VERITAS Storage Exec (tm) 5.3 - Hotfix 13

Article:TECH44843  |  Created: 2005-01-15  |  Updated: 2006-01-14  |  Article URL http://www.symantec.com/docs/TECH44843
Article Type
Technical Solution

Environment

Issue



VERITAS Storage Exec (tm) 5.3 - Hotfix 13

Solution



Storage Exec versions this hotfix can be applied to:

This hotfix can only be applied to the following versions of Storage Exec:
VERITAS Storage Exec 5.3 Build 2190 (English editions and Japanese editions)


The following issues are resolved with this hotfix:

  • Reporting in Storage Exec 5.3 is not backward compatible with StorageCentral 5.2
  • A Report will not be emailed when the report is generated in TSV format
  • File Blocking allows for renamed WMA files to be saved
  • Preferred Computers list from Active Directory is not displayed after installing HF 10
  • Blank machine name under Preferred Groups
  • SEReport Command Line Interface (CLI) fails on Windows 2003 when a drive specified does not exist


Files updated by this hotfix:

After installing the hotfix, the attributes of the installed files will change as indicated in the table below. Note that the date and time are stored in universal time. When looking at the date and time of the files on the server where the hotfix was installed, they will be converted to local time. Use the Date and Time tool provided by Windows to determine the difference between universal time and local time.

Hotfix 13 updates the following files in addition to those files updated by Hotfix 1 through 12, thus making Hotfix 13 cumulative of all hotfixes through this release.
 
File NameDateTime (GMT)VersionSize (KB)
SEFSSvr.exe11-10-055:00 PM5.3.2190.13746
SEQASvr.exe11-10-055:00 PM5.3.2190.131,546
FileSystemU.dll11-10-055:00 PM5.3.2190.13994
AuditControl.dll11-10-055:00 PM5.3.2190.13826
SERptGenU.dll11-10-055:00 PM5.3.2190.131,926
SESnapin.dll11-10-055:00 PM5.3.2190.135,074


See the Related Documents section below for details on Hotfixes 1 through 12


How to install this hotfix on a Storage Exec 5.3 server:

1. Close Storage Exec if open
2. Run SE2190RHF13.exe (this is the default name of Hotfix 13 when it is downloaded from the "Download Now" link)
3. Follow the instructions in the installation wizard
4. A reboot of the system is required after installing this hotfix

Note: A prompt requesting a reboot may not be displayed, but a reboot is required.

How to install this hotfix on a server which has the Storage Exec 5.3 Remote Administration Console, Remote Server Agent,  or Remote Workstation Agent:
Follow the steps as outlined in TechNote 278677  http://support.veritas.com/docs/278677

How to complete a "silent installation":
Follow the steps as outlined in TechNote 279367  http://support.veritas.com/docs/279367

How to uninstall this hotfix:
Once this hotfix has been installed,  it cannot be uninstalled without uninstalling the entire Storage Exec 5.3 application.

Attachments

SE2190RHF13_280254.exe (33.4 MBytes)

Supplemental Materials

SourceETrack
Value343537
DescriptionReporting in Storage Exec 5.3 is not backward compatible with StorageCentral 5.2

SourceETrack
Value413338
DescriptionA report will not get emailed when using the TSV format

SourceETrack
Value425523
DescriptionFile Blocking allows for renamed WMA files to be saved

SourceETrack
Value429162
DescriptionPreferred Computers list from AD is not displayed after installing HF 10

SourceETrack
Value354588
DescriptionBlank machine names under preferred groups

SourceETrack
Value507772
DescriptionSEReport CLI fails on Windows 2003 when a drive specified does not exist.


Legacy ID



280254


Article URL http://www.symantec.com/docs/TECH44843


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