How to Install Patch for VMware Zimbra Collaboration Server 7.1.4 on CentOS 6.2 x86_64

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In this post, i will show how to install patch for VMware Zimbra Collaboration Server 7.1.4. This patch fixes the following bugs. This post assumed that you have already install Zimbra Collaboration Suite 7.1.4 Mail Server on linux CentOS 6.2 x86_64 server.
How to Install Zimbra Collaboration Suite 7.1.4 Mail Server on CentOS 6.2 x86_64

Released date :February 13, 2012
Patch 7.1.4 P1 patch fixes the following bugs:
• 52190 CAC Authentication for ZWC
• 66550 GetInfoRequest RPC sometimes hangs
• 68402 TNEF parsing OOME
• 68556 Reject IMAP FETCH requests that span a large range and include BODY
• 68640 ArchiveFormatter induced deadlock
• 68786 DoS through hash table multi-collisions in Jetty
• 69132 com.zimbra.cs.mime.MimeHandlerException occurred while sending appointment invite
message to the attendees
• 69155 View mail from admin console does not work for Global admin
• 69832 Forwarding multiple videos from Apple Mail app does not display from mobile device

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• A full backup should be performed before any patch is applied. There is no automated roll-back
• Zimlet patches can include removing existing Zimlets and redeploying the patched Zimlet.
• Only files/zimlets associated with installed packages will be installed from the patch.
• Switch to user zimbra before using ZCS CLI commands.

1. Download or copy the patch.tgz file to your server :

[[email protected] ~]# wget

2. Log in as root and extract the downloaded patch.tgz :

[[email protected] ~]# tar xzvf zcs-patch-7.1.4_GA_2568.tgz

3. cd to the directory where the tar file is saved :

[[email protected] ~]# cd zcs-patch-7.1.4_GA_2568

4. View what is inside the patch :

[[email protected] zcs-patch-7.1.4_GA_2568]# ls
bin  conf  source

5. Type ./ to install the patch :

[[email protected] zcs-patch-7.1.4_GA_2568]# ./
Current Version: 7.1.4_GA_2555
Found Patch for 7.1.4_GA called 7.1.4_P1
 Deploying patch for 7.1.4_GA
 Updating files for package zimbra-store
  /opt/zimbra/jetty/etc/ copied.
  /opt/zimbra/jetty/common/lib/zimbracommon.jar... copied.
  /opt/zimbra/jetty/webapps/service/WEB-INF/lib/zimbrastore.jar... copied.
  /opt/zimbra/jetty/webapps/zimbra/WEB-INF/lib/zimbrastore.jar... copied.
  /opt/zimbra/jetty/webapps/zimbraAdmin/WEB-INF/lib/zimbrastore.jar... copied.
  /opt/zimbra/lib/jars/zimbrastore.jar... copied.
  /opt/zimbra/jetty/webapps/zimbraAdmin/js/zimbraAdmin/accounts/controller/ZaAccountListController.js... copied.
  /opt/zimbra/jetty/webapps/zimbraAdmin/js/Admin_all.js.zgz... copied.
  /opt/zimbra/jetty/webapps/zimbraAdmin/js/Admin_all.js... copied.
 Updating files for package zimbra-core
  /opt/zimbra/lib/jars/zimbracommon.jar... copied.
  /opt/zimbra/docs/open_source_licenses.txt... copied.

6. Switch to user zimbra :

[[email protected] zcs-patch-7.1.4_GA_2568]# su - zimbra

7. Restart mailbox service :

[[email protected] ~]$ zmmailboxdctl restart
Stopping mailboxd...done.
Starting mailboxd...done.

8. In multiple node configurations, the local cache should be flushed by typing the following command :

[[email protected] ~]$ zmprov fc locale

9. ZCS must be restarted for changes to take effect :

[[email protected] ~]$ zmcontrol restart
        Stopping zmconfigd...Done.
        Stopping stats...Done.
        Stopping mta...Done.
        Stopping spell...Done.
        Stopping snmp...Done.
        Stopping cbpolicyd...Done.
        Stopping archiving...Done.
        Stopping antivirus...Done.
        Stopping antispam...Done.
        Stopping imapproxy...Done.
        Stopping memcached...Done.
        Stopping mailbox...Done.
        Stopping logger...Done.
        Stopping ldap...Done.
        Starting ldap...Done.
        Starting zmconfigd...Done.
        Starting logger...Done.
        Starting mailbox...Done.
        Starting antispam...Done.
        Starting antivirus...Done.
        Starting snmp...Done.
        Starting spell...Done.
        Starting mta...Done.
        Starting stats...Done.

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