Blade ZipKit - Component Template - Patch Readiness for Linux

Version 4

    Blade ZipKit Package Info
    Name: Patch Ready for
    Type:Component Template (version Neutral)
    BSA Compatible Version:8.3, 8.7
    Version: 1.0
    More Info:

    Created by: Akbar Aziz and Dan Goetzman

    This Component Template performs the following actions:

    • Creates a Component Template called Patch Ready for Linux
    • Imports an Extended Object called Free Space (checks for free disk space)
    • Checks the AGENT_STATUS property to confirm it's "IS_ALIVE" status
    • Checks the RSCD agent version deployed on Linux Servers (
    • Checks disk space to confirm at least 300MB is available for patch installation


    Instructions for importing the package:

    1. Download the attached zip file
    2. From the BSA Console, select Component Templates , right-click and select Import
    3. Browse to the location of the download file
    4. Check the box for "Automatically map or create export group"
    5. Click Next twice
    6. Select a location where to place this new package in BSA (default will keep structure of the package as it was exported)
    7. Click Finish


    Once the import has completed, browse to the location of the package in Component Templates to confirm the configuration and settings.


    Here is an example screen-shot from BMC Server Automation:



    *Note: This is a community supported package.