check_patches(1M)check_patches(1M)NAMEcheck_patches - HP-UX 11i V3 patch check utility
The utility checks for installation problems and issues related to
patches on HP-UX 11i V3. The utility checks for patches missing the
SD-UX patch attributes, missing patch filesets, patch object modules
missing from archive libraries, patch filesets with the incorrect
patch_state , patch filesets not in the configured state, and patch
filesets that fail (see swverify(1M)).
The utility logs all information to
If no options are specified, performs all checks. The utility recog‐
nizes the following options:
Check for patch filesets installed before the associated product
filesets (patches missing from the product's SD-UX
Check for invalid patches (patches missing the SD-UX patch
Check for missing patch filesets in the currently active
This will determine if a product fileset was installed, or
reinstalled, after a currently active patch.
Verify the checksum values of the object modules delivered by
Check all patch filesets for correct SD-UX patch_state (applied,
committed, committed/superseded, superseded).
Check the SD-UX state to identify all unconfigured patch file‐
command on all patch filesets.
Upon completion, returns one of the following values:
No problems were found.
One or more patch-related problems were logged.
Syntax or usage error.
was developed by HP.
SEE ALSOshow_patches(1), sysdiff(1), cleanup(1M), swlist(1M), swremove(1M),