Patch 4 for Service Pack 1: version 8.5.01.004
This topic contains information about fixes and updates in Patch 4 for Service Pack 1 (product version 8.5.01.004), and provides instructions for downloading and installing the patch.
For information about issues corrected in this patch, see Known and corrected issues.
EPD version number
|Patch 4 for Service Pack 1||8.5.01.260||8.5.01.004||January 5, 2015|
Downloading the patch
Patch 4 for Service Pack 1 includes full installers for all components. You can download the files for version 8.5.01.004 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 scenario||Task description|
|If upgrading from 8.3.x or earlier||Run the Data Migration Manager using the version 8.5.01.004 external files to upgrade your Oracle or SQL Server database to version 8.5.01.|
Warning: Prior to running the postmigration file, review the following Knowledge Article from BMC Customer Support to avoid running our of disk space on the Application Server: When upgrading BSA to 8.5.1 Patch 4 or 8.6, the postmigration utility fails with "No space left on device" (Knowledge Article ID: 000091406 )