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MF63355 - LIC-MEDIA-TAPE Ensure error logged when mount fails

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Abstract

LIC-MEDIA-TAPE Ensure error logged when mount fails


Pre/Co-Requisite PTF / Fix List

REQ  LICENSED           PTF/FIX  LEVEL

TYPE PROGRAM  RELEASE   NUMBER   MIN/MAX  OPTION
---- -------- --------- -------  -------  ------
CO   5770999  V7R3M0    MF63175   00/00    0000



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APAR Error Description / Circumvention

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If a tape library robot reports media in a drive, and the drive
reports an error, some cases may result in a failure mounting
the cartridge without logging a PAL.

CORRECTION FOR APAR MA46255 :
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Apply this fix to ensure a PAL is logged when the error is
reported when the drive is queried for media present during a
mount operation.

CIRCUMVENTION FOR APAR MA46255 :
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None.


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Supersedes

PTF/FIX NO(S).  APAR TITLE LINE
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   MF63177      LIC-MEDIA-TAPE-UNPRED Drive resource is disabled
   MF62472      LIC-MEDIA-TAPE-UNPRED RESOURCES FAIL FOR LARGE TAPE LIBRARY

Summary Information

System.............................. i
Models..............................
Release............................. V7R3M0
Licensed Program............... 5770999
APAR Fixed.......................... View details for APAR MA46255
Superseded by:...................... View fix details for PTF MF66253
Recompile........................... N
Library............................. QSYS
MRI Feature ........................ NONE
Cum Level........................... C7283730


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Document information

More support for: i family

Software version: V7R3M0

Operating system(s): OS/400

Reference #: MF63355

Modified date: 23 March 2017