Installation Instructions for Hot Fix L08005
64-bit Enabled AIX
Hot fix L08005 addresses the issue(s) in Base SAS 9.4 on 64-bit Enabled AIX as documented
in the Issue(s) Addressed section of the hot fix download page:
The hot fix downloaded, L08005r6.zip, contains the updated files required to address
the documented issues.
Do NOT extract the contents of L08005r6.zip. The hot fix installation process will extract
the contents as needed.
You must have Base SAS 9.4 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.
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
You must have Administrator Privileges on your CLIENT or SERVER machine.
All currently active SAS sessions, daemons, spawners and servers must be terminated
before applying this hot fix.
- This hot fix should be installed using the same userid who performed the initial
The L08005 hot fix for Base SAS 9.4 will be installed using the SAS Deployment Manager (SDM).
By default, the SDM 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
After downloading L08005r6.zip, follow the instructions for applying hot fixes in the
SAS Deployment Wizard and SAS Deployment Manager 9.4: User's Guide.
The content of this hot fix is listed in the hot fix manifest.
This completes the installation of hot fix L08005 on 64-bit Enabled AIX.