Bi-Monthly Patches (BMPs) on 10.3

Bi-Monthly Patch(BMP) is a bundle of PTF patches available on top of a Spectrum GA-release. CA Spectrum BMPs are released in every two months cadence on a regular schedule. CA Spectrum Bi-Monthly Packs are self-extracting install files for each of the supported operating systems. The BMP must be installed on both the SpectroSERVER and OneClick server. For installation and uninstall instructions, refer to the Release Notes of the BMP.
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Bi-Monthly Patch(BMP) is a bundle of PTF patches available on top of a Spectrum GA-release. CA Spectrum BMPs are released in every two months cadence on a regular schedule. CA Spectrum Bi-Monthly Packs are self-extracting install files for each of the supported operating systems. The BMP must be installed on both the SpectroSERVER and OneClick server. For installation and uninstall instructions, refer to the Release Notes of the BMP.
The BMPs can be downloaded here
List of BMPs available on top of CA Spectrum 10.3:
 
 
10.3.0_BMP_10.3.003
This 
10.3.0_BMP_10.3.003 
pack is built for the Spectrum r10.3 release and includes all PTF patches available on top of 10.3.The BMP must be installed on both the SpectroSERVER and OneClick server. For installation and uninstall instructions, refer to the Release Notes of the BMP.The 
10.3.0_BMP_10.3.003 
includes the 
10.3.0_BMP_10.3.002 and 
10.3.0_BMP_10.3.001
 fixes and fixes for the following defects:
  
Patch/Defect
Symptom/Resolution
DE386937
Symptom
: IP SLA statistics results for ICMP_JITTER test is calculated wrongly.
Resolution
: IP SLA statistics is now shown properly for ICMP_Jitter test.
DE395398
Symptom
: MPLS Transport Manager does not Model Nokia SR-OS devices.
Resolution
: MPLS Transport Manager now models Nokia SR-OS devices.
DE393578
Symptom
: Last Successful Poll (0x0011620) attribute is updating when device is down.
Resolution
: Last Successful poll time is updated only when the device is up.
DE337448
Symptom
: OneClick servers take about 30 minutes to start up.
Resolution
: Potential fix is provided to improve the Tomcat startup time for the users and the user group watch registration process.
DE401957
Symptom
: SpectroSERVER crashes while activating FI model.
Resolution
: This issue has been fixed, and the SpectroSERVER does not crash while activating FI model. 
DE397289
Symptom
: TopN Event group report shows wrong event count and subreport shows the correct number of events.
Resolution
: With this fix, TopN event group reports show the correct event count as the subreport event count.
DE409025
Symptom
: Event titles overlap in the Jasper report "Top-N Most Common Events-Group".
Resolution
: Event titles do not overlap in the Jasper report "Top-N Most Common Events-Group".
DE409077
Symptom
: Idle days does not populate when used as a 4th column in the Jasper report ''Current Port Assets (Customizable):All''.
Resolution
: Idle days now populates when used as a 4th column in the Jasper report Current Port Assets (Customizable):All".
DE403329
Symptom
: Jars signed with expired certificate do not run post the certificate expiry date.
Resolution
: All jars are signed with new certificate and they run as expected.
DE406041
Symptom
: CA PM events do not sync to Spectrum and tomcat logs show ArrayIndexOutOfBoundsException.
Resolution
: CAPM events sync to Spectrum and tomcat logs do not report ArrayIndexOutOfBoundsException.
DE399117 
Symptom
: There is huge thread count increase.
Resolution
:  Threads are created only when the contact status is not equal to established, and threads wait to receive a message only once.
DE396290
DE392561
Symptom
: Authentication request goes to LDAP server for local Spectrum users instead of authenticating within Spectrum.
Resolution:
 Spectrum local users are now authenticated first within Spectrum and authentication requests are not sent to the LDAP server.
DE395796
Symptom
: Devices are not being moved to the UIM unreported inventory container.
Resolution
: Devices are moved to the UIM unreported inventory container after virtualization full sync.
DE404003
Symptom
: The disk space is not released for the old event table partitions on the SRM server.
Resolution
: This issue has been fixed and the disk space is now released for the old event table partitions on SRM server.
DE399262
Symptom
: Jasper Spectrum Overview Dashboard does not populate the data when LDAP is enabled in the OneClick Server.
Resolution
: This issue has been fixed and the Jasper Spectrum Overview Dashboard populates data when LDAP is enabled in the OneClick Server.
DE398909
Symptom
: Jasper SSO does not work after redeploying.
Resolution
: This issue has been fixed and Jasper SSO works after redeploying.
DE396452
Symptom
: There is an incorrect report calculation in CABI 6.x.
Resolution
: This issue has been fixed.
DE407357
Symptom
: There is an SRM error while updating the accountablemodels table in reporting database.
Resolution
: SRM successfully updates the accountablemodels table.
DE402443
DE402855
Symptom
: After the OLB on a landscape, at next sync cycle Spectrum does a FULL sync for that Landscape.
Resolution
: After the OLB on a Landscape, at next sync cycle Spectrum continues with the INCREMENTAL sync for that landscape.
DE413178
Symptom
: Spectrum filters VMs during V-Motion with typename "ComputerSystem" and the VmWare sends it is as "VM", causing V-Motion to fail.
Resolution
: typenames "VirtualSystem" and "VM" are added and now Spectrum filters VMs during the V-Motion with typename "ComputerSystem" and "VirtualSystem" and "VM".
DE409704
Symptom
: 0x110a01 Global Collection (GC) creates an event code for existing GCs when SS is restarted. 
Resolution
: Event codes(0x110a01) are not generated for existing GCs when SS restarts.
DE415107
Symptom
: Duplicate  PhysicalHOST_NimsoftVmwareRedirector models are created during the UIM sync.
Resolution
: Duplication of PhysicalHOST_NimsoftVmwareRedirector models is avoided if one already exists.
DE392707
DE406041
Symptom
: CA PC Events do not sync to Spectrum due to ArrayIndexOutOfBoundsExceptions in Spectrum Tomcat logs.
Resolution
: CA PC Events sync to Spectrum and no exceptions are reported in Spectrum Tomcat logs.
 
