HP Tru64 UNIX - 5.1B PK 4, caa_stat (1) gives error for a non-root user



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 Advisory Information

RELEASE DATE: 15 September 2004


The command caa_stat(1) does not function as expected for a non-root user. The user will get the following error message:

"The CAA message catalog entry is missing".

Target Audience

Any system running with Tru64 UNIX V5.1B PK4 with TruCluster software installed that is using the caa_stat command.


The following version is affected:

  • HP Tru64 UNIX 5.1B PK4 (BL25)


HP is releasing the following Early Release Patch kit (ERP) publicly for use by any customer. The ERP uses dupatch to install and will not install over any Customer Specific Patches (CSPs) that have file intersections with the ERP.

The fix contained in the ERP kit is scheduled to be available in the following mainstream patch kit:

  • HP Tru64 UNIX 5.1B PK5 (BL26)

Early Release Patches

The ERP kit distrubutes /usr/sbin/caad

ERP kit is available for the following version.

HP Tru64UNIX 5.1B
PREREQUISITE: HP Tru64 UNIX with 5.1B with PK4 (BL25) installed
ERP Kit Name: TCRKIT0023400-V51BB25-E-20040830

Kit Location: