Downloading the updates list

Use the following command to obtain a list of Technology Levels and Service Packs from the vendor which is used to populate the filter selection list in the patch catalog wizard.

To download the updates list

On the command line, enter the following command:

aix_downloader.bat| -configFile
-generateUpdateList "<updatesFilePath>"

This command uses the following variables:


The location of the Configuration File used by the Patch Downloader. Quotation marks around the path are required.


A name and location for the Updates File. After you create the file, add it to the depot, and then enter the information in Global Configuration, in the AIX Updates List File box. Quotation marks around the path are required.7

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