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Serv-U 15.1.6 Hotfix 3 Release Notes

Updated December 31, 2018

Fixed issues

This hotfix addresses the following issue:

  • In some conditions, empty user information causes anomalies

This hotfix is now available on the Customer Portal

Requirements

This hotfix requires updating only Serv-U.

The Serv-U folder contains a folder for each supported platform. The folder contains files with the appropriate directory structure (if necessary) to upgrade your installation. When you update Serv-U, use the files for your appropriate platform.

This hotfix requires Serv-U 15.1.6.80 (Hotfix 2), and is suitable for systems running Microsoft Windows and Linux.

Linux installation

For a Linux installation, this hotfix contains only one file:

  • <Serv-U-InstallDir>/Serv-U

In the following procedures, the default installation directory is:

/usr/local/Serv-U

Windows installation

For a Windows installation, this hotfix contains the following files:

  • <Serv-U-InstallDir>\Serv-U.exe
  • <Serv-U-InstallDir>\Serv-U.dll
  • <Serv-U-InstallDir>\Serv-U-RES.dll
  • <Serv-U-InstallDir>\RhinoNET.dll
  • <Serv-U-InstallDir>\RhinoRES.dll

In the following procedures, the default installation directory is:

C:\Program Files\RhinoSoft\Serv-U

or:

C:\Program Files\RhinoSoft.com\Serv-U

Install the hotfix

  1. Shut down all running Serv-U processes.
    1. Right-click the tray icon and select Stop Serv-U.
    2. Right-click the tray icon and select Exit Tray.
  2. Navigate to the Serv-U installation directory (see above). 
  3. Back up the installation directory files to a separate location.

    If you are running Windows, back up the following files:

    • Serv-U.exe
    • Serv-U.dll
    • Serv-U-RES.dll
    • RhinoNET.dll
    • RhinoRES.dll

    If you are running Linux, back up the following file:

    • Serv-U
  4. Extract the hotfix.zip file to a temporary location.
  5. Open the folder in the extracted hotfix for the platform Serv-U is installed on.

    For example, open the Windows 64-bit folder if Serv-U is installed on a 64-bit version of Windows.

  6. If you are running Windows, go to the next step. 
    If you are running Linux, modify the file permissions by executing the following command:

    chmod u+xs Serv-U

  7. Copy the hotfix files to the Serv-U installation directory, overwriting the existing files.
  8. Restart the Serv-U tray application.
  9. Right-click the tray icon and select Start Serv-U.

    The hotfix is installed.

Result

  • User issue is resolved.

Uninstall the hotfix

  1. Shut down all running Serv-U processes.
    1. Right-click the tray icon, and select Stop Serv-U.
    2. Right-click the tray icon, and select Exit Tray.
  2. Locate the files you backed up during the installation procedure.
  3. Navigate to the Serv-U installation directory.

    For Windows, the default installation directory is:

    C:\Program Files\RhinoSoft\Serv-U

    or

    C:\Program Files\RhinoSoft.com\Serv-U

    For Linux, the default installation directory is:

    /usr/local/Serv-U

  4. Copy the backed up files to the Serv-U installation directory, overwriting the existing files.
  5. Restart the Serv-U tray application.
  6. Right-click the tray icon and select Start Serv-U.

    The Hot Fix is uninstalled.

 

For more information, contact Serv-U Support

 

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