Release Notes for the RapidFire (RF) Update RF8609 for bv-Control® for UNIX® v8.60 in Control Compliance Suite (CCS) Data Collection 8.6.

Article:TECH114703  |  Created: 2008-01-13  |  Updated: 2012-12-19  |  Article URL http://www.symantec.com/docs/TECH114703
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Overview

The RapidFire (RF) Update, RF8609 contains fix for the following issues:

Issue description: The data import jobs of bv-Control for UNIX that were executed from the SMC would report as "Completed" even though the queries were timed out.
Fix description: An exception is reported if the query times out.

Issue description: The data import jobs (scoped with the Find options) of the Files data source would hang when executed from the Security Management Center on the unregistered target computers.
Fix description: An error message is displayed if a target computer is not registered with an Information Server.

Issue description: The Find scopes that contained regular expression would be blocked for queries of the Files data source.

Note: The AIXRecommendedPatches.dat file is not updated with the latest patch list and contains the same patches as it was in RF8607.

The requirements for installing the RapidFire RF8609 are as follows:
 

  • You must apply RF8600, RF8601, RF8602, and RF8606 on the bv-Control for UNIX agent (target computers) before applying RF8609.
  • You need to apply the Hotfix and the Quickfix for the following products: 
         
    RMS Console and Information Server 8.60
    Hotfix, HF-10201
    Control Compliance Suite - Reporting and Analytics 8.60
    Quickfix, QF-10205


Installing the update:
Before installing the RF8609 RapidFire Update, you must close all the RMS products that are running on the computer.

To install the RapidFire Update RF8609 perform the following steps:
 

  1. Copy the RapidFire file RF8609.rf to a known location on the local disk. Do not change the file name.
  2. Launch the RMS® Console.
  3. Expand the bv-Control for UNIX icon located on the left pane tree of the RMS Console.
  4. Right-click RapidFire Updates folder.
  5. Select Add RapidFire from the shortcut menu.
  6. In the File Selection dialog, locate the RapidFire file RF8609.rf saved in step 1.
  7. Select the file and click Open to initiate the RapidFire Update installation process. This RapidFire must be applied on the computers hosting the Information Server only and not on the client computers.


To apply the RapidFire on the UNIX target computers, the RapidFire mechanism supports two options. The first option lets you update all the UNIX target computers at the enterprise level while the second option lets you update the selected UNIX target computers only.
 

  • To update all the target computers in the enterprise:
  1. Select the appropriate server group in the product container.
  2. To apply a RapidFire on the selected server group, click the Action>Update RapidFire menu.
  3. From the Select RapidFire Package dialog box, select RF8609.rf.
  • To update a selected target computer
  1. Select the UNIX target computer that you want to update.
  2. To apply a RapidFire on the UNIX target computer, click the Action>Update RapidFire menu.
  3. From the Select RapidFire Package dialog box, select RF8609.rf. 


For more details, see the "RapidFire Updates" topic in the bv-Control_for_UNIX_Online_Help.chm.

RF 8609

 

    Filename
    Version
    Description
    BvCURDCCoreLib.dll
    8.60.52.10203
    This file is common to the data sources of bv-Control for UNIX.
    BVUnixAPARDataSource.dll
    8.60.52.10203
    This file is used by the APAR data source of bv-Control for UNIX.
    BVUnixGroupsDataSource.dll
    8.60.52.10203
    This file is used by the Groups data source of bv-Control for UNIX.
    BvUnixPackagesDataSource.dll
    8.60.52.10203
    This file is used by the Packages data source of bv-Control for UNIX.
    BVUnixSystemDataSource.dll
    8.60.52.10203
    This file is used by the BOOT PROM, Kernel parameters, User Configuration Policies, Syslog, and Syslog Config  data sources of bv-Control for UNIX.
    UNIXTIVSnapin.dll
    8.60.52.10203
    This is the server side file of bv-Control for UNIX.
    BVUnixUsersDataSource.dll
    8.60.52.10203
    This file is used by the Users data source of bv-Control for UNIX.
    BvCUWinRDCCoreLib.dll
    8.60.52.10203
    This file is used by all data sources of bv-Control for UNIX.
    BVUnixACLSecurityDatasource.dll
    8.60.52.10203
    This file is used by the Access Control Lists  data source of bv-Control for UNIX.
    BVUnixFilesDataSource.dll
    8.60.52.10203
    This file is used by the Files data source of bv-Control for UNIX.
    BVUnixFilesystemDataSource.dll
    8.60.52.10203
    This file is used by the File Systems data source of bv-Control for UNIX.
    BVUnixMachineDatasource.dll
    8.60.52.10203
    This file is used by the Machines data source of bv-Control for UNIX.
    BVUnixProdInfoDataSource.dll
    8.60.52.10203
    This file is used by the Product Info data source of bv-Control for UNIX.
    BVUnixDataSourceImpl.dll
    8.60.52.10203
    This file is used by all the data sources of bv-Control for UNIX.
    BvUnixServicesDataSource.dll
    8.60.52.10203
    This file is used by the Services data source of bv-Control for UNIX.
    libReCoreClasses.so
    Not Applicable
    This file is used  by the bv-Control for UNIX agent for all the data sources.
    libBVUnixAPARDataSource.so
    Not Applicable
    This file is used  by the bv-Control for UNIX agent for the APAR data source.
    libBVUnixGroupsDataSource.so
    Not Applicable
    This file is used  by the bv-Control for UNIX agent for the Groups  data source.
    libBVUnixPackagesDataSource.so
    Not Applicable
    This file is used  by the bv-Control for UNIX agent for the Packages data source.
    libBVUnixSystemDataSource.so
    Not Applicable
    This file is used  by the bv-Control for UNIX agent for the  BOOT PROM, Kernel parameters, User Configuration Policies, Syslog, and Syslog Config  data sources.
    libBvUNIXCore.so
    Not Applicable
    This file is used  by the bv-Control for UNIX agent for all the data sources.
    libBVUnixUsersDataSource.so
    Not Applicable
    This file is used  by the bv-Control for UNIX agent for the Users data source.
    libBVUnixACLSecurityDatasource.so
    Not Applicable
    This file is used  by the bv-Control for UNIX agent for the Access Control Lists data source.
    libBVUnixFilesDataSource.so
    Not Applicable
    This file is used  by the bv-Control for UNIX agent for the Files data source.
    libBVUnixFilesystemDataSource.so
    Not Applicable
    This file is used  by the bv-Control for UNIX agent for the File System data source.
    libBVUnixMachineDatasource.so
    Not Applicable
    This file is used  by the bv-Control for UNIX agent for the Machines data source.
    libBVUnixProdInfoDataSource.so
    Not Applicable
    This file is used  by the bv-Control for UNIX agent for the Product Info data source.
    libBVUnixServicesDataSource.so
    Not Applicable
    This file is used  by the bv-Control for UNIX agent for the Services data source.
    libBVUnixDataSourceImpl.so
    Not Applicable
    This file is used  by all the data sources of the bv-Control for UNIX agent.




Technical Information
Requirements
 


    The requirements for installing the RapidFire RF8609 are as follows:
      • You must apply RF8600, RF8601, RF8602, and RF8606 on the bv-Control for UNIX agent (target computers) before applying RF8609.


 



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