Mike's PBX Cookbook

Installing Patches


BEWARE: This procedure is superseded!

Later systems (after Rel. 25) use the following LD 143 commands:

CommandDescription
mdp isspPrints all inservice patches and patch handle numbers (includes all DepList patches)
mdp install <path>/<file>Install and activate the contents of a (zipped) MDP patch file on a target system
mdp refresh <path>/<file>Refreshes the MDP patches (previously) installed on a target system
mdp uninstallFirst deactivates, then removes, all MDP patches from the system

Where:

Patch procedure for a 5.5 system can be found here...


Nortel MDCS Floppy Disk

Installing Patches (<Rel. 25)

After a Software Upgrade or Install, don't forget to apply any Patches!

The printouts below show the patch installation process.


>ld 143
CCBR000
.mdcs install f0 ap
Install will deactivate and remove all patches from system memory,
and install new patches!!!
Do you want to proceed with the install (y/n)? [y] y

Printing current status of patches
----------------------------------
System has no loaded patches.
Deactivating all patches on system
----------------------------------
 0 patches on system deactiveated.
 
 Removing all patches from system memory
---------------------------------------
 0 patches removed from memory.
 
Creating directory /u/mdcs
------------------------------
Creating directory /u/patch/pswv
------------------------------
Copying patch files from /f0/pins to /u/mdcs
--------------------------------------------

copy from /f0/pins/p13435_1.cp4 to /u/mdcs/p13435_1.cp4 -
6784 bytes copied.

copy from /f0/pins/p13794a1.cp4 to /u/mdcs/p13794a1.cp4 -
340 bytes copied.

copy from /f0/pins/p13794b1.cp4 to /u/mdcs/p13794b1.cp4 -
476 bytes copied.

Loading patch files in /u/mdcs
------------------------------
Loading patch from "/u/mdcs/p13435_1.cp4"
Patch handle is: 0
Loading patch from "/u/mdcs/p13794a1.cp4"
Patch handle is: 1
Loading patch from "/u/mdcs/p13794b1.cp4"
Patch handle is: 2
 3 patches have been loaded.

Activating all loaded patches
-----------------------------
SPEEDCALL_LIST code at 0x4aa7116 will be patched to jump to 0xdbba092
Patch 0 has been activated successfully.

print_assert at 0x50bec34 will be patched to jump to 0xdbbbc30
print_assert_syslog at 0x50becc2 will be patched to jump to 0xdbbbc42
Patch 1 has been activated successfully.

itgmap_valueAtIndex at 0x50c1afe will be patched to jump to 0xdbbbe5e
Patch 2 has been activated successfully.

3 patches on system activated.
Copying patch files from /f0/poos to /u/mdcs
--------------------------------------------
Copying swname files from /f0/swname to /u/patch/reten
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12 bytes copied.
INSTALL ROUTINE COMPLETED SUCCESSFULLY.
PLEASE REMEMBER TO REINSTALL PREVIOUSLY LOADED PATCHES (IF APPLICABLE)!!!
.****
>ld 22
PT2000

REQ  issp

VERSION 2811
RELEASE 25
ISSUE 30 + MDCS01 AP00

PSWV VERSION: PSWV 53

IN-SERVICE PATCHES : 3
PAT#  PRS      PATCH REF #      NAME             DATE      FILENAME
00    MP11358  mdcs_20nov2000   p3-cp4           11/02/04  p13435_1.cp4
01    MP11680  mdcs_21nov2000   CORE             11/02/04  p13794a1.cp4
02    MP11680  mdcs_21nov2000   CORE             11/02/04  p13794b1.cp4

REQ  ****
OVL000
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