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IV63902: AIXPERT -C CAN KILL INETD AND TFTPD APPLIES TO AIX 7100-03

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APAR status

  • Closed as program error.

Error description

  • Running 'aixpert -c' can shutdown/restart the inetd
    daemon, as well as any other daemon controlled by inetd,
    such as tftpd.
    This is known to happen when the ntwkopts aixpert script
    is used in rules that are applied.
    

Local fix

Problem summary

  • When running aixpert -c, the inetd or tftpd will be shutdown
    and restarted if the ntwkopts script is run from aixpert.
    

Problem conclusion

  • Modify the script so that when the no command is used it does
    not modify any of the tunables.
    

Temporary fix

Comments

  • 6100-08 - use AIX APAR IV70124
    6100-09 - use AIX APAR IV63923
    7100-02 - use AIX APAR IV63151
    7100-03 - use AIX APAR IV63902
    

APAR Information

  • APAR number

    IV63902

  • Reported component name

    AIX V7.1

  • Reported component ID

    5765H4000

  • Reported release

    710

  • Status

    CLOSED PER

  • PE

    NoPE

  • HIPER

    NoHIPER

  • Submitted date

    2014-08-22

  • Closed date

    2014-08-22

  • Last modified date

    2015-09-30

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

    IV63151

  • 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 U865847

       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 #: IV63902

Modified date: 30 September 2015