My installation of Lenovo Patch corrupted sometime after 10/11. Server was patched over weekend. When I click on the Lenovo Patch node under Software Updates, the console crashed. I updated the plug-in to the latest version of Lenovo Patch, v 2.4.19205. While I can now click on the node without the console crashing, I cannot view any available updates and the Lenovo Patch Settings window will not open. The central catalog/central directory appears to be corrupted. Is there a process to repair without loosing history and currently applied patches?
I attempted an uninstall/reinstall with same results. I can see that my server/wsus name changed from correct spelling to incorrect spelling soon after this block of text in the Lenovo Patch.log this morning. I am still unable to open the Patch Settings. I am running console "As Administrator":
Succcessfully downloaded https://download.lenovo.com/luc/LenovoCustomPackageData.cab Lenovo Patch 10/16/2018 8:09:21 AM 25 (0x0019)
Importing updates Lenovo Updates … Lenovo Patch 10/16/2018 8:09:21 AM 25 (0x0019)
Exception: System.IO.InvalidDataException Central Directory corrupt. An attempt was made to move the file pointer before the beginning of the file. 1/1/1601 12:00:00 AM 1435387888 (0x558E47F0)
Lenovo Patch 10/16/2018 8:09:21 AM 5 (0x0005)
Duration: 00:00:00.10 Lenovo Patch 10/16/2018 8:09:21 AM 5 (0x0005)
Retrieving catalog index from C:UsersMYUSERNAMELenovoLenovo PatchWsusCatalog2.zip. Lenovo Patch 10/16/2018 8:09:21 AM 5 (0x0005)
Catalog contains 11140 licensed updates. Lenovo Patch 10/16/2018 8:09:23 AM 5 (0x0005)
Catalog version 188.8.131.5271 10/15/2018 8:11:29 PM Lenovo Patch 10/16/2018 8:09:23 AM 5 (0x0005)
There are no subscriptions to notify for alert ‘Catalog update failure’. Lenovo Patch 10/16/2018 8:09:23 AM 1 (0x0001)
C:AgtIII_work7sDevSrcSCCMST.SCCM.ViewsMainViewControl.xaml.cs DownloadAndParseCatalogsAsync 806 1/1/1601 12:00:00 AM 1435387888 (0x558E47F0)
Central Directory corrupt. 1/1/1601 12:00:00 AM 1435387888 (0x558E47F0)
at System.IO.Compression.ZipArchive.ReadEndOfCentralDirectory() 1/1/1601 12:00:00 AM 1435387888 (0x558E47F0)
An attempt was made to move the file pointer before the beginning of the file. 1/1/1601 12:00:00 AM 1435387888 (0x558E47F0)
at System.IO.__Error.WinIOError(Int32 errorCode, String maybeFullPath) 1/1/1601 12:00:00 AM 1435387888 (0x558E47F0)
Thank you in advance,
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