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MF62474 - LIC-MEDIA-TAPE LIBRARY RESOURCES FAIL IF INVENTORY CHANGES

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Abstract

LIC-MEDIA-TAPE LIBRARY RESOURCES FAIL IF INVENTORY CHANGES


Pre/Co-Requisite PTF / Fix List

REQ  LICENSED           PTF/FIX  LEVEL

TYPE PROGRAM  RELEASE   NUMBER   MIN/MAX  OPTION
---- -------- --------- -------  -------  ------
PRE  5770999  V7R3M0    MF60925   00/00    0000
CO   5770999  V7R3M0    MF62472   00/00    0000
CO   5770999  V7R3M0    MF61772   00/00    0000
CO   5770999  V7R3M0    MF61773   00/00    0000
CO   5770999  V7R3M0    MF61410   00/00    0000



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APAR Error Description / Circumvention

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When media is imported or exported for a tape library the
resources may go failed.

CORRECTION FOR APAR MA45832 :
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Apply this fix to allow media change events to occur while the
driver is moving media.  If 8 or more events occur during a
single move, the system will log an INFO error with a 9101 URC
and 0000009C secondary code.  If more than 12 occur during a
single system operation, the operation will fail.

CIRCUMVENTION FOR APAR MA45832 :
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None.


DESCRIPTION OF PROBLEM FIXED FOR APAR MA45849 :
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Removable media lifetime statistics M Bytes Read and Written
counts are incorrect for tape

CORRECTION FOR APAR MA45849 :
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Apply this fix to correct the logging of lifetime statistics for
tape to ensure that the M Bytes Read and Written counts are
being updated correctly.

CIRCUMVENTION FOR APAR MA45849 :
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None.


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Supersedes

PTF/FIX NO(S).  APAR TITLE LINE
--------------  ------------------------------------------------------------
   MF62415      LIC-MEDIA-TAPE Unload using GUI causes device failure
   MF62130      LIC-MEDIA-TAPE Exception during device identification
   MF62130      LIC-MEDIA-TAPE Missing Statistics after unload
   MF61612      LIC-MEDIA-TAPE Improve FFDC Data Collection
   MF61443      LIC-MEDIA-TAPE After drive upgrade partition IPL needed
   MF61329      LIC-MEDIA-TAPE ProtecTier LUN mask when attached multipath
   MF61389      LIC-MEDIA-TAPE Function Check when IOP is IPLed
   MF61202      LIC-MEDIA-TAPE Diagnostic Improvement
   MF61202      LIC-MEDIA-TAPE Multipath failover error
   MF60991      LIC-MEDIA-TAPE Improve multipath failover
   MF60991      IPL-SRCC6004065-WAIT LIC-MEDIA-TAPE-WAIT XPF INSTALL
   MF60991      LIC-MEDIA-TAPE Multipath Improvements

Summary Information

System.............................. i
Models..............................
Release............................. V7R3M0
Licensed Program............... 5770999
APAR Fixed.......................... View details for APAR MA45832
View details for APAR MA45849
Superseded by:...................... View fix details for PTF MF66243
Recompile........................... N
Library............................. QSYS
MRI Feature ........................ NONE
Cum Level........................... C7061730


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Document information

More support for: i family

Software version: V7R3M0

Operating system(s): OS/400

Reference #: MF62474

Modified date: 22 September 2016