Installation Instructions for Hot Fix B1C005

Linux for x64

Hot fix B1C005 addresses the issue(s) in SAS Web Application Server 9.43 on Linux for x64 as documented in the Issue(s) Addressed section of the hot fix download page:

The hot fix downloaded,, contains the updated files required to address the documented issues.
Do NOT extract the contents of The hot fix installation process will extract the contents as needed.


  1. You must have SAS Web Application Server 9.43 installed on your system before applying this hot fix. Refer to SN-35968 for instructions on how to determine which product releases you have installed.

  2. Files delivered in this hot fix will be backed up during the installation process. However, it is good general practice to back up your system before applying updates to software.

  3. You must have Administrator Privileges on your CLIENT or SERVER machine.

  4. All currently active SAS sessions, daemons, spawners and servers must be terminated before applying this hot fix.

  5. This hot fix should be installed using the same userid who performed the initial software installation.

  6. CONFIGURATION: No automatic configuration scripting is included for this hot fix. If you have previously configured software installed, the SAS Deployment Manager may present a screen where you will see "Apply SAS Hot Fixes" and "Configure SAS Hot Fixes" options. On this screen, you must ensure that the "Configure SAS Hot Fix" option is *not* selected. If this option is automatically selected, please de-select it prior to proceeding with the SAS Deployment Manager Screens. Failure to do so could have unintended consequences when applying this hot fix.

  7. CONFIGURATION: After this hotfix has been applied, then any subsequent add-on, or SDM update-existing-configuration or rebuild/redeploy web application tasks will require the change to the SASWorkflowServices.xml be re-applied. Please see for more information on this change.


The B1C005 hot fix for SAS Web Application Server 9.43 will be installed using the SAS Deployment Manager. By default, the SAS Deployment Manager will search in the <SASHOME>/InstallMisc/HotFixes/New directory for hot fixes to be applied, but will also prompt for a location if you have downloaded hot fixes to a different directory.

After downloading, follow the instructions for applying hot fixes in the SAS Deployment Wizard and SAS Deployment Manager 9.4: User's Guide.

Please review the CONFIGURATION Important Note above concerning proper selection of the "Configure SAS Hot Fix" option in the SAS Deployment Manager.

The content of this hot fix is listed in the hot fix manifest.


  1. Stop all mid-tier servers.

  2. Copy <SASHome>/SASWebApplicationServer/9.4/hotfix/sas.vfabrictcsvr.jar to the <SASConfig>/Lev1/Web/WebAppServer/SASServer1_1/lib/ directory.

  3. Repeat Step 2 for each SASServer1_<X> instance (where <X> indicates the server instance number, eg: SASServer1_6) by copying the sas.vfabrictcsvr.jar to the corresponding SASServer1_<X>/lib directory.

  4. Copy <SASHome>/SASWebApplicationServer/9.4/hotfix/sas.vfabrictcsvr.jar to the <SASHome>/SASDeploymentManager/9.4/products/cfgwizard__94496__prt__xx__sp0__1/Utilities/AppServer/Source/Config/vfabrictcsvr/jars/sas/ directory.

    NOTE: If you find multiple <SASHOME>/SASDeploymentManager/9.4/products/cfgwizard* directories, copy the sas.vfabrictcsvr.jar to the cfgwizard* directory that contains the highest number in its naming string.

  5. Restart all mid-tier servers including each SASServer1_<X> instance where the jar was copied.

This completes the installation of hot fix B1C005 on Linux for x64.

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