Symantec Endpoint Virtualization Suite 6.1 SP6 MP1 HF1 release notes

Article:DOC3478  |  Created: 2010-12-16  |  Updated: 2011-08-01  |  Article URL
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Note: This is not the current version of Symantec Endpoint Virtualization.


Workspace Streaming build number:
Workspace Virtualization build number: 6.3.2065
Wise Virtual Composer build number:

This document contains release information and known issues for this release of Symantec Endpoint Virtualization Suite. For supported platforms, documentation, and additional release information see the 6.1 SP6 MP1 release notes:

The Endpoint Virtualization Suite contains the following:

•Symantec Workspace Streaming
•Symantec Workspace Virtualization
•Wise Virtual Composer

Download Location

(Updated 1/27/2011) This release is available on the Symantec secure file share site:
UID: sevrelease
PWD: S!m4NT3c

Filenames are: (Endpoint Virtualization Suite) (Workspace Virtualization Standalone)

Fixes in 6.1 SP6 MP1 HF1

The following table contains the fixes that are included in HF1.

Fixed an issue that prevented dependent packages from streaming when using an SSL connection to the launch server.
Fixed an issue that caused registry values edited in SWV Admin to not save correctly (only the first character was saved).
Fixed an issue that was causing a crash after multiple deactivates in specific circumstances.
Fixed an issue that prevented ACL permissions from being applied properly to active layers during new user logon.
Fixed an issue that prevented 32-bit .NET 1.1 from being virtualized on 64-bit platforms.
Fixed additional issues to improve Workspace Virtualization stability.

Installation instructions

This version can be used for new SWS and SWV installations. See for instructions.

Upgrade Instructions

This release provides updated Workspace Streaming and Workspace Virtualization Agents. The Streaming Server components have not changed since version 6.1 SP6 MP1. If you have already deployed SWS SP6 MP1 you can rollout only the updated Streaming Agent.

To upgrade the Agent in existing SWS SP6 MP1 installations

  1.  Browse to the Agent_Upgrade_6.1_SP6_MP1 folder that is included in the hotfix download.
  2. Copy this folder to each Front End server.
  3. Rename the SevAgents.exe file in the 32-bit and 64-bit Agent folders to install.iss.
  4. Copy the install.iss 32-bit agent installation file to <installdir>\awe\launchserv\webapps\launchserv\new.
  5. Copy the install.iss 64-bit Agent installation file to <installdir>awe\launchserv\webapps\launchserv\new\x64

 To upgrade the standalone SWV Agent

 Follow the upgrade instructions here:

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