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Upgrade Errors From MS7u4 Patch 27 To MS 7u5 Patch 30 (Doc ID 1662892.1)

Last updated on SEPTEMBER 01, 2017

Applies to:

Oracle Communications Messaging Server - Version 7.0.0 and later
Information in this document applies to any platform.


We are seeing an issue with an upgrade from MS 7u4 patch 27 to MS 7u5 patch 30 using patchadd:

#  patchadd 137204-30

LOGFILE = /opt/sun/comms/messaging64/log/updateCfgVersion_20140410172941.log
ERROR: Command: /opt/sun/comms/messaging64/lib/inetuser check-dssetup --ssldbupgrade
  returned status 77
-- Start of command output--
inetuser: dssetup version information cannot be retrieved from the Directory Server. This is most likely due to the use of an old release of dssetup. Messaging Server requires dssetup version 6.4-5.05 or newer. Refer to for further details.
-- End of command output--
ERROR: Failed validation checks
-- INFO: NUMERRS = 1, check log file /opt/sun/comms/messaging64/log/updateCfgVersion_20140410172941.log
/opt/sun/comms/messaging64/lib/updateCfgVersion failed with status 1


$ ldapsearch  -b o=comms-config objectclass=top
version: 1
dn: o=comms-config
objectClass: top
objectClass: organization
o: comms-config

dn: cn=CommServers,o=comms-config
objectClass: top
objectClass: sunCommsMetaData
sunkeyvalue: dssetup_ver=6.4
sunkeyvalue: dcsuffix=o=internet
sunkeyvalue: ugsuffix=o=email
sunkeyvalue: schematype=1
sunkeyvalue: dssetup_rev=5.05
cn: CommServers


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