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IV56655: CHVG -G THROWS PV MISSING, QUORUM LOST ERRORS IN ERRPT APPLIES TO AIX 6100-08

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APAR status

  • Closed as program error.

Error description

  • When chvg -G is run on a concurrent volume group,
    it throws the below error entries in errlog.
    
    IDENTIFIER TIMESTAMP  T C RESOURCE_NAME  DESCRIPTION
    CAD234BE 0220223414 U H LVDD QUORUM LOST, VOLUME GROUP
    CLOSING
    F7DDA124 0220223414 U H LVDD PHYSICAL VOLUME DECLARED
    MISSING
    

Local fix

Problem summary

  • ****************************************************************
    * USERS AFFECTED:
    * Systems running the 6100-08 Technology Level with
    * bos.rte.lvm at or between 6.1.8.0 and 6.1.8.18
    ****************************************************************
    * PROBLEM DESCRIPTION:
    * fcstat from an npiv client always displays seconds since
    * last
    * reset to be 0.
    ****************************************************************
    * RECOMMENDATION:
    * Install APAR IV56655.
    ****************************************************************
    

Problem conclusion

  • Correct chvg -G code to not try to clear the 'varyon state' of
    the VG, since it's not actually during chvg -G anyways.
    This avoids writing the metadata with the disk/driver in
    mismatched state, and avoids any errors.
    

Temporary fix

Comments

  • 6100-08 - use AIX APAR IV56655
    6100-09 - use AIX APAR IV59150
    6100-09 - use AIX APAR IV59150
    7100-02 - use AIX APAR IV63071
    7100-03 - use AIX APAR IV59159
    7100-04 - use AIX APAR IV59702
    

APAR Information

  • APAR number

    IV56655

  • Reported component name

    AIX 610 STD EDI

  • Reported component ID

    5765G6200

  • Reported release

    610

  • Status

    CLOSED PER

  • PE

    YesPE

  • HIPER

    NoHIPER

  • Submitted date

    2014-03-13

  • Closed date

    2014-04-01

  • 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:

    IV59150 IV59159 IV59702 IV63071 010PC2Ÿ

Fix information

  • Fixed component name

    AIX 610 STD EDI

  • Fixed component ID

    5765G6200

Applicable component levels

  • R610 PSY U867316

       UP15/01/18 I 1000

PTF to Fileset Mapping



Document information

More support for: AIX Standard Edition

Software version: 610

Operating system(s): AIX

Reference #: IV56655

Modified date: 10 May 2016