4.2.1 Fix Pack 2 (February 2011) for Tivoli Storage Productivity Center

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Abstract

This fix pack (4.2.1.163) has APAR and defect fixes for IBM Tivoli Storage Productivity Center version 4.2.1. It supersedes 4.2.1 FP1 (4.2.1.155).

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* A change introduced by this modification release might
* negatively affect existing product function.
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* Please refer to APARs IC75620 and IC78867 for a description
* of the problem and corrective action.
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* Evaluate these APARs for the potential impact in your environment.
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This fix pack will show up as Tivoli Storage Productivity Center 4.2.1.163 and Tivoli Storage Productivity Center for Replication 4.2.1.2. Both versions are part of 4.2.1 fix pack 2.


The following APARs are addressed with this fix pack. An updated APAR Fix List with detailed descriptions is available.

IC71793 IC72426 IC72433 IC72648 IC72754 IC72774 IC72838 IC72867 IC72984 IC73497 IC73667 IC73721 IC74204

What's New?
The following items are supported starting with IBM Tivoli Storage Productivity Center v4.2.1 fix pack 2 (version 4.2.1.163).

  • XIV 10.2.4 with enhanced performance metrics (See section 1.4 in the flash.)
  • DS8700 R5.1.6 (also referred to as R5.1.5++)
  • EMC SMI-S 4.2 / Solutions Enabler 7.2
  • Hitachi Device Manager v7.0
  • Storage Resource Agent on VIOS
  • TPC-R - Added the persistent bit as an option for the user on the GUI session properties and the CLI chsess command. You will be able to specify the FC pairs be persistent through the GUI or CLI and TPC-R will make it persistent as long as the hardware has a level of code with the fix.
    Affected sessions:
    • MM w/ Practice - DS8000 4.2 and above
    • GM w/ Practice - DS8000 4.2 and above

The 4.2.x supported products pages will reflect these updates.

Additionally, DB2 9.7 fix pack 3a is now supported if a hotfix for DB2 APAR JR38647 is applied. See the 4.2.x supported platforms page for details.

Note:
Some users have encountered problems downloading fix pack files in the past. Some larger images may not download successfully through your web browser due to their size. Use an FTP client, rather than a web browser, to download files if you encounter this. The non-licensed fix pack files can be found in the following location.

public.dhe.ibm.com
/software/tivoli/products/TPC/fixes/V4.2.1/4.2.1-TIV-TPC-FP0002/

Prerequisites

This is a full version of IBM Tivoli Storage Productivity Center and IBM Tivoli Storage Productivity Center for Replication and can be applied as an upgrade to any IBM Tivoli Storage Productivity Center 4.1.0.x, 4.1.1.x or 4.2.0.x system. See Chapter 4 in the IBM Tivoli Storage Productivity Center and IBM Tivoli Storage Productivity Center for Replication Installation and Configuration Guide for information about upgrading from a 3.3.x system.

Installation Instructions

All fix packs are installed using the IBM Tivoli Storage Productivity Center upgrade procedure. Please review the IBM Tivoli Storage Productivity Center and IBM Tivoli Storage Productivity Center Flash for Version 4.2.1 prior to applying this fix pack. It contains last-minute information and changes that could not be included in the final product documentation.

URL LANGUAGE SIZE(Bytes)
README English 24716
Flash for Version 4.2.1 Language Independent 111111
MD5 Checksum English 1055

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Download RELEASE DATE LANGUAGE SIZE(Bytes) Download Options
AIX - disk1 part1 (Server) 2/25/2011 Language Independent 981719040 FTP
AIX - disk1 part2 (Server) 2/25/2011 Language Independent 1223915520 FTP
AIX - disk1 part3 (Server) 2/25/2011 Language Independent 691343360 FTP
AIX - disk1 part4 (Server) 2/25/2011 Language Independent 283955200 FTP
Linux - disk1 part1 (Server) 2/25/2011 Language Independent 911073280 FTP
Linux - disk1 part2 (Server) 2/25/2011 Language Independent 1202933760 FTP
Linux - disk1 part3 (Server) 2/25/2011 Language Independent 638095360 FTP
Linux - disk1 part4 (Server) 2/25/2011 Language Independent 270141440 FTP
Windows - disk1 part1 (Server) 2/25/2011 Language Independent 823406953 FTP
Windows - disk1 part2 (Server) 2/25/2011 Language Independent 1195820634 FTP
Windows - disk1 part3 (Server) 2/25/2011 Language Independent 628103205 FTP
Windows - disk1 part4 (Server) 2/25/2011 Language Independent 144105108 FTP
Unix - SRA (Agent) 2/25/2011 Language Independent 134809600 FTP
Windows SRA (Agent) 2/25/2011 Language Independent 103247806 FTP
Shopz - TPC for Replication 2/25/2011 Language Independent 11111 HTTPS

Cross Reference information
Segment Product Component Platform Version Edition
Storage Management Tivoli Storage Productivity Center Basic Edition Windows, Solaris, AIX, HP-UX, Linux 4.2, 4.2.1
Storage Management Tivoli Storage Productivity Center for Replication AIX, Linux, Windows, z/OS 4.2, 4.2.1

Problems (APARS) fixed
IC71793 IC72426 IC72433 IC72648 IC72754 IC72774 IC72838 IC72867 IC72984 IC73497 IC73667 IC73721 IC74204, IC61151 IC62234 IC65524 IC65556 IC65673 IC66097 IC66164 IC66173 IC66384 IC66389 IC66457 IC66661 IC66670 IC66778 IC66824 IC67268 IC67273 IC67275 IC67312 IC67401 IC67453 IC67455 IC67470 IC67550 IC67742 IC67816 IC67934 IC68023 IC68027 IC68127 IC68154 IC68190 IC68311 IC68457 IC68493 IC68617 IC68654 IC68727 IC68837 IC68887 IC68929 IC69088 IC69098 IC69104 IC69207 IC69246 IC69247 IC69303 IC69335 IC69426 IC69439 IC69469 IC69514 IC70114 IC70115 IC70323 IC70325 IC70460 IC70486 IC70532 IC70618 IC70623 IC70672 IC70788 IC70882 IC70902 IC70907 IC71204 IC71441 IC71643 IC71691 IC71950 IC72069 IC72426 IC72442 IC72569 IC72590

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More support for:

Tivoli Storage Productivity Center Standard Edition

Software version:

4.2, 4.2.1

Operating system(s):

AIX, HP-UX, Linux, Solaris, Windows, z/OS

Reference #:

4029219

Modified date:

2011-04-07

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