IC89248: "THIS WIZARD REQUIRES ROOT ACCESS" REPORTED DURING INSTANCE CREATION WITH A DOMAIN ACCOUNT

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APAR status

  • Closed as program error.

Error description

  • When creating a new server instance on Windows using the
    wizard with a domain user account that is a member of the
    Administrators, db2admns and db2users local groups, the
    instance creation will fail with the following pop-up error:
    "This wizard requires root access".
    The only option is to click OK to exit.
    Also, "root" is not a valid term on Windows when referring
    to user rights and permissions.
    Additional diagnostic:
    dsmicfgx.trc will report:
    Tue Nov 27 12:00:52 EST 2012 com.tivoli.dsm.ServerConfig.
       ServerDB.getRegistryKey(): Issing rxa function to get value
    Tue Nov 27 12:00:52 EST 2012 com.tivoli.dsm.
       ServerConfig.ServerDB.getRegistryKey(): exit, result:
       C:\Program Files\Tivoli\TSM\Server
    Tue Nov 27 12:00:52 EST 2012 com.tivoli.dsm.
       ServerConfig.ServerDB.setPlatform(): exit
    Tue Nov 27 12:11:12 EST 2012 com.tivoli.dsm.
       ServerConfig.ServerDB.Local constructor():
       isPriviledLogin returned false
    Versions Affected: Server 6.x on Windows
    Initial Impact: medium
    Additional Keywords: dc rxa win2k3 win2k8 win2k8r2
    

Local fix

  • Use an alternate method to create the instance such
    as the Administration Center, the manual steps or
    the Management Console.  Instructions in the
    Information Center.
    It is also possible to use the wizard with a local
    user account instead of a domain user account.
    

Problem summary

  • ****************************************************************
    * USERS AFFECTED: All Tivoli Storage Manager server users.     *
    ****************************************************************
    * PROBLEM DESCRIPTION: See error description.                  *
    ****************************************************************
    * RECOMMENDATION: Apply fixing level when available. This      *
    *                 problem is currently projected to be fixed   *
    *                 in level 6.3.4. Note that this is            *
    *                 subject to change at the discretion of IBM.  *
    ****************************************************************
    *
    

Problem conclusion

  • This problem was fixed.
    Affected platforms:  Windows.
    

Temporary fix

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APAR Information

  • APAR number

    IC89248

  • Reported component name

    TSM SERVER

  • Reported component ID

    5698ISMSV

  • Reported release

    63W

  • Status

    CLOSED PER

  • PE

    NoPE

  • HIPER

    NoHIPER

  • Special Attention

    NoSpecatt

  • Submitted date

    2012-12-21

  • Closed date

    2013-02-15

  • Last modified date

    2013-02-15

  • APAR is sysrouted FROM one or more of the following:

  • APAR is sysrouted TO one or more of the following:

Fix information

  • Fixed component name

    TSM SERVER

  • Fixed component ID

    5698ISMSV

Applicable component levels

  • R63W PSY

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More support for:

Tivoli Storage Manager

Software version:

63W

Reference #:

IC89248

Modified date:

2013-02-15

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