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IV66248: DURING UPDATE OPERATION, EMGR CALLS BOSBOOT TO CREATE NEW IMAGE APPLIES TO AIX 7100-03

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APAR status

  • Closed as program error.

Error description

  • When removing an iFix during an install_all_updates
    operation,
    emgr calls bosboot to create a new boot image.
    
    The /var/adm/ras/emgr.log shows the following messages:
    
    Rebuilding boot image ...
    emgr: 0645-007 ATTENTION: /usr/sbin/bosboot returned an
    unexpected result.
    emgr: 0645-102 Error rebuilding boot image.
    emgr: 0645-101 Error during reboot processing.
    

Local fix

  • n/a
    

Problem summary

  • When removing an iFix during an install_all_updates
    operation,
    emgr calls bosboot to create a new boot image.
    
    The /var/adm/ras/emgr.log shows the following messages:
    
    Rebuilding boot image ...
    emgr: 0645-007 ATTENTION: /usr/sbin/bosboot returned an
    unexpected result.
    emgr: 0645-102 Error rebuilding boot image.
    emgr: 0645-101 Error during reboot processing.
    

Problem conclusion

  • Added flag to call emgr without rebuilding the boot image.
    

Temporary fix

Comments

  • 6100-08 - use AIX APAR IV70026
    6100-09 - use AIX APAR IV69111
    7100-02 - use AIX APAR IV70351
    7100-03 - use AIX APAR IV66248
    7100-03 - use AIX APAR IV66248
    

APAR Information

  • APAR number

    IV66248

  • Reported component name

    AIX V7.1

  • Reported component ID

    5765H4000

  • Reported release

    710

  • Status

    CLOSED PER

  • PE

    NoPE

  • HIPER

    NoHIPER

  • Submitted date

    2014-10-23

  • Closed date

    2015-01-30

  • Last modified date

    2015-09-30

Fix information

  • Fixed component name

    AIX V7.1

  • Fixed component ID

    5765H4000

Applicable component levels

  • R710 PSY U867639

       UP15/05/19 I 1000

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Document information

More support for: AIX Enterprise Edition

Software version: 710

Operating system(s): AIX

Reference #: IV66248

Modified date: 30 September 2015