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IV66137: DBX TAKES DAYS TO PROCESS SYMBOLS FOR HUGE BINARY FILE APPLIES TO AIX 7100-03

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APAR status

  • Closed as program error.

Error description

  • While processing a core dump from a huge binary file
    of size 5 Gb, the dbx takes days to process the symbols
    and could not return the dbx prompt
    

Local fix

Problem summary

  • DBX TAKES DAYS TO PROCESS SYMBOLS FOR HUGE BINARY FILE
    

Problem conclusion

  • Ensure the string table is not skipped.
    

Temporary fix

Comments

  • 6100-08 - use AIX APAR IV70047
    6100-09 - use AIX APAR IV66177
    7100-02 - use AIX APAR IV70290
    7100-03 - use AIX APAR IV66137
    

APAR Information

  • APAR number

    IV66137

  • Reported component name

    AIX V7.1

  • Reported component ID

    5765H4000

  • Reported release

    710

  • Status

    CLOSED PER

  • PE

    NoPE

  • HIPER

    NoHIPER

  • Submitted date

    2014-10-20

  • Closed date

    2014-10-20

  • Last modified date

    2015-09-30

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

    IV65952

  • 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 U865737

       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 #: IV66137

Modified date: 30 September 2015