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JR34792: PATCH INSTALLER SHOWS SUCCESSFUL BUT PATCH WAS PARTIAL SUCCESS.

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APAR status

  • Closed as fixed if next.

Error description

  • installer (updater.jar version 1...136) returns
    The update "patch_XXXXXX" was successfully applied.
    However, if there was an issue, the Version.xml shows a "Partial
    Success".  Customer has 21 patches and they are scripted to be
    installed via console mode.  Customer wants the return message
    and code to reflect the Partial Success so they can react
    appropriately.
    

Local fix

  • check Version.xml after each patch applied manually.
    

Problem summary

  • ****************************************************************
    USERS AFFECTED:
    Users with patches that have non-fatal errors in the
    installation
    ****************************************************************
    PROBLEM DESCRIPTION:
    Some non-fatal errors in a patch install logged a Partial
    Success in Version.xml but did not return an error code for the
    console install.
    ****************************************************************
    RECOMMENDATION:
    Use Updater 173 or higher when available.
    ****************************************************************
    

Problem conclusion

Temporary fix

Comments

  • Use Updater 173 or higher when available.
    

APAR Information

  • APAR number

    JR34792

  • Reported component name

    WIS DATASTAGE

  • Reported component ID

    5724Q36DS

  • Reported release

    801

  • Status

    CLOSED FIN

  • PE

    NoPE

  • HIPER

    NoHIPER

  • Special Attention

    NoSpecatt

  • Submitted date

    2009-11-10

  • Closed date

    2009-12-01

  • Last modified date

    2009-12-01

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  • APAR is sysrouted TO one or more of the following:

Fix information

Applicable component levels

  • R801 PSN

       UP

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Document Information

Modified date:
01 December 2009