NetIQ Identity Manager Engine 4.8 Hotfix 1 Release Notes

December 2019

NetIQ Identity Manager Engine 4.8 Hotfix 1 (4.8.0.1) 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 fixes:

  • Bug 1157343: Creating objects using <do-add-src-object> with <do-add-src-attr-value> policy action in the source/destination datastore is working properly.

  • Bug 1159122: Error while using the <do-send-email> and the <do-send-email-from-template> policy actions is resolved.

2.0 Updating Engine

2.1 Prerequisites

You must be on Identity Manager 4.8 at a minimum to apply this update.

2.2 Updating This Hotfix on Linux

  1. Stop the Identity Vault instance.

  2. Download and extract the Identity_Manager_4.8.0_HF1_Engine.zip file from the download site.

  3. Navigate to the location of the extracted patch RPM and run the following commands:

    • Run rpm -Uvh novell-DXMLbasenoarch.rpm

    • Run rpm -Uvh novell-DXMLeventx.rpm

  4. Start the Identity Vault.

2.3 Updating This Hotfix on Windows

  1. Back up dxevent.dll file from C:\NetIQ\IDM\NDS\ location.

  2. Back up dirxml.jar and dirxml_misc.jar files from C:\NetIQ\IDM\NDS\lib\ location.

  3. Stop the Identity Vault instance.

  4. Download and extract the Identity_Manager_4.8.0_HF1_Engine.zip file from the download site.

  5. Copy dirxml.jar and dirxml_misc.jar files from the extracted location to the C:\NetIQ\IDM\NDS\lib\ location.

  6. Copy dxevent.dll from the extracted location to the C:\NetIQ\IDM\NDS\ location.

  7. Start the Identity Vault.

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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