Upgrading IBM Rational Directory Server to version 5.2.1 requires an upgrade of IBM Tivoli Directory Server 6.3 to fix pack 17. Below is step by step guidance for accomplishing the upgrade.
Resolving the problem
Upgrading IBM Tivoli Directory Server to fix pack 17 is a 3 step process. These steps need to be followed in sequence to successfully install the fix pack.
Step 1: Upgrade IBM DB2 version 9.7 to fix pack 7
This is the first upgrade that needs to be accomplished. A full description about this can be found at: http://www-01.ibm.com/support/docview.wss?uid=swg24033685
Step 2: Upgrade IBM GSKIT version 8.0 to version 220.127.116.11
GSKit is a prerequisite for IBM Tivoli Directory Server. For upgrading it to 18.104.22.168, please refer to the following link: http://www-01.ibm.com/support/docview.wss?uid=swg21631462
Step 3: Upgrade IBM Tivoli Directory Server 6.3 to fix pack 17
IBM Tivoli Directory Server is the last product that needs to be upgraded once the above two steps are completed successfully. Please refer to the following link for more information: