Dear Sphera customer,
includes additional information regarding the PHP security release for RHEL
ES/AS2.1 sent on July 12, 2005.
Link to the referenced article in the Sphera Knowledge base: (Article #1527):
- Make sure SD3.7.3 is installed.
- The package: mod_php4_VA-4.3.11-1
must be installed before this patch. Please
refer to our message from May 1, 2005 for more details:
- Installing the PHP patch using the
- Before using the RPM tool, carefully read the
instructions below as well as the 'RPM tool user guide' which
is located in the Sphera Download manager: http://downloads.sphera.com
under the ServerDirector V3.7 documents
- Verify that the tool configuration file exists in:
and includes the correct parameters as described in the guide. If not,
create it and add the properties required according to the RPM tool user
- Edit the RPM tool configuration file as follows:
rpm_url= <RPM Directory> directory where
you store the RPM’s
- The following RPM is needed by the RPM tool.
Download and place the RPMs in a <RPM
directory> on the machine. The directory should be the same as you
used in the RPM tool configuration file in the section above.
The RPMs are located in the Sphera Download
under the ServerDirector
V3.7 RPMs directory.
Note: Do not install the RPM, the RPM tool will perform all
package using the
- To view the
list of possible upgrades run: <ServerDirector
The following RPM should be displayed:
- To install the RPM run:
<ServerDirector base>/bin/sd_rpm_manager -u <packages name as listed
at the -l option>