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IV68299: RESTWPAR OF VWPAR IS CREATED IN ROOTVG APPLIES TO AIX 7100-03

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APAR status

  • Closed as program error.

Error description

  • When restoring a backup of a VWPAR that resided in a
    non-root volume group, the WPAR is created in rootvg,
    even
    though the image.data file in the backup indicates the
    desired volume group.
    

Local fix

  • Specify an alternate default volume group using the -M
    flag of the restvg command.  For example:
    # restwpar -f backup_location -M "-g wparvg" -n wpar_name
    

Problem summary

  • When restoring a backup of a VWPAR that resided in a
    non-root volume group, the WPAR is created in rootvg,
    even though the image.data file in the backup indicates the
    desired volume group.
    

Problem conclusion

  • Added flag in restwpar to call mkwpar with ignore_lvs=no by
    default.
    

Temporary fix

Comments

  • 7100-02 - use AIX APAR IV70303
    7100-03 - use AIX APAR IV68299
    

APAR Information

  • APAR number

    IV68299

  • Reported component name

    AIX V7.1

  • Reported component ID

    5765H4000

  • Reported release

    710

  • Status

    CLOSED PER

  • PE

    NoPE

  • HIPER

    NoHIPER

  • Submitted date

    2015-01-06

  • Closed date

    2015-01-29

  • Last modified date

    2015-09-30

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

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

    IV69122 IV70303

Fix information

  • Fixed component name

    AIX V7.1

  • Fixed component ID

    5765H4000

Applicable component levels

  • R710 PSY U865688

       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 #: IV68299

Modified date: 30 September 2015