11.6 Viewing Mandatory Baseline Details

The Mandatory Baseline Details will display the device group name and device name on which mandatory baseline patch has been applied. These are the steps to view the Mandatory Baseline Details.

  1. Click the ZENworks Reporting Server InfoView below the ZENworks Reporting Server:

    Configuration Page
  2. Click Novell ZENworks Reports, then click Predefined Reports and then click > Patch Management to display the ten links (Application Discovery Not Deployed, Application Discovery Not Run in a Specified Time, Baseline Report, Bundle Deployment Summary, Critical Patch Status Report, Device Patch Status By Vendor, Mandatory Baseline By Patch, Mandatory Baseline Details, Mandatory Baseline Summary and Patch Analysis):

  3. Click on the Mandatory Baseline Details link. The Mandatory Baseline Details is displayed:

    MB Details

    The following table describes the main information displayed on the Mandatory Baseline Details page:

    Item

    Description

    Device Group Name

    Device group name should display the group name to which the device belongs to.

    Criticality

    Displays the severity of the patch; the type can be Critical, Recommended, Informational or Software Installers.

    Name

    The name of the patch.

    Device Name

    The name of the device registered with Novell Zenworks 11 Patch Management to which the patch is to be deployed.

    Patch Device Status

    Displays any of the following states of the patches (Patched, Not Patched or Not Applicable)