Thursday, August 14, 2008

Applying HR Global Patches

Applying HR global patches, Always refer to Note id:- 145837.1 (Latest HRMS (HR Global) Legislative Data Patch Available) when ever applying HR Global Patches.

Before applying a legislative patch you need to comply by some of the pre-requisites.
The Note id is divided into 4 steps for applying the patch.

Note:- All Patches here are to applied using adpatch

Once you have completed step number 1 and verified the given pre requites are installed, come down to the matrix (Table).
The 1st column in the table tells you the Legislation (The Country) and the 1st Horizontal row tells you the Family pack for HR you are on.

Mandatory Patches:-
If you see the 2nd Row in the tale titled as "Global" are the Mandatory patches that need to be applied before you apply any Legislative patches.

For Example:-
If you are currently on 11i.HR_PF.K.RUP3 and your current Legislation is GB.
1. Look at the column for 11i.HR_PF.K.RUP3.
2. Apply the patches listed in Global.
3. Go down and look at the patches against the GB Row and apply them Sequentially.

Once you have applied the patches listed in the HRMS matrix. you need to run Data installer.
java oracle.apps.per.DataInstall thin

It gives you a menu to Select from, select 1 and move ahead.
Now Select the Legislation you have to install by typing the number and 'I' eg:- 53I
if you feel you have made a mistake yu can clear it at the time by typing the number and 'C'. eg:-53C
Once done Press return, select the 4th option and save the changes.

Applying HR Global driver:-
Apply the HR Global driver located at $PER_TOP/patch/115/driver/hrglobal.drv using the adpatch utility.

That's it.

Do let me know if you have any doubts.


1 comment:

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