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IV56311: FASTLO RETAINS STALE CONNECTIONS AFTER RG MIGRATION IN POWERHA APPLIES TO AIX 6100-09

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APAR status

  • Closed as program error.

Error description

  • In a PowerHA cluster after RG migration which includes
    NFS
    cross mount directory, several nodes of cluster can't
    access NFS directory.
    The mount point isn't reflected in ls command output.
    It gives the error,
    
    # ls -la /
    /nfsmnt not found
    
    This happens when tcp_fastlo network option is enabled
    

Local fix

  • Disable tcp_fastlo network option
    

Problem summary

  • Start tcp communication between two IP's in a machine with
    enabling tcp_fastlo. Now the communication will still happen
    even after removing the IP or routes to the destination.
    

Problem conclusion

  • Send data to destination IP only when the route & the interface
    status of the destination is UP. If no route found, then fastlo
    will check for alternate route to send the data otherwise
    fastlo will log an error trace message.
    

Temporary fix

Comments

  • 6100-09 - use AIX APAR IV56311
    6100-09 - use AIX APAR IV56311
    6100-09 - use AIX APAR IV56311
    7100-03 - use AIX APAR IV56402
    7100-04 - use AIX APAR IV56337
    

APAR Information

  • APAR number

    IV56311

  • Reported component name

    AIX 610 STD EDI

  • Reported component ID

    5765G6200

  • Reported release

    610

  • Status

    CLOSED PER

  • PE

    NoPE

  • HIPER

    NoHIPER

  • Submitted date

    2014-03-06

  • Closed date

    2014-03-06

  • Last modified date

    2016-05-10

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

    IV50504

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

Fix information

  • Fixed component name

    AIX 610 STD EDI

  • Fixed component ID

    5765G6200

Applicable component levels

  • R610 PSY U866317

       UP14/05/21 I 1000



Document information

More support for: AIX Standard Edition

Software version: 610

Operating system(s): AIX

Reference #: IV56311

Modified date: 10 May 2016