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Checking for Product Updates

Product updates and fixes are occasionally provided to enhance the security and performance of Sun ONE Active Server Pages software. When using the Sun ONE ASP Administration Console (UNIX and Linux versions), you will see periodic prompts asking if you want to check for updates. You can also check for updates on demand, to quickly determine if your specific installation of Sun ONE ASP is current. Use the following procedure to check for updates on demand from the Sun ONE ASP Administration Console.

Configuration information transmitted while checking for updates DOES NOT contain any personal or company identifying information.

Note icon Note You can also check for product updates with Sun ONE Active Server Pages for Windows. To do so, go to the Sun ONE ASP product Web page and click Check For Updates. The product page can be accessed from Start > Sun ONE ASP > Samples.

To check for product updates

  1. Open the Administration Console by using the following URL:

  2. http://[HOSTNAME]:[PORT]

    where [HOSTNAME] is the hostname of the Web server configured to run with Sun ONE ASP, and [PORT] is the port on which the Administration Console is running (5100 by default).

    The Server Management page displays.

  3. In the left navigation pane, click Check for Updates.

  4. The Sun ONE ASP Product Update page displays, listing information about your Sun ONE ASP installation.

  5. Make your desired selection:

    • Select Check for update now to check our Web site for updates and transmit your installation information.

    • - or -

    • Select Do not ask for 90 days to be prompted to check for updates again in 90 days.