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IV64166: RESTORE OF A FILE FAILS WITH OUT OF MEMORY AT THE END OF 1ST VOL APPLIES TO AIX 7100-02

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APAR status

  • Closed as program error.

Error description

  • Restore of a large file fails with :
    Out of memory, malloc() failed.
    Command used is:
    restore -xvqf /dev/rmt1
    Command failed after restoring 70Gb out of 80Gb, reached
    the end of
    tape.
    

Local fix

  • N/A
    

Problem summary

  • Restore of a large file from tape may fails with
    "Out of memory, malloc() failed" error message.
    

Problem conclusion

  • Code has been change to fix the condition due to which
    malloc faliure was happening.
    

Temporary fix

Comments

  • 6100-08 - use AIX APAR IV64385
    6100-09 - use AIX APAR IV63113
    7100-02 - use AIX APAR IV64166
    7100-03 - use AIX APAR IV63107
    

APAR Information

  • APAR number

    IV64166

  • Reported component name

    AIX V7.1

  • Reported component ID

    5765H4000

  • Reported release

    710

  • Status

    CLOSED PER

  • PE

    NoPE

  • HIPER

    NoHIPER

  • Submitted date

    2014-08-29

  • Closed date

    2014-08-29

  • Last modified date

    2016-05-11

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

    IV60126

  • 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 U865308

       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 #: IV64166

Modified date: 11 May 2016