Managing patch group settings
From the Patch Group tab of the Global Settings > System Variables page, you can define the general behavior of patch groups.
Information Window for Patch Group Activation
This option defines if an information window is to be displayed to the user after he has modified a patch group. It warns the user that an activation of the patch group is necessary to take into account any modifications.
|Show effectively installed patches in patch jobs||This option effectively shows the number of patches installed after the last patch was installed. For example, on a Windows system, if you install a patch that replaced the 20 earlier patches, then the last patch has effectively installed the earlier 20 patches.|
|Remove old patches automatically||This options removes old patches that are not referenced anymore in patch groups and patch jobs are automatically removed from the system.|