When upgrading the WebSphere Process Server test environment to V18.104.22.168, you may experience an installation error.
Read the WebSphere Process Server V22.214.171.124 installation instructions for more information:
You might receive the following error message that you need to uninstall the silently applied interim fixes:
Installation Manager detected one or more interim fixes that are not synchronized. Import the packages containing the interim fixes again or uninstall the interim fixes with the tool that installed them. You can import the packages in package group "IBM WebSphere Application Server - ND" again to synchronize the interim fixes with Installation Manager. Otherwise, uninstall the following interim fixes with the tool that installed them, such as the IBM Update Installer for WebSphere software. You do not need to close Installation Manager while uninstalling the interim fixes and you can click on the "Recheck Status" button after you have completed uninstalling them.
See the following sample screen capture, which illustrates this error :
To work around this issue:
When you encounter this error, you do not need to exit the IBM Installation Manager. You need to run WebSphere Update Installer to two interim fixes that were installed silently during the V126.96.36.199 install: SDKPM00452.pak and 188.8.131.52-WS-WAS-<platform><arch>-IFPK98944.pak.
Follow these steps to run WebSphere Update Installer:
1. Download and install the
IBM Update Installer V184.108.40.206 for WebSphere Software from following source page
2. Start the Update Installer and uninstall the following two packages and any additional fixes installed through the Update Installer:
Not having selected all required component updates from the repository, which causes the update to fail with the following error messages:
To work around this issue:
Add repositories to the IBM Installation Manager preferences by clicking
Repositories select one of the following:
If the machine on which you have installed WebSphere Enterprise Service Bus, WebSphere Process Server, or WebSphere Process Server Client has internet access, ensure the following repository is present: http://public.dhe.ibm.com/software/websphere/repositories/ (A) and for the online upgrade the Service repository from the IBM Installation Manager (B).
If the system does not have internet access, download the repositories locally and add them to your Installation Manager repository list.
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