Version 8.9.01.001: Patch 1 for version 8.9.01
This topic contains information about fixes and updates in Patch 1 (product version 8.9.01.001), and provides instructions for downloading and installing the patch.
EPD version number
|Patch 1 for version 8.9.01||8.9.01.133||8.9.01.001||January 19, 2018|
The following topics describe the updates and enhancements included in this patch:
|General||Third-party software updates|
Java Runtime Environment (JRE) version that is shipped with BMC Server Automation have been updated to 1.8.0_152 (JRE 1.8 Update 152). For more information about other third-party software versions, see Minimum software requirements.
A new property, Build Date has been added in AIX for the Filesets and Service Packs. You can view this property in the following locations:
For more information, see Examining patch properties for AIX.
Downloading the patch
Patch 1 for version 8.9.01 includes full installers for all components. You can download the files for version 8.9.01.001 from the BMC Server Automation 8.9.01 download page at the BMC Electronic Product Distribution (EPD) website.
For full 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, do one of the following:
- To use a centralized UI for installation of most BMC Server Automation components, see Installing using the unified product installer.
- To install individual components, download the service pack files and then follow the instructions in Installing individual components. To see an overview of the installation steps, see Walkthrough: Installing individual components for Microsoft Windows and SQL Server environments or Walkthrough: Installing individual components for Linux and Oracle environments, depending on your environment.
Upgrading to the patch
You can upgrade to this patch from the following versions:
- 8.9.01 RU3
For upgrade instructions, see Upgrading and Walkthrough: Upgrading using the configurator and individual component installers.
The following figure illustrates the supported upgrade paths to BMC Server Automation 8.9.01.001.
To upgrade, do one of the following:
- To use a centralized UI for installation of most BMC Server Automation components, see Upgrading on Windows using the unified product installer. For step by step instructions based on platform, see .