Applying Service Packs on Linux
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As of SEP sesam version ≥ 188.8.131.52, SEP offers special service pack executables for Linux systems that ease the installation of service packs and patches. A service pack is cumulative and contains all released fixes for the corresponding SEP sesam versions.
Currently service packs are only released for the SEP sesam Server component.
Downloading SEP sesam service pack
All service packs are available at the download portal:
To download the service pack for SEP sesam 4.4.3 for Linux, go to, for example, .
Within version-specific directory you will find service packs for all supported Linux distributions. Service packs are provided as executable files, named in the following manner:
The following example shows a SEP sesam service pack for Debian Jessie on x64:
root@system:~# wget ""
Installing SEP sesam service pack
After downloading the relevant service pack for your operating system, you must make the downloaded service pack executable:
root@system: ~ # chmod +x sesam_patch_srv-b50baae_sles12_x86_64-184.108.40.206.sh
Then you can continue with the installation:
root@system: ~ # ./sesam_patch_srv-b50baae_sles12_x86_64-220.127.116.11.sh Verifying archive integrity... All good. Uncompressing SEP sesam service pack 37%