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Upgrade 3906DEVICE, Subset 3906/ZVSE

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Upgrade 3906DEVICE, Subset 3906/ZVSE


Upgrade 3906DEVICE, Subset 3906/ZVSE:

THIS SUBSET CONTAINS INSTALLATION INFORMATION FOR DEVICE 3906 Z
Processor.


Change Summary

DATE LAST SECTION COMMENTS CHANGED 1. YY/MM/DD GENERAL INFORMATION NO ENTRIES 2. YY/MM/DD HARDWARE SERVICE LEVELS NO ENTRIES 3. 17/10/10 SOFTWARE SERVICE LEVELS 4. 18/04/20 SERVICE RECOMMENDATIONS 5. YY/MM/DD OPTIONAL PRODUCT LEVELS NO ENTRIES


Service Recommendation Summary

DATE APAR PTF VOLID COMMENTS 9 18/04/20 DY47767 UD54302 1000 HARDWAIT AFTER STANDALONE DUMP O 8 18/03/06 DY47761 UD54291 1000 HARDWAIT AFTER STANDALONE DUMP O 7 18/03/06 DY47760 UD54287 1000 HARDWAIT AFTER STANDALONE DUMP O 6 18/01/30 DY47654 UD54170 1000 IPL ENHANCEMENT FOR D/T3906 IBM 5 18/01/30 DY47722 UD54239 1000 REIPL ENHANCEMENT 4. 17/08/31 PI62275 UI48833 1000 HLASM SUPPORT FOR IBM Z14 3 17/08/30 PI46151 UI38555 1606 NEW FUNCTION- ICKDSF STAND ALONE 2 17/07/19 DY47686 UD54244 1000 NEW FUNCTION 1 17/07/19 DY47687 UD54245 1000 NEW FUNCTION


General Information

THIS SECTION CONTAINS INFORMATION THAT IS OF GENERAL INTEREST DURING DEVICE INSTALLATION. 1. YY/MM/DD NO ENTRIES


Hardware Service Levels

THIS SECTION CONTAINS INFORMATION THAT IS HARDWARE SERVICE LEVEL RELATED. 1. YY/MM/DD NO ENTRIES


Software Service Levels

THIS SECTION CONTAINS THE MINIMUM REQUIRED SOFTWARE PRODUCT LEVELS REQUIRED TO SUPPORT THIS DEVICE. 1. 18/10/10 MINIMUM SOFTWARE SUPPORT LEVEL FOR D/T3906: THE FOLLOWING SERVICE IS REQUIRED TO RUN z/VSE 5.2, z/VSE 6.1, OR z/VSE 6.2 ON A D/T3906 (IBM z14) PROCESSOR AND/OR USE SPECIFIC FUNCTIONS. APARS NOT LISTED FOR z/VSE 6.2 ARE ALREADY INCLUDED. IOCP SUPPORT (only required if z/VSE IOCP batch utility is used to create IOCDS). APAR DY47799 - z/VSE 5.2 APAR DY47800 - z/VSE 6.1 APAR DY47801 - z/VSE 6.2 EREP SUPPORT APAR DY47698 - z/VSE 5.2, 6.1 CRYPTO EXPRESS6S SUPPORT APAR DY47715 - z/VSE 5.2 APAR DY47716 - z/VSE 6.1 QVS SUPPORT FOR ABSOLUTE GROUP CAPPING APAR DY47646 - z/VSE 5.2 APAR DY47647 - z/VSE 6.1 z/VSE 5.2 only: APAR DY47722 - Software REIPL for z/VSE in LPAR mode and ECKD DOSRES Automatic Installation of z/VSE 5.2 (LPAR mode, ECKD DOSRES): After restore of IJSYSR1, z/VSE enters hardwait FFD. Do continue automatic installation, manually IPL DOSRES device (w/o clear).


Service Recommendations

9 18/04/20 PROBLEM: (DY47767) HARDWAIT AFTER STANDALONE DUMP ON DOSRES USERS AFFECTED: ALL D/T2965 D/T3906 RECOMMENDATION: INSTALL UD54302 ON VOLID 1000 (R62C ) 8 18/03/06 PROBLEM: (DY47761) HARDWAIT AFTER STANDALONE DUMP ON DOSRES USERS AFFECTED: ALL D/T2965 D/T3906 RECOMMENDATION: INSTALL UD54291 ON VOLID 1000 (R61C ) 7 18/03/06 PROBLEM: (DY47760) HARDWAIT AFTER STANDALONE DUMP ON DOSRES USERS AFFECTED: ALL D/T2965 D/T3906 RECOMMENDATION: INSTALL UD54287 ON VOLID 1000 (R52C ) 6 18/01/30 PROBLEM: (DY47654) IPL ENHANCEMENT FOR D/T3906 IBM Z14 USERS AFFECTED: ALL USERS OF D/T3906 IBM Z14 RECOMMENDATION: INSTALL UD54170 ON VOLID 1000 (R51C ) 5 18/01/30 PROBLEM: (DY47722) REIPL ENHANCEMENT USERS AFFECTED: Z/VSE RUNNING IN AN LPAR IMAGE ON Z14 D/T3906 AND ECKD SYSTEM DISK (DOSRES). RECOMMENDATION: INSTALL UD54239 ON VOLID 1000 (R52C ) INSTALL UD54240 ON VOLID 1000 (R52J ) 4. 17/08/31 PROBLEM: (PI62275) HLASM SUPPORT FOR IBM Z14 INSTRUCTIONS USERS AFFECTED: All users of HLASM for z/OS, z/VM and z/VSE. RECOMMENDATION: INSTALL UI48833 ON VOLID 1000 (R689 ) 3 17/08/30 PROBLEM: (PI46151) NEW FUNCTION- ICKDSF STAND ALONE VERSION Z/ARCHITECTURE SUPPORT USERS AFFECTED: USER'S OF THE STAND-ALONE VERSION OF ICKDSF. RECOMMENDATION: INSTALL UI38555 ON VOLID 1000 (R1NM ) 2 17/07/19 PROBLEM: (DY47686) NEW FUNCTION USERS AFFECTED: IOCP USERS REQUIRING SUPPORT FOR THE D/T3906 IBM Z14, FOR THE D/T2965 IBM Z13S, AND FOR THE D/T2964 IBM Z13. RECOMMENDATION: INSTALL UD54244 ON VOLID 1000 (R52C ) 1 17/07/19 PROBLEM: (DY47687) NEW FUNCTION USERS AFFECTED: IOCP USERS REQUIRING SUPPORT FOR THE D/T3906 IBM Z14, FOR THE D/T2965 IBM Z13S, AND FOR THE D/T2964 IBM Z13. RECOMMENDATION: INSTALL UD54245 ON VOLID 1000 (R61C )


Optional Product Levels

THIS SECTION CONTAINS PRODUCT AND SERVICE LEVELS THAT ARE NEEDED TO SUPPORT PRODUCTS THAT PROVIDE OPTIONAL SUPPORT FOR THIS DEVICE. 1. YY/MM/DD NO ENTRIES


Informational / Documentation


PTF / APAR Reference Lists

PTF Include List
PTF Exclude List
PE APAR List


End of Upgrade 3906DEVICE , Subset 3906/ZVSE , as of 2018/10/11.



Document information

More support for: z/OS family

Modified date: 20 April 2018