10.3.0_BMP_10.3.002
This 
10.3.0_BMP_10.3.002 
pack is built for the Spectrum r10.3 release and includes all PTF patches available on top of 10.3.
The BMP must be installed on both the SpectroSERVER and OneClick server. For installation and uninstall instructions, refer to the Release Notes of the BMP.
The 
10.3.0_BMP_10.3.002 
includes the 
10.3.0_BMP_10.3.001
 fixes and fixes for the following defects:
Patch/Defect
Symptom and Resolution
DE385840
 
Symptom
: SpectroSERVER may run into a performance issue when it retrieve huge number of alarms with alarm filters.
 
Resolution
: SpectroSERVER never run into performance issue when it retrieve huge number of alarms with alarm filters.
DE387545
 
Symptom
: Sometimes SpectroSERVER may run into performance issue when condition correlation is used
 
Resolution
: SpectroSERVER never run into performance issue when condition correlation is used.
DE391733
 
Symptom:
 Empty Trunking port type models causing vLan port list to grow high, causing OLB and SS failure.
 
Resolution
: Now vLan port list will not grow and will not lead to OLB and SS failures.
DE389839
 
Symptom
: After 10.3 InnoDB database migration, ddm_load and ddm_save backup is consuming much disk space during execution.
 
Resolution
: Optimized the ddm_save and ddm_load tools processing to consume less disk space during execution.
DE383903
 
Symptom
: SpectroSERVER crashes due to memory growth.
 
Resolution
: Fixed the memory issues for SNMPv3.
DE392537
 
Symptom
: Spectrum may set the "Device Not Responding to Polls" alarm to stale after restart.
 
Resolution
: Spectrum never set the "Device Not Responding to Polls" alarm to stale after restart.
DE394767
 
Symptom
: Spectrum may map the Extended fault correlation domain to wrong policy.
 
Resolution
: Spectrum never maps the Extended fault correlation domain to wrong policy.
DE395404
 
Symptom
: CA Spectrum modeling information is not available for VNM model and pingables on 10.3.
 
Resolution
: Made the code changes and the local tests were made and found to be successful.
DE395701
 
Symptom
: SpectroSERVER crashes while deleting the correlation model.
 
Resolution
: SpectroSERVER will not crash while deleting the correlation model.
10.3.0_BMP_10.3.001
This 
10.3.0_BMP_10.3.001 
pack is built for the Spectrum r10.3 release and includes all PTF patches available on top of 10.3.
The BMP must be installed on both the SpectroSERVER and OneClick server. For installation and uninstall instructions, refer to the Release Notes of the BMP.
The 
10.3.0_BMP_10.3.001 
includes the fixes for the following defects:
Patch/Defect
Symptom and Resolution
DE377934
 
Symptom
: HP device type models do not convert to HPIRF stack device after upgrade.
 
Resolution
: HP device type models will be converted to HPIRF stack device after upgrade.
DE378256
 
Symptom
: When there is a change in device IP, that IP is updated to RTM_TestHosts but not to the app model of that test hosts. When SpectroSERVER is restarted, it is finding the RTM Test hosts with app model, and it uses old app model IP to find for existing RTM test hosts. Since, there will be no Test Hosts with old IP, it creates a new one.
 
Resolution
: When there is change in device IP, on restart of SpectroSERVER, duplicate RTM Test Host will not be created. Delete already existing duplicates before applying this fix.
DE379297
 
Symptom:
 SpectroSERVER processes using TLSv1 protocol to communicate with OneClick.
 
