How to apply Rapid Fire Updates for bv-Control for UNIX version 8.2, 8.5, 8.6, 9.0, 10.0, 10.5 and 10.5.1 to Unix agents.

Article:TECH115723  |  Created: 2009-01-11  |  Updated: 2015-03-26  |  Article URL
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Can you just apply a single rapid fire to a particular Unix host?

TSE has recommended to apply rapid fire.

Recommended action after applying any Control Compliance Suite Data Collectors Cumulative Hotfix (CHF=?).



Log on to your BVIS as a CCS administrator
Launch the RMS Data Collection Console
Expand bv-Control for Unix
Expand UNIX Enterprise
Locate the Unix host.
Choices to find the Unix host are expanding the specific platform or All Servers.
Select the Unix host that is need of a Rapid Fire update or updates (left click with mouse once)
Right click on mouse to display menu options;

The choices will be;

    Update Latest RapidFire-> will apply all Rapid Fires to the latest level
    Update RapidFire -> enables the choice of which Rapid Fire to apply. It enables the ability to update one rapid fire at a time.

Next a window will open titled -> Select Rapid Fire Package

Choose the Rapid Fire that you would like to apply. (left click)

Select the UPdate button.

Note: If you are running in Agentless mode this is not needed. It is automatic.


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