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IV08821: CREATING A SPOT FROM A MKSYSB FAILS APPLIES TO AIX 7100-01

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APAR status

  • Closed as program error.

Error description

  • Customer will receive the following error message when
    attempting to create a minimal spot from a mksysb on a system
    with HFI support enabled ("lsnim -a if_defined master"):
    
    0042-103 m_mkspot: unable to restore from mksysb
    

Local fix

Problem summary

  • Customer will receive the following error message when
    attempting to create a minimal spot from a mksysb on a system
    with HFI support enabled ("lsnim -a if_defined master"):
    
    0042-103 m_mkspot: unable to restore from mksysb
    

Problem conclusion

  • Ensure that a particular file exists before attempting to
    'restore' from it.
    

Temporary fix

Comments

APAR Information

  • APAR number

    IV08821

  • Reported component name

    AIX V7.1

  • Reported component ID

    5765H4000

  • Reported release

    710

  • Status

    CLOSED PER

  • PE

    NoPE

  • HIPER

    NoHIPER

  • Submitted date

    2011-10-05

  • Closed date

    2011-10-05

  • Last modified date

    2013-04-15

  • APAR is sysrouted FROM one or more of the following:

    IV08713

  • APAR is sysrouted TO one or more of the following:

Fix information

  • Fixed component name

    AIX V7.1

  • Fixed component ID

    5765H4000

Applicable component levels

  • R710 PSY U843409

       UP12/05/11 I 1000

PTF to Fileset Mapping



Document information

More support for: AIX Enterprise Edition

Software version: 710

Operating system(s): AIX

Reference #: IV08821

Modified date: 15 April 2013