IC63135: INSTALLATION TSM 6.1 REPORTING AND MONITORING FEATURE MAY FAIL IF AIO IS NOT AVAILABLE

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APAR status

  • Closed as program error.

Error description

  • The 6.1 Tivoli Storage Manager reporting and monitoring feature
    on AIX requires Asynchronous I/O to function properly.  If
    Asynchronous I/O is not available, an install attempt can fail.
    
    db2setup.log
    May contain the following text:
    ERROR: An error occurred while enabling Asynchronous I/O.
    DB2 requires Asynchronous I/O to be enabled to function
    properly.
    Initial Impact: Medium
    
    ADDITIONAL KEYWORDS:
    cfgaio aio.ext zz61 zzrm61
    

Local fix

  • Enable Asynchronous I/O manually using "smit aio" and then run
    the installer (install.bin) again.
    

Problem summary

  • ****************************************************************
    * USERS AFFECTED: All users running Tivoli Storage Manager     *
    *                 for Reporting and Monitoring 6.1, on         *
    *                 AIX 5.3.                                     *
    ****************************************************************
    * PROBLEM DESCRIPTION: See APAR description                    *
    ****************************************************************
    * RECOMMENDATION: Install 6.1.3                                *
    ****************************************************************
    The DB2 9.1 failed to install because  Asynchronous I/O is not
    installed (aio.ext)  This fix will display a message to
    notifiy the user of the missing software, early in the install
    instead of after Db2 is partially installed.
    

Problem conclusion

  • his problem is currently projected to be fixed in level 6.1.3.
    Note that this is subject to change at the discretion of IBM.
    Affected platforms: AIX, Linux, and Windows
    

Temporary fix

Comments

APAR Information

  • APAR number

    IC63135

  • Reported component name

    TSM SERVER

  • Reported component ID

    5698ISMSV

  • Reported release

    61A

  • Status

    CLOSED PER

  • PE

    NoPE

  • HIPER

    NoHIPER

  • Special Attention

    NoSpecatt

  • Submitted date

    2009-09-10

  • Closed date

    2009-10-19

  • Last modified date

    2009-10-19

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Fix information

  • Fixed component name

    TSM SERVER

  • Fixed component ID

    5698ISMSV

Applicable component levels

  • R61A PSY

       UP

  • R61H PSY

       UP

  • R61L PSY

       UP



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More support for:

Tivoli Storage Manager

Software version:

61A

Reference #:

IC63135

Modified date:

2009-10-19

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