Installation Instructions for Hot Fix N39001

64-bit Enabled AIX

Hot fix N39001 addresses the issue(s) in Base SAS Statistical threaded kernel extensions 12.3_M1 on 64-bit Enabled AIX 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 Base SAS Statistical threaded kernel extensions 12.3_M1 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.


The N39001 hot fix for Base SAS Statistical threaded kernel extensions 12.3_M1 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 directory.

After downloading, 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.


You only need to do the following instructions, if you have a SAS High-Performance Analytics Environment (HPAE).

Synopsis: The library files called and from hot fix must be manually copied to the SAS High-Performance Analytics Environment (HPAE).


  1. Back up and on your SAS HPAE.
  2. Download the Linux for x64 hot fix zip file to a temporary directory (<tempdir>) on root node of SAS HPAE.
  3. In the <tempdir>, unzip; then unzip products/*/ There should be files named and in the <tempdir>/sasexe.
  4. These files should be copied under the TKGrid install location on the computing appliance; for example, /opt/TKGrid/lib. If your TKGrid uses a shared install, you need to copy and only to the shared location. However, if your TKGrid uses a replicated install, you must copy and to every node. When copying the files, make sure the proper mode of 755 is set.

This completes the installation of hot fix N39001 on 64-bit Enabled AIX.