SUA 2.2 patch 1

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The following table provides information about patch 1 for Software Use Analysis version 2.2. Review this information thoroughly before you install or use the patch.

APARs fixed

The following table lists the APARs that are fixed in this patch.

APAR Symptoms Behavior after applying the patch Available since
IV50077 After you upgrade to Software Use Analysis 2.2, the post-installation phase fails with unknown error.
Database name The user is not the owner of the specified database
The problem occurs because the user must be the owner of the MS SQL database. After you apply the patch, a message that the user must have the db_owner privilege is displayed. Patch 1
IV50904 After you upgrade to Software Use Analysis 2.2, and try to run an import, the following message is displayed:
Violation of PRIMARY KEY constraint 'PK__discover__BED7B94D24134F1B'.
Cannot insert duplicate key in object 'sam.discoverable_rollups'
The import succeeds and the message is not displayed. Patch 1
IV51377 and IV52423 Import of the scan files fails, and the following error is written in the import logs:
Datasource file itsitsearch_0_1011931.xml.bz2 raised an exception 
while reading from http://< OUR SERVER>:52311/UploadReplication?
BaseDirectory=1&Name=%5C31%5C1011931%5Citsitsearch_0_1011931.xml.bz2
&sha1;=07 54BD3758952B765F8822102E92C888CB3F2E8=0.
Error was Received only 46 of 15068 bytes
The import succeeds and the message is not written in the logs. Patch 1
IV52414 Import of the scan files hangs at 32-43%, and out of memory error is written in the tema-std log. The import succeeds and the error is not written in the log. Patch 1

 

Internal defects fixed

The following table lists internal defects that are fixed in this patch.

Defect number Symptoms Behavior after applying the patch Available since
89997 On multiple panels, the time values for some columns are displayed in an incorrect time zone. The problem occurred because the daylight saving time was applied twice. After you install patch 1, the time is displayed correctly. Patch 1
90348 If the software catalog is already imported to Software Use Analysis, import of the native catalog that was exported from another instance of the application fails. You can import a native catalog to Software Use Analysis. Patch 1
90372 On multiple reports, columns that should show the date and time of the creation or modification of an entry, contain only the time. Both date and time are displayed on the reports. Patch 1
90377 After you click the link for downloading the native catalog, nothing happens. After some time, a message that asks whether you want to save or open the file is displayed. In the meantime, there is no indication that the operation is in progress. A progress indicator is displayed to show that the operation is in progress. Patch 1
90576 When you create a signature, and provide an invalid value for any of the fields, the following message is displayed:
The following rules are already used in the signatures
If you click, Save Anyway, the message is displayed again. It keeps appearing until you click Cancel.
The message is displayed only once. After you correct the invalid value, you are able to save the signature. Patch 1
91459 During the post-installation configuration, when you specify an incorrect user name or password for the SQL Server Authentication, native exception is displayed. When you specify an incorrect user name or password, a message that the provided credentials are invalid is displayed. Patch 1
91470 When you create a contract, you can specify the dates when entitlement and maintenance start and end, but you cannot specify the time. However, on the Contract Usage Data report, both date and time are displayed. Because the exact time when the entitlement or maintenance starts and ends is extraneous, the information is no longer displayed. Only the date is shown on the report. Patch 1
91535 On the Catalog Updates panel, the Uploaded At and Imported At columns contain information about the time but not about the date. Both date and time are displayed on the panel. Patch 1
91546 On the Catalog Audit Details report, when you want to view the details of an entry that was already deleted, an error is displayed. You can view details of such an entry. Patch 1
91596 After an import, GUIDs are regenerated for default products. GUIDs are not regenerated for components that are created automatically when a signature is assigned directly to a product release. Patch 1
91688 After you click the link for downloading the native catalog, nothing happens. The following error is written in the logs:
Errno::ENOENT (No such file or directory - 
C:/Program Files (x86)/BigFix Enterprise/TEMA/work/
tema/webapp/WEB-INF/domains/sam/data/native.xml)
The native catalog is downloaded and the message is not written in the logs. Patch 1
91705 When you create a catalog entry for a product name that exists in the catalog, the following message is displayed:
is already takenis already taken
The message is corrected. Patch 1
92416 After you export the native catalog a few times, the new file is not generated and the catalog that you download does not contain the latest data. The native catalog that is generated is up-to-date, regardless of how many times you already exported it. Patch 1
92807 After you export the catalog in native format and import it to another instance of Software Use Analysis, progress indicator is displayed, but nothing happens afterward. The following error is written in the logs:
Java::JavaLang::OutOfMemoryError (native memory exhausted)
The native catalog is imported and the message is not written in the logs. Patch 1
93104 The installer fails on starting jetty if it is already running. The installer does not fail on starting jetty. Patch 1

 

Installing the patch

To obtain the upgrade installer, log in to Endpoint Manager console, and click Sites > External Sites > IBM Software Inventory > TEM SUA Upgrade (2.2 patch 1).