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IV65025: READVGDA -B 4096 FILENAME RETURNS READVGDA: ILLEGAL OPTION -- B APPLIES TO AIX 7100-03

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APAR status

  • Closed as program error.

Error description

  • With 4k block size disks, readvgda -b 4096 filename
    returns
    readvgda: illegal option -- b
    
    Usage: readvgda [-hqldps | -t | -m <lv> [-c#] | -v# | -b
    <blocksize>] <file|disk>
    
            -b      blocksize, block size of the disk if
    using a file. The default is 512.
    

Local fix

Problem summary

  • readvgda -b on a file fails as shown above because the command
    does not recognize the new -b option.
    

Problem conclusion

  • Modify readvgda to recognize -b option on command line.
    

Temporary fix

Comments

  • 6100-09 - use AIX APAR IV65203
    7100-03 - use AIX APAR IV65025
    

APAR Information

  • APAR number

    IV65025

  • Reported component name

    AIX V7.1

  • Reported component ID

    5765H4000

  • Reported release

    710

  • Status

    CLOSED PER

  • PE

    NoPE

  • HIPER

    NoHIPER

  • Submitted date

    2014-09-18

  • Closed date

    2014-09-22

  • Last modified date

    2015-05-22

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

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

    IV65203 IV65357

Fix information

  • Fixed component name

    AIX V7.1

  • Fixed component ID

    5765H4000

Applicable component levels

  • R710 PSY U865854

       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 #: IV65025

Modified date: 22 May 2015