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Citrix® XenApp® 6.5 Expert Cookbook by Esther Barthel MSc

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Installing hotfixes and rollup packages

This recipe will show you how to install Citrix XenApp (CXA) Hotfixes and Rollup Packs on the XenApp servers.

How to do it...

To install a Citrix XenApp hotfix, follow these steps:

  1. Check for available XenApp 6.5 hotfixes at Citrix's Knowledge Center at http://support.citrix.com/product/xa/v6.5_2008r2/.
  2. Download the required hotfixes.
  3. To install the hotfix unattended you can use the following command:
    msiexec /update <hotfixfile> /qn /log <logfile> /norestart
    

To uninstall a Citrix XenApp hotfix, follow these steps:

  1. Retrieve the product code for XenApp 6.5 with the following command:
    cpatch /s /r
    
  2. Retrieve the patch code for the hotfix with the following command:
    cpatch /s /l <ProductCode> |more
    
  3. Uninstall the hotfix ...

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