Installation Instructions for Hot Fix H9Y001

Linux for x64

Hot fix H9Y001 addresses the issue(s) in SAS Studio 3.8 as documented in the Issue(s) Addressed section of the hot fix download page:


  1. H9Y001 contains GIT libraries that are appropriate for any SAS install on SLES for SAS 9.4M6, SAS Viya 3.4, and SAS Viya 3.5.

  2. 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.


  1. Download the H9Y001la.tar package

  2. Un-tar the package. This will create a directory called H9Y001 with six lib* files inside
    tar -xvf H9Y001la.tar

  3. Go to the sasexe directory of your install location, e.g. <SASHome>/SASFoundation/sasexe

  4. Make a backup copy of these six files:, perhaps calling it, perhaps calling it, perhaps calling it, perhaps calling it, perhaps calling it, perhaps calling it

  5. Copy the six files from the H9Y001 directory into the sasexe directory.

This completes the installation of hot fix H9Y001 on Linux for x64.

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