Resolution
: SpectroSERVER processes now using TLSv1.2 protocol to communicate with OneClick.
DE379802
 
Symptom
: Patch installation failing because Perl executable path was still pointing to older Perl.
 
Resolution
: Changed the path to the new Perl path. Patch installation is successful.
DE386817
 
Symptom
: SpectroSERVER is stuck in model activation state because of few UIM model types that added to Global Collection.
Resolution
: SpectroSERVER is started and model activation successful after modifying UIM Bidirectional search.
DE384818
 
Symptom
: Interface condition was not getting updated every time based on module status.
 
Resolution
: Interface condition is changed as per the module status.
DE384905
 
Symptom
: Link down alarms are not processed correctly on interfaces from TrapX when Object instance ID is very large.
 
Resolution
: Link down alarms are processed correctly from TrapX even when the Object instance ID is very large.
DE386123
 
Symptom
: Archive Manager Event data loss after converting database from MyISAM to InnoDB if the data is less than 10 days.
 
Resolution
: Archive Manager database is converted from MyISAM to InnoDB without any data loss.
DE388717
 
Symptom
: Parsemaps do not work as the RegEx is looking for "filename:"
 
Resolution
: RegEx is changed so that Parsemaps work.
DE369146
 
Symptom
: Spectrum is generating false "module removal detected" alarm on some modules.
 
Resolution
: Spectrum will not generate false "module removal detected" alarm on modules.
DE388021
 
Symptom
: If disk name is larger than normal, it results in a failure as the wrong information is parsed.
 
Resolution
: Used "df -P" command instead of "df" command to avoid line breaks.
DE382107
 
Symptom
: Secondary SpectroSERVER is crashing after online backup.
 
Resolution
: Secondary SpectroSERVER does not crash after online backup.
DE367237
 
Symptom
: The UIM integration is causing devices that are actually placed in specific containers to move out and placed under Universe root when the UIM sync occurs. 
 
Resolution
: The UIM integration will not move devices from its containers to Universe root.
DE375989
 
Symptom
: Link Information not displayed correctly in some specific cases.
 
Resolution
: Link Information is displayed properly.
DE340311
 
Symptom
: Devices with Network_Address attribute set to 0.0.0.0 or <empty> do not properly alarm during steady-state but do alarm at startup. This causes âghost alarms to appear during FT alarm synchronization.
Resolution
: SNMP and ICMP-based models have been extended with new intelligence to pre-validate changes to Network_Address attribute, blocking changes to invalidate addresses.
DE353002
 
Symptom
: Interface Tab is not reflecting the information for device and port that is connected for few interfaces.
Resolution
: In case the required information is not updated automatically, then by selecting the refresh button on the interface tab, all the details for the device and port that is connected should be updated.
DE365950
 
Symptom
: Fault isolation considers all the devices that are connected to FANOUT as a new fault Record resulting multiple unresolved alarms on the FI model in case all the device goes down.
Resolution
: It was a FAD so the solution is added as a configurable parameter, it will not allow user to create multiple fault records in case of FANOUT resulting in no multiple Unresolved alarms.
DE376099
 
Symptom
: NCM config buckets count increasing and processing stopped with error while parsing event vardata. .
Resolution
: All the NCM config Buckets will be processed by skipping the corrupted event, which has null values for the current and previous MH.
DE381804
 
Symptom
: The REST API call "
http://:/spectrum/restful/action/0x821001?mh=
" results in an error message.
 
Resolution
: The REST API call "
http://:/spectrum/restful/action/0x821001?mh=
" will run successfully without any error messages.
DE375390
 
Symptom
: In availability report(drill down) showing wrong calculation on down time.
Resolution
: Corrected the down time calculation in availability(drill down) report.
DE371907
 
Symptom
: Service status is not going down after fallback to primary when device is made down.
Resolution
: Service status is going down after fallback to primary when device is made down.
DE381186
 
Symptom
: Migration of DataCenter to different landscape moves the wrong DataCenter in case if different vCenters having data centers with same name.
Resolution
: Migration of DataCenter to different landscape moves the correct DataCenter even if different vCenters having data centers with same name.
DE381724
 
Symptom
: Unable to add policies to global collection.
Resolution
: Fixed the issue, now non MLS policies are getting added to Global Collection in OneClick view.
DE379776
 
Symptom
: Wrong Ideal days calculation in current port assets customizable all report.
Resolution
: Current port assets customizable all report gets the correct Ideal days calculation.
DE368406
 
Symptom
: Watch alarm script permissions issue on Windows.
Resolution
: Leveraging the mapped UNIX permissions for WIN32 to get the right execution permission.
DE336915
 
Symptom
: The Offending value is minor in the Outage Details for a Service Health down.
 
Resolution
: Offending value is not coming as minor when service health is down.