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IV63990: PMCTL SHOWS INCOMPLETE PERFORMANCE PROFILING EVENTS. APPLIES TO AIX 7100-03 15/06/01 PTF PECHANGE

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APAR status

  • Closed as program error.

Error description

  • pmctl fail to print reservation mode:
    
    pmctl -E -f 10
    pmctl -s
    
    PMAPI counter reservation status
    ================================
            Counter reserved: yes
            Reservation mode:
            Size of PID list: 0
    
         Partition migration: no
    

Local fix

Problem summary

  • ****************************************************************
    * USERS AFFECTED:
    * Systems running the 7100-03 Technology Level with
    * bos.pmapi.pmsvcs below 7.1.3.45
    ****************************************************************
    * PROBLEM DESCRIPTION:
    * pmctl fail to print reservation mode:
    * pmctl -E -f 10
    * pmctl -s
    * PMAPI counter reservation status
    * ================================
    *         Counter reserved: yes
    *         Reservation mode:
    *         Size of PID list: 0
    *      Partition migration: no
    ****************************************************************
    * RECOMMENDATION:
    * Install APAR IV63990.
    ****************************************************************
    

Problem conclusion

  • set the reservation mode while enabling all kind of profiling
    

Temporary fix

Comments

  • 7100-03 - use AIX APAR IV63990
    

APAR Information

  • APAR number

    IV63990

  • Reported component name

    AIX V7.1

  • Reported component ID

    5765H4000

  • Reported release

    710

  • Status

    CLOSED PER

  • PE

    YesPE

  • HIPER

    NoHIPER

  • Submitted date

    2014-08-26

  • Closed date

    2014-09-05

  • Last modified date

    2015-06-01

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

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

    IV64718

Fix information

  • Fixed component name

    AIX V7.1

  • Fixed component ID

    5765H4000

Applicable component levels

  • R710 PSY U865702

       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 #: IV63990

Modified date: 01 June 2015