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IV62433: KSH93 READ CORE DUMPS IF ALARM IS USED APPLIES TO AIX 6100-09

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APAR status

  • Closed as program error.

Error description

  • ksh93 read proves to be not reentrant and if read
    is used with alarm in script, the ksh93 core dumps
    

Local fix

Problem summary

  • When read is used with input field separator and alarm set
    in ksh93 script, the ksh93 might core dump.
    

Problem conclusion

  • Code changes has been done to handle alarm correctly
    while processing read command in ksh93.
    

Temporary fix

Comments

  • 6100-08 - use AIX APAR IV64381
    6100-09 - use AIX APAR IV62433
    6100-09 - use AIX APAR IV62433
    7100-02 - use AIX APAR IV59272
    7100-03 - use AIX APAR IV59271
    7100-04 - use AIX APAR IV59691
    

APAR Information

  • APAR number

    IV62433

  • Reported component name

    AIX 610 STD EDI

  • Reported component ID

    5765G6200

  • Reported release

    610

  • Status

    CLOSED PER

  • PE

    NoPE

  • HIPER

    NoHIPER

  • Submitted date

    2014-07-11

  • Closed date

    2014-07-11

  • Last modified date

    2016-05-10

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

    IV56577

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

Fix information

  • Fixed component name

    AIX 610 STD EDI

  • Fixed component ID

    5765G6200

Applicable component levels

  • R610 PSY U861350

       UP14/10/28 I 1000

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Document information

More support for: AIX Standard Edition

Software version: 610

Operating system(s): AIX

Reference #: IV62433

Modified date: 10 May 2016