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1706574 - Extraction and Proper handling of downloaded patches / software’s for Linux / Unix systems ***Best Practices***


  • Installation problems with a downloaded patch or product install
  • Files missing from the downloaded patch or product install
  • Incorrect permissions or other rights related issues when using a downloaded patch or product install
  • @LongLink appears in the extraction path
  • tar: directory checksum error appears after the extraction completes
  • checksum error during the unrar process stating that a .rar file could not be found



  • SAP BusinessObjects Enterprise XI 3.1
  • SAP BusinessObjects Business Intelligence Platform (BI) 4.x
  • Linux
  • Solaris
  • HPUX
  • AIX


SAP BusinessObjects Enterprise XI 3.1


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