JR43084: Information Server update installer checks temp space incorrectly on Unix platforms

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APAR status

  • Closed as fixed if next.

Error description

  • Information Server update installer reports temp directory disk
    space prerequisite check failure as below:
    
    SEVERE:
    com.ibm.is.install.engine.requirement.RequirementCheckingVistor
    FAILED: CDIPR2016I: Disk space requirement for /tmp is 2500 MB.
    This drive or partition has 2616 MB available.
    
    SEVERE:
    com.ibm.is.install.update.installer.ConsoleUpdateDriver
    Requirements Report
    ================================================================
    ===============
    
    
    PASS - Ensure the current platform is a supported platform.
    PASS - Ensure that the installation software is located in a
    valid directory.
    PASS - The environment variable IBM_JAVA_OPTIONS must not be
    set.
    PASS - The current user must have administrative rights.
    PASS - The system must be able to resolve the host name
    correctly.
    PASS - Ensure that the current user has umask set to 022.
    FAIL - The temp directory /tmp must have at least 2500 MB of
    disk space available.
       Details:
          WARNING: CDIPR2016I: Disk space requirement for /tmp is
    2500 MB. This drive or partition has 2616 MB available.
    
    PASS - Ensure that the system has enough disk space for the
    installation of the patch.
     .
     .
    
    But the result of 'df -k' is like below and disk area of /tmp is
    > 2500MB.
    # df -k
    Filesystem           1K-blocks      Used Available Use% Mounted
    on
    /dev/sdaX              1929580    849244    980736  47% /
    /dev/sdaY              3050060    208296   2684332   8% /tmp
    
    This is due to incorrect check in Information Server update
    installer for temp space on Unix platforms.
    

Local fix

Problem summary

  • Incorrect check for temp space on Unix platforms
    

Problem conclusion

Temporary fix

  • Increase temp space or use -force option to ignore this message.
    

Comments

APAR Information

  • APAR number

    JR43084

  • Reported component name

    WIS DATASTAGE

  • Reported component ID

    5724Q36DS

  • Reported release

    850

  • Status

    CLOSED FIN

  • PE

    NoPE

  • HIPER

    NoHIPER

  • Special Attention

    NoSpecatt

  • Submitted date

    2012-06-13

  • Closed date

    2012-12-06

  • Last modified date

    2013-01-14

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

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

Fix information

Applicable component levels

  • R910 PSY

       UP



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Document information


More support for:

InfoSphere DataStage

Software version:

8.5

Reference #:

JR43084

Modified date:

2013-01-14

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