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IV63172: INSTALLING AN EFIX WITH LINKS IN A CHROOTED ENVIRONMENT FAILS APPLIES TO AIX 7100-02

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APAR status

  • Closed as program error.

Error description

  • Installing an ifix using emgr that can be called from
    alt_rootvg_op or nimadm etc in a chrooted environment
    can fail with:
    3001-026 The file <file_shipped_with_links> has the wrong
    number of links.
    emgr: 0645-007 ATTENTION: tcb_update() returned an
    unexpected result.
    emgr: 0645-128 Error processing TCB data.
    emgr: 0645-053 Error installing efix file number 2.
    emgr: 0645-033 Error installing efix package.
    

Local fix

Problem summary

  • Installing an ifix using emgr that can be called from
    alt_rootvg_op or nimadm etc in a chrooted environment
    can fail with:
    3001-026 The file <file_shipped_with_links> has the wrong
    number of links.
    

Problem conclusion

  • Removed chroot location from links.
    

Temporary fix

Comments

  • 6100-08 - use AIX APAR IV63171
    6100-09 - use AIX APAR IV62283
    6100-09 - use AIX APAR IV62283
    7100-02 - use AIX APAR IV63172
    7100-03 - use AIX APAR IV63174
    

APAR Information

  • APAR number

    IV63172

  • Reported component name

    AIX V7.1

  • Reported component ID

    5765H4000

  • Reported release

    710

  • Status

    CLOSED PER

  • PE

    NoPE

  • HIPER

    NoHIPER

  • Submitted date

    2014-08-04

  • Closed date

    2014-08-04

  • Last modified date

    2016-05-11

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

    IV62283

  • 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 U865312

       UP15/01/19 I 1000

PTF to Fileset Mapping



Document information

More support for: AIX Enterprise Edition

Software version: 710

Operating system(s): AIX

Reference #: IV63172

Modified date: 11 May 2016