Sun OpenSSO Enterprise 8.0 Update 1 Release Notes

Installing the ssopatch Utility

Before you install the ssopatch utility:

To Install the ssopatch Utility

  1. Locate the file in the zip-root/opensso/tools directory, where zip-root is where you unzipped

  2. Create a new directory to unzip the file. For example: ssopatchtools

  3. Unzip the file in the new directory.

  4. If you want to run the ssopatch utility from a directory other than its current directory without providing the full path, add the utility to your PATH variable.

The following table describes the files in

File or Directory 



Readme file that describes ssopatch


Required ssopatch JAR files


updateschema and updateschema.bat scripts and related XML files


Required properties files 

ssopatch and ssopatch.bat

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