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MF65320 - LIC-SRCB6005121-UNPRED Partition crash with PEX or PowerVP r

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Abstract

LIC-SRCB6005121-UNPRED Partition crash with PEX or PowerVP r


Pre/Co-Requisite PTF / Fix List

REQ  LICENSED           PTF/FIX  LEVEL

TYPE PROGRAM  RELEASE   NUMBER   MIN/MAX  OPTION
---- -------- --------- -------  -------  ------
PRE  5770999  V7R3M0    MF65234   00/00    0000
PRE  5770999  V7R3M0    MF64430   00/00    0000
PRE  5770999  V7R3M0    MF64597   00/00    0000
PRE  5770999  V7R3M0    MF64551   00/00    0000



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APAR Error Description / Circumvention

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A partition running Performance Explorer (PEX) or PowerVP
Virtualization Performance may crash with an SRC such as
SRC6005121, SRCB6000334, or SRCB6000336, a job hang, a job loop,
or other unpredictable behavior.

CORRECTION FOR APAR MA47273 :
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LIC code for interrupt handling is changed to avoid the
unexpected behavior.

CIRCUMVENTION FOR APAR MA47273 :
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None.


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THIS IS A DELAYED PTF TO BE APPLIED AT IPL TIME.



Supersedes

PTF/FIX NO(S).  APAR TITLE LINE
--------------  ------------------------------------------------------------
   MF64997      LIC Spectre and Meltdown speculation barrier functions
   MF64984      LIC MITIGATE SPECTRE AND MELTDOWN VULNERABILITIES
   MF64695      LIC MITIGATE SPECTRE AND MELTDOWN VULNERABILITIES
   MF64600      LIC MITIGATE SPECTRE AND MELTDOWN VULNERABILITIES
   MF64568      LIC MITIGATE SPECTRE AND MELTDOWN VULNERABILITIES

Summary Information

System.............................. i
Models..............................
Release............................. V7R3M0
Licensed Program............... 5770999
APAR Fixed.......................... View details for APAR MA47273
Superseded by:......................
Recompile........................... N
Library............................. QSYS
MRI Feature ........................ NONE
Cum Level........................... C9116730


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Document information

More support for: i family

Software version: V7R3M0

Operating system(s): OS/400

Reference #: MF65320

Modified date: 13 September 2018