Installation of Rational Synergy iFix fails - installed prerequisite is not detected
Applying an iFix or Fixpack to a Rational Synergy 7.x database fails, reporting that it needs a patch that is already installed.
Here is an example of the failure:
ccm_patch -dbonly $CCM_HOME/patches/126.96.36.199.02 <dbpath>
This patch (188.8.131.52.02) needs patch 184.108.40.206
First apply patch 220.127.116.11 to <dbpath>,
then apply 18.104.22.168.02 to <dbpath>
Incorrect version of the ccm_patch utility being used.
Rational Synergy 7.x on UNIX/Linux server
Resolving the problem
Use the correct version of the ccm_patch installer to resolve this problem.
To check the version of your current ccm_patch, run the command
Currently, fixpacks and iFixes to Rational Synergy 7.1 or 7.2 require version 47 of the ccm_patch utility. Download the required version from the same web page hosting the fixpack or iFix.
The current version of the ccm_patch installer script can be accessed from the following URL:
More support for:
Software version: 7.1, 22.214.171.124, 126.96.36.199, 188.8.131.52, 184.108.40.206
Operating system(s): AIX, HP-UX, Linux, Solaris
Reference #: 1512579
Modified date: 2013-01-08