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IV55897: MIGRATION TO AIX 7.1 MIGHT HAVE TCBCK ERRORS ON BACKSNAP FILE

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APAR status

  • Closed as fixed if next.

Error description

  • Migrating a TCB enabled system from 6100-08-01 to
    7100-01-02
    running the command
    # tcbck -n ALL
    3001-022 The file /usr/sbin/backsnap is the wrong file
    type.
    

Local fix

  • Remove the stanza from the /etc/security/sysck.cfg file.
    

Problem summary

  • backsnap command change, caused migration problem from 61 to
    71.  backsnap file type has changed from symbolic link to
    binary file in 61 releases and it is of type symbolic link in
    71 releases. This caused the migration issue.
    

Problem conclusion

Temporary fix

Comments

  • This APAR is being closed FIN. This means that a solution to
    this APAR is expected to be delivered from IBM in a release
    (if any) to be available within the next 24 months.
    

APAR Information

  • APAR number

    IV55897

  • Reported component name

    AIX V7.1

  • Reported component ID

    5765H4000

  • Reported release

    710

  • Status

    CLOSED FIN

  • PE

    NoPE

  • HIPER

    NoHIPER

  • Submitted date

    2014-02-25

  • Closed date

    2015-02-26

  • Last modified date

    2015-05-19

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

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

    IV70464 IV70478

Fix information

Applicable component levels

  • R710 PSY U865848

       UP15/05/19 I 1000

PTF to Fileset Mapping



Document information

More support for: AIX Enterprise Edition

Software version: 710

Operating system(s): AIX

Reference #: IV55897

Modified date: 19 May 2015