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IV51238: MIGRATION OF AIX 6.1.7 TO AIX 7.1.2 BREAKS X11.FNT.UCS.TTF APPLIES TO AIX 7100-03

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APAR status

  • Closed as program error.

Error description

  • After migration of AIX 6.1.7 to AIX 7.1.2 the fileset
    X11.fnt.ucs.ttf is BROKEN.
    
    Install Log
    ===========
    
    System Installation Time: 18 minutes
    Tasks Complete: 79%
    
    installp: APPLYING software for: X11.fnt.ucs.ttf.7.1.2.0
    
    grep: can't open /usr/lpp/X11/lib/X11/fonts/TrueType/
          complete/fonts.alias
    
    Failure occurred during pre_rm.
    Failure occurred duting rminstal.
    
    lppchk: The following filesets need to be installed or
    corrected to bring the system to a consistent state:
    
    X11.fnt.ucs.ttf 6.1.7.15 (BROKEN)
    

Local fix

  • Client successfully used circumvention to recover:
    remove fileset X11.fnt.ucs.ttf 6.1.7.x first and
    then install manually X11.fnt.ucs.ttf 7.1.x
    

Problem summary

  • Failure occurred during pre_rm.
    Failure occurred duting rminstal.
    

Problem conclusion

  • Put conditional check in the code to test the existense of file
    before grepping for it.
    

Temporary fix

Comments

  • 7100-03 - use AIX APAR IV51238
    7100-04 - use AIX APAR IV56104
    

APAR Information

  • APAR number

    IV51238

  • Reported component name

    AIX V7.1

  • Reported component ID

    5765H4000

  • Reported release

    710

  • Status

    CLOSED PER

  • PE

    NoPE

  • HIPER

    NoHIPER

  • Submitted date

    2013-10-24

  • Closed date

    2014-02-26

  • Last modified date

    2016-05-10

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

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

    IV56104

Fix information

  • Fixed component name

    AIX V7.1

  • Fixed component ID

    5765H4000

Applicable component levels

  • R710 PSY U860311

       UP14/05/22 I 1000

PTF to Fileset Mapping



Document information

More support for: AIX Enterprise Edition

Software version: 710

Operating system(s): AIX

Reference #: IV51238

Modified date: 10 May 2016