When we try and update our API Gateway 8.2 Virtual Appliance with the Oct 2018 Platform upgrade by installing this platform update: CA_API_PlatformUpdate_64bit_v8.1-RHEL-2018-10-16.L7P
Below message is printed out:
Patch ID CA_API_PlatformUpdate_64bit_v8.1-RHEL-2018-10-16 (Upgrades the CA API 64bit Platform to the 8.1-RHEL-2018-10-16 version. This patch requires that the 9.X Platform Update be installed first. It also requires a restart of the CA API Gateway Appliance.) is UPLOADED, last modified on 2018-11-23T12:50:07+1100
Is it safe to use this platform patch on our 8.2 CA API Gateway?
CA API Gateway 8.2 Virtual Appliance.
Yes, it is safe to continue with the update process.
There is a 'typo' in the text string being printed out - but this platform patch is indeed for 8.x Gateway.
This 'typo' was addressed by the Dev team for future 8.x patches.