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Portal for ArcGIS 10.3 High Availability Patch

Summary

This patch addresses a recovery issue for Portal high availability configuration. Applying this patch will ensure the configuration works properly when one of two Portal machines shuts down or crashes and then comes back.

Description

Introduction

Esri® announces the Portal for ArcGIS 10.3 High Availability Patch. This patch addresses a recovery issue for Portal high availability configuration. When one of the two Portal machines shuts down or crashes and then comes back, the two Portal machines cannot resynchronize with each other. This patch deals specifically with the issues listed below under Issues Addressed with this Patch.


Issues Addressed with this patch


  • BUG-000084417 - Portal in highly available configuration will fail to function when one of the two portal machines comes back from a failure.
  • BUG-000084600 - Fail to join portal machine to the high available configuration on Linux.

Installing this patch on Windows

Installation Steps:

Portal for ArcGIS 10.3 must be installed before installing this patch.

  1. Download the appropriate file for your environment to a location other than your ArcGIS installation location.

  2. Version 10.3   Checksum (Md5)
         
          Portal for ArcGIS ArcGIS-103-PFA-HA-Patch.msp AD9E49CA934CC8BA3D5D8EEE292638DB
         

  3. Make sure you have write access to your ArcGIS installation location.

  4. Double-click the MSP to start the setup process.

    NOTE: If double clicking on the MSP file does not start the setup installation, you can start the setup installation manually by using the following command:

    msiexec.exe /p [location of Patch]\ArcGIS-103-PFA-HA-Patch.msp

Installing this patch on Linux


Installation Steps:


Complete the following install steps as the Portal for ArcGIS Install owner. The Install owner is the owner of the arcgis folder.

Portal for ArcGIS 10.3 must be installed before installing this patch.

  1. Download the appropriate file to a location other than your ArcGIS installation location.


    Version 10.3   Checksum (Md5)
    Portal for ArcGIS ArcGIS-103-PFA-HA-Patch-lx.tar CC6DED3FD0CC105AA1FE622AEE8A5F7F

  2. Make sure you have write access to your ArcGIS installation location, and that no one is using ArcGIS.

  3. Extract the specified tar file by typing:

    % tar -xvf ArcGIS-103-PFA-HA-Patch-lx.tar

  4. Start the installation by typing:

    % ./applypatch

    This will start the dialog for the menu-driven installation procedure. Default selections are noted in parentheses ( ). To quit the installation procedure, type 'q' at any time.

Patch Updates

Check the Patches and Service Packs page periodically for the availability of additional patches. New information about this patch will be posted here.

January 30, 2015: Linux version of the Portal for ArcGIS 10.3 High Availability Patch is released.

How to identify which ArcGIS products are installed

To determine which ArcGIS products are installed, choose the appropriate version of the PatchFinder utility for your environment and run it from your local machine. PatchFinder will list all products, hot fixes, and patches installed on your local machine.


Getting Help

Domestic sites, please contact Esri Technical Support at 1-888-377-4575, if you have any difficulty installing this patch. International sites, please contact your local Esri software distributor.