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Procedure to upgrade CA CSM to the latest build.


Article ID: 14919


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Mainframe Software Manager (Chorus Software Manager)


What is the procedure to upgrade CA CSM to the latest build?


Release: MSMNGR00200-5.1-Chorus Software Manager


To upgrade CA CSM to it’s latest build first perform a get latest maintenance for the CA CSM product from the products tab. Right click on release 6.0 or 6.1 of CA CSM then click get latest maintenance:

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After that task is done, click the SMP/E Environment tab and locate the CSM CSI. Click the name of the CSI:

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Click the maintenance tab:

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Check off the filter check box:

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Click the drop down window for the function column:

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Select the CEGP600 FMID. This is for CA CSM 6.0 ( for 6.1 the FMID is CEGP610 ) and will list all the PTF’s for CA CSM. These are the build level PTF’s:

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The example below shows that the highest build applied to this CA CSM is 143 and there is a 146 available.

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To check the current build click the about button in the lower left corner:

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This shows the build:

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After applying the latest build run MSMDEPLY in the .JCL PDS to deploy the maintenance to the runtime datasets and directories.



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