iManager 2.7.7 Patch 6 Release Notes

January 2016

iManager 2.7.7 Patch 6 includes enhancements, improves usability, and resolves several previous issues. Many of these improvements were made in direct response to suggestions from our customers. We thank you for your time and valuable inputs. We hope you continue to help us ensure our products meet all your needs.

For a full list of all issues resolved in NetIQ iManager 2.7, including all patches and service packs, refer to TID 7010166, “History of Issues Resolved in NetIQ iManager 2.7”.

For more information about this release and for the latest Release Notes, see the iManager Documentation Web site.

For the list of software fixes and enhancements in the previous releases, see iManager 2.7.7 Patch 5 Release Notes.

To download this product, see the NetIQ Downloads Web site.

1.0 What’s New

iManager 2.7.7 Patch 6 provides the following updates and fixes in this release:

1.1 Updates for Dependent Components

This release adds support for Java 1.8.0_66.

1.2 Operating System Support

This release continues to support the platforms introduced in the previous releases. For more information, see iManager 2.7.7 Patch 5 Release Notes.

IMPORTANT:This release does not support iManager on Red Hat Enterprise Linux 7.2 platform.

2.0 System Requirements

For information on system requirements, see the NetIQ iManager Installation Guide.

3.0 Upgrading to iManager 2.7.7 Patch 6

Log in to the NetIQ Downloads page and follow the link that allows you to download the software. Ensure that you are currently on any one of the following iManager versions, before upgrading to iManager 2.7.7 Patch 6:

  • 2.7.7

  • 2.7.7 Patch 1

  • 2.7.7 Patch 2

  • 2.7.7 Patch 3

  • 2.7.7 Patch 4

  • 2.7.7 Patch 5

For information about upgrading iManager, see Upgrading iManager in the NetIQ iManager Installation Guide.

4.0 Known Issues

NetIQ Corporation strives to ensure our products provide quality solutions for your enterprise software needs. The following issues are currently being researched. If you need further assistance with any issue, contact Technical Support.

4.1 Installing iManager on SLES 11 SP4 Platform Displays a Warning Message

While installing this patch on SUSE Linux Enterprise Server 11 SP4 platform, the installation program displays the following error:

The iManager installation program has detected an uncertified platform.

It is safe to ignore the error message and continue with the installation.

5.0 Legal Notice

For information about legal notices, trademarks, disclaimers, warranties, export and other use restrictions, U.S. Government rights, patent policy, and FIPS compliance, see

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