Scanning the system for hotfixes

Before you install a hotfix, run a report that lists the hotfixes that are already installed on your system.

The scan compares your system to the hotfixes that are listed in a hotfix catalog and generates a file with the results. The file lists installed, partially installed, superseded, and uninstalled hotfixes.

This report is used when requesting a hotfix package, and can be requested from the user interface or from the command line. Do one of the following actions: