How to fully apply all components of an intermediate Ghost build.

Article:TECH131234  |  Created: 2010-01-25  |  Updated: 2013-09-10  |  Article URL http://www.symantec.com/docs/TECH131234
Article Type
Technical Solution


Environment

Issue



You have an issue that has been resolved by an intermidiate build of a Ghost component. You wish to know how to apply all component parts of the new build to all machines in your network.

 


Solution



This information applies specifically to Ghost 11.51 build 2269, but should be applicable to subsequent builds also:

The following components have been updated and can be

 

Ghost Component Action Required Client Update process
Gdisk32.exe Copy to "C:\Program Files\Symantec\Ghost" on the Ghost Server. Automatically updated on clients.
Gdisk64.exe Copy to "C:\Program Files\Symantec\Ghost" on the Ghost Server. Automatically updated on clients.
Ghost Boot Wizard.exe Copy to "C:\Program Files\Symantec\Ghost" on the Ghost Server. N/A
Ghost32.exe Copy to "C:\Program Files\Symantec\Ghost" on the Ghost Server. Automatically updated on clients.
Ghost64.exe Copy to "C:\Program Files\Symantec\Ghost" on the Ghost Server. Automatically updated on clients.
Ghostexp.exe Copy to "C:\Program Files\Symantec\Ghost" on the Ghost Server. N/A
ngctw32.exe Copy to "C:\Program Files\Symantec\Ghost" on the Ghost Server. Delivered in Update.exe
ngserver.exe Copy to "C:\Program Files\Symantec\Ghost" on the Ghost Server. N/A
GhostImageFile.dll Copy to "C:\Program Files\Symantec\Ghost" on the Ghost Server. N/A
GhConfig32.exe Copy to "C:\Program Files\Symantec\Ghost" on the Ghost Server. Automatically updated on clients.
GhConfig64.exe Copy to "C:\Program Files\Symantec\Ghost" on the Ghost Server. Automatically updated on clients.
GhRegEdit32.exe Copy to "C:\Program Files\Symantec\Ghost" on the Ghost Server. Automatically updated on clients.
GhRegEdit64.exe Copy to "C:\Program Files\Symantec\Ghost" on the Ghost Server. Automatically updated on clients.
update.exe Copy to "C:\Program Files\Symantec\Ghost" on the Ghost Server. Automatically updated on clients. Contains Ngctw32.exe, ngctdos.exe, ngtray.exe and thread.dll., Must be present to facilitate full Ghost client update.
Client.msi Copy to "C:\Program Files\Symantec\Ghost\ClientInstall" on the Ghost Server. N/A
vpartition.dll Copy to "C:\Program Files\Symantec\Ghost" on the Ghost Server. Automatically updated on clients.
vpartition.exe Copy to "C:\Program Files\Symantec\Ghost" on the Ghost Server. N/A
vpartition.pdb Copy to "C:\Program Files\Symantec\Ghost" on the Ghost Server. Automatically updated on clients.
vdisk.exe Copy to "C:\Program Files\Symantec\Ghost" on the Ghost Server. N/A
omnifs32.exe Copy to "C:\Program Files\Symantec\Ghost" on the Ghost Server. N/A
OmniFs64.exe Copy to "C:\Program Files\Symantec\Ghost" on the Ghost Server. N/A
MachConf.dll Copy to "C:\Program Files\Symantec\Ghost" on the Ghost Server. Not automatically copied. Requires Ghost copy file task to deploy from Server to clients.


An additonal step that should also be taken is to rebuild the Windows PE image by editing a setting in the Ghost Boot Wizard once the new files have been deployed to the server.




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