NetIQ Identity Applications 4.8 Hotfix 1 Release Notes

February 2020

NetIQ Identity Applications 4.8 Hotfix 1 ( resolves specific previous issues. This document outlines why you should install this hotfix.

For the list of software fixes and enhancements in the previous release, see NetIQ Identity Manager 4.8 Release Notes.

1.0 What’s New?

This release includes the following software fix:

Bug 1161280: eDirectory can be successfully upgraded to 9.2.1 on Identity Manager 4.8 server.

2.0 Updating Identity Applications

2.1 Prerequisites

You must be on Identity Manager 4.8 and eDirectory (Identity Vault) 9.2 at a minimum to apply this hotfix.

This hotfix is applicable only if:

  • Identity Manager is installed on SLES 15.x or RHEL 8 platforms.

  • Identity Vault and Identity Applications are installed on the same server.

2.2 Updating This Hotfix

  1. Download and extract the file from the NetIQ Downloads website.

  2. Navigate to the location where you have extracted the file and run the following command:

    rpm -Uvh netiq-nginx-1.14.2-1.x86_64.rpm --nodeps --force

  3. Upgrade the Identity Vault version to 9.2.1.

  4. Restart the NGINX service:

    systemctl restart netiq-nginx.service

3.0 Known Issues

NetIQ Corporation strives to ensure our products provide quality solutions for your enterprise software needs. There are no new issues other than the issues mentioned in NetIQ Identity Manager 4.8 Release Notes. If you need further assistance with any issue, contact Technical Support.

4.0 Contact Information

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