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IV64726: USER COMMANDS NOT USING INDEX FILES, SUCH AS /ETC/PASSWD.NM.IDX APPLIES TO AIX 7100-03

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APAR status

  • Closed as program error.

Error description

  • user commands are not using index files, such as
    /etc/passwd.nm.idx
    /etc/passwd.id.idx, /etc/security/user.idx
    

Local fix

Problem summary

  • ****************************************************************
    * USERS AFFECTED:
    * Systems running the 7100-03 Technology Level with either
    * bos.rte.libc     below 7.1.3.45 or
    * bos.rte.security below 7.1.3.46
    ****************************************************************
    * PROBLEM DESCRIPTION:
    * user commands are not using index files, such as
    * /etc/passwd.nm.idx
    * /etc/passwd.id.idx, /etc/security/user.idx
    ****************************************************************
    * RECOMMENDATION:
    * Install APAR IV64726.
    ****************************************************************
    

Problem conclusion

  • Changes were made to the local load module to access the
    index files while performing local security file searches.
    

Temporary fix

Comments

  • 6100-08 - use AIX APAR IV70014
    6100-09 - use AIX APAR IV64555
    6100-09 - use AIX APAR IV64555
    7100-02 - use AIX APAR IV70263
    7100-03 - use AIX APAR IV64726
    

APAR Information

  • APAR number

    IV64726

  • Reported component name

    AIX V7.1

  • Reported component ID

    5765H4000

  • Reported release

    710

  • Status

    CLOSED PER

  • PE

    YesPE

  • HIPER

    NoHIPER

  • Submitted date

    2014-09-09

  • Closed date

    2014-09-09

  • Last modified date

    2015-09-30

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

    IV64555

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

    U869598

Fix information

  • Fixed component name

    AIX V7.1

  • Fixed component ID

    5765H4000

Applicable component levels

  • R710 PSY U869598

       UP15/05/20 I 1000



Document information

More support for: AIX Enterprise Edition

Software version: 710

Operating system(s): AIX

Reference #: IV64726

Modified date: 30 September 2015