June 2016: New Hot Patches for Filr 1.2 and Filr 2.0 released

Posted on Jun 15, 2016 in Micro Focus, Micro Focus Filr, Novell, Novell Filr

Filr_icon_128rMicro Focus has released new Hot Patches for Filr 1.2 (Hot Patch 6) and Filr 2.0 (Hot Patch 2).
The patches are available now in the Micro Focus Patch Finder and provide a number of bug fixes for Filr 1.2 and Filr 2.0.

Ask your Filr partner for support to perform the update, read the instructions on the download page carefully and follow the given steps for installation.

Feel free to contact us in case you need support with the application of the latest Filr Hot Patches.

Filr 1.2 – Hot Patch 6

Download the Hot Patch here and read the information about system requirements, notes and installation carefully:

“This patch should only be applied to a site that is currently on:
Novell Filr Appliance version: 1.2.0.846-HP.862
Novell Filr Search Appliance version: 1.2.0.991-HP.999
Novell Filr MySQL Appliance version: 1.2.0.409-HP.413

This patch requires that your Filr site is patched with ‘Filr 1.2 – Hot Patch 5‘.
This patch is applicable to the Filr, Filr Search and Filr MySQL appliances.“

Change Log for Filr 1.2 - Hot Patch 6

TID 7017687 – Mobile devices management displays no devices

TID 7017688 – Expanding the /var drive fails

TID 7017689 – Security Vulnerability: Filr code injection vulnerability

TID 7017696 – FAMT crash in xtier nds4

TID 7017698 – Desktop client deletes synchronized files if it finds FAMT is down

Filr 2.0 – Hot Patch 2

Download the Hot Patch here and read the information about system requirements, notes and installation carefully:

“This patch should only be applied to a site that is currently on:
Novell Filr Appliance version: 2.0.0.421-HP.437
Novell Filr Search Appliance version: 2.0.0.398-HP.400
Novell Filr MySQL Appliance version: 2.0.0.181-HP.182

This patch requires that your Filr site is patched with ‘Filr 2.0 – Hot Patch 1‘.
This patch is applicable to the Filr, Filr Search and Filr MySQL appliances.

Change Log for Filr 2.0 - Hot Patch 2

TID 7017687 – Mobile devices management displays no devices

TID 7017688 – Expanding the /var drive fails

TID 7017689 – Security Vulnerability: Filr code injection vulnerability

TID 7017371 – Some users unable to login after upgrade to Filr 2.0

TID 7017690 – File uploads to Windows based Net Folders fail after upgrade to Filr 2.0

TID 7017691 – File uploads to OES based Net Folders fail after upgrade to Filr 2.0

TID 7017692 – File uploads to NetApp based Net Folders fail when using SMBv1

TID 7017693 – Renaming files in Windows or NetApp based Net Folders fails

TID 7017694 – FAMT crash when recreating trustee cache of DFS target volumes

TID 7017696 – FAMT crash in xtier nds4

TID 7017695 – Opening a Windows based Net Folder file via the Desktop client causes it to become 0KB

TID 7017697 – Mac Desktop client shows empty Filr folder when Home folder has 30K+ files

TID 7017698 – Desktop client deletes synchronized files if it finds FAMT is down

TID 7017699 – Filr Search server crashes due to unbounded search query

TID 7017701 – OneNote creates conflicting copies of notes in Filr Net Folder

TID 7017702 – Windows Desktop client attempts to rename files and folder to Uppercase

TID 7017703 – Unable to copy-paste any file from Filr folder on French Windows 7

TID 7017705 – Desktop client in Polish no longer works after upgrade to 2.0

TID 7017706 – Windows Blue Screen (BSOD) crash when adding a folder or restarting Windows

TID 7017707 – Missing Filr context menus when changing the default Storage Path

We are looking forward helping you with the installation of the latest Hot Patches and keeping your Filr installation up to date. Please contact us.