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Patch 3 for Service Pack 1: version

This topic contains information about fixes and updates in Patch 3 for Service Pack 1 (product version, and provides instructions for downloading and installing the patch.


For information about issues corrected in this patch, see  Known and corrected issues.


Patch 3 for Service Pack 1 introduces a new blasadmin setting. When the JobFactory LogOnlyErrorsOrWarningsOnUSPJobblasadmin setting is enabled, it will filter all messages created by a USP job that are not errors or warnings.

Build information


Build number

EPD version number

Release date

Patch 3 for Service Pack 10, 2014

Downloading the patch

Patch 3 for Service Pack 1 includes full installers for all components. You can download the files for version from the BMC Electronic Product Distribution (EPD) website. For download instructions, see Downloading the installation files. For a list of installation programs by OS, see Installation programs for BMC Server Automation.

Installing the patch as a fresh product installation

If you are installing this patch as a fresh product installation, download the Patch files and then follow the instructions in Performing the installation.

Upgrading to the patch

To upgrade to the patch, follow the instructions in Upgrading.


The installation programs for BMC Vendor Patch Management were not upgraded for patches. If you have installed version 8.5.00 for any of these programs, you do not need to upgrade these programs when upgrading to the patch level.

Note the following special tasks that you must perform during an upgrade to a patch, after upgrading the Application Server and Console:

Special condition or scenarioTask description
If upgrading from 8.3.x or earlierRun the Data Migration Manager using the version external files to upgrade your Oracle or SQL Server database to version 8.5.01.
Any upgradeRun the SQL Update scripts found in the 85-SP1-P3-SQL_Update_Scripts.zip file. This file is available in the BMC Server Automation section of the EPD. Run these scripts as the BMC Server Automation database owner (as provided to blasadmin).
If upgrading from a version earlier than 8.0Run the postmigration file to migrate pre-8.x compliance rules and discovery signatures.
If smart group conditions were defined in any earlier versionRun the postmigration file to migrate and update smart group conditions.
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