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Dsmserv server process may not start automatically after upgrading server.

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Tivoli Storage Server process, dsmserv may not start automatically after upgrading the server.


The rc.dsmserv definition in "/etc/inittab" file is automatically removed while running the server's upgrade process.

tsm1:2:once:/opt/tivoli/tsm/server/bin/rc.dsmserv -u tsminst1-i /home/tsminst1/tsminst1 -q >/dev/console 2>&1

Resolving the problem

Please save the original /etc/inittab file with another filename before upgrading tivoli storage server.

After upgrading tivoli storage server successfully, please overwrite the current inittab file with the saved inittab file.

Document information

More support for: Tivoli Storage Manager

Software version: 6.1, 6.2, 6.3

Operating system(s): Solaris

Reference #: 1627710

Modified date: 29 February 2016

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