1-3|
|Alarm 1 range||Undefined||1-1 Alarm|
|Alarm 2 range||Undefined||2-2 Warn|
Downloading the installation files
You can download the latest version of the KM by downloading a single KM installation file or by downloading the latest version of the Infrastructure Management-PATROL Repository. Use your preferred method of obtaining the installation files by completing one of the following procedures:
To download the PATROL for IBM DB2 installation file
The following table provides links to the pages in the EPD website that contain the installation files for this product. From the EPD page, you can select and download the installation files for your platform. Access to the EPD website requires that you provide your BMC Support credentials. You might also be prompted to complete the Export Compliance Form.
|PATROL for IBM DB2 9.6.21|
|PATROL Installation Utility 11.3.00|
To download the Repository files
The following table provides links to the pages in the EPD website that contain the Repository files. From the EPD page, you can select and download the installation files for your platform. Access to the EPD website requires that you provide your BMC Support credentials. You might also be prompted to complete the Export Compliance Form.
|Installation files for the latest version of the Repository.|