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IV55069: ERROR FROM SAVEVG WHEN XPG_SUS_ENV=ON: KSH: 0.00 : BAD NUMBER APPLIES TO AIX 7100-03

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APAR status

  • Closed as program error.

Error description

  • The following message is displayed when creating a savevg
    backup of a volume group with no JFS or JFS2 filesystems,
    and the XPG_SUS_ENV environment variable is set to ON.
    ksh: 0.00  : bad number
    

Local fix

  • Set the XPG_SUS_ENV environment variable to OFF before
    execution of the savevg command.
    
    Example:
    # export XPG_SUS_ENV=OFF
    # savevg -i -f /backups/myvg.savevg myvg
    

Problem summary

  • running savevg to create a backup of a volume group with no
    filesystems will lead to error "0.00 : bad number"
    

Problem conclusion

  • add a check to see if there are any filesystems if there are
    continue to process if no filesystems set the variable to zero
    

Temporary fix

Comments

  • 6100-09 - use AIX APAR IV55064
    6100-09 - use AIX APAR IV55064
    6100-09 - use AIX APAR IV55064
    7100-03 - use AIX APAR IV55069
    7100-04 - use AIX APAR IV55088
    

APAR Information

  • APAR number

    IV55069

  • Reported component name

    AIX V7.1

  • Reported component ID

    5765H4000

  • Reported release

    710

  • Status

    CLOSED PER

  • PE

    NoPE

  • HIPER

    NoHIPER

  • Submitted date

    2014-02-06

  • Closed date

    2014-02-06

  • Last modified date

    2016-05-10

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

    IV34861

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

Fix information

  • Fixed component name

    AIX V7.1

  • Fixed component ID

    5765H4000

Applicable component levels

  • R710 PSY U858992

       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 #: IV55069

Modified date: 10 May 2016