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The latest patch(es) : fs-hpux1111-3.5MP4RP5 
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 Basic information
Release type: Rolling Patch
Release date: 2008-12-31
OS update support: None
Technote: 318302
Documentation: None
Popularity: 506 viewed    16 downloaded
Download size: 5.5 MB
Checksum: 3929079806

 Applies to one or more of the following products:
File System 3.5 On HP-UX 11i v1 (11.11)
Storage Foundation 3.5 On HP-UX 11i v1 (11.11)
Storage Foundation Cluster File System 3.5 On HP-UX 11i v1 (11.11)
Storage Foundation for Oracle 3.5 On HP-UX 11i v1 (11.11)

 Obsolete patches, incompatibilities, superseded patches, or other requirements:

This patch is obsolete. It is superseded by: Release date
fs-hpux1111-3.5MP4RP5 2011-04-26
fs-hpux1111-3.5MP4RP4b (obsolete) 2009-06-04

 Fixes the following incidents:
1175660, 1453954, 1453960

 Patch ID:

 Readme file  [Save As...]
OS Version:11.11
Packages:PHCO_39124, PHKL_38561 
Etrack Incidents: 1175660, 1453954, 1453960
Errors/Problems Fixed:
HP(JAGag40735):Need to introduce warning if vx_maxlink is exceeded (1175660)
odmmkfile/qiomkfile should fail for non-root users (1453954)
security exploit in vxfs commands due to lack of bounds checking (1453960)

Fixes Applied for Products: Veritas File System

Install and Uninstall Instructions for the VxFS patches: 

1. To install the VxFS 3.5-MP4RP3 patch:

a) To install this patch on a CVM cluster, install it one
 system at a time so that all the nodes are not brought down
b) The VxFS 3.5(GA) must be installed before applying these
c) To verify the VERITAS file system level, execute:
     # swlist -l product | egrep -i 'VRTSvxfs'
  VRTSvxfs   3.5-ga15       VERITAS File System with CFS Support

Note: VRTSfsman is a corequisite for VRTSvxfs. So, VRTSfsman also
needs to be installed with VRTSvxfs.

d) All prerequisite/corequisite patches must be installed. The Kernel patch 
  requires a system reboot for both installation and removal.
e) To install the patch, execute the following command:
# swinstall -x autoreboot=true -s <patch_directory> PHCO_39124 PHKL_38561

If the patch is not registered, you can register it
using the following command:

# swreg -l depot <patch_directory>

The <patch_directory> is the absolute path where the patch resides.

2. To remove the VxFS PHCO_39124 PHKL_38561  patches:

a) Execute the following command:

# swremove -x autoreboot=true PHCO_39124 PHKL_38561

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