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IV68730: EEH EVENTS FOLLOWED BY INACCESSIBLE PCI / CFFH ADAPTER APPLIES TO AIX 7100-03 15/06/01 PTF PECHANGE

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APAR status

  • Closed as program error.

Error description

  • ****************************************************************
    * USERS AFFECTED:
    * Systems running the 7100-03 Technology Level with
    * devices.chrp.pci.rte between and including the 7.1.3.0 and
    * 7.1.3.30 levels.
    ****************************************************************
    * PROBLEM DESCRIPTION:
    * In some configurations, EEH events may be reported which
    * may also result in failed EEH error recovery. If EEH
    recovery
    * fails, this may leave the adapter in an inaccessible state
    * until the PCI slot is powered off or power to the CEC /
    Blade
    * is removed.
    ****************************************************************
    * RECOMMENDATION:
    * Install APAR IV68730.
    * Prior to fix availability, an interim fix is available from
    * either
    * ftp://aix.software.ibm.com/aix/ifixes/iv68730/
    * https://aix.software.ibm.com/aix/ifixes/iv68730/
    ****************************************************************
    

Local fix

Problem summary

  • ****************************************************************
    * USERS AFFECTED:
    * Systems running the 7100-03 Technology Level with
    * devices.chrp.pci.rte below 7.1.3.45
    ****************************************************************
    * PROBLEM DESCRIPTION:
    * In some configurations, EEH events may be reported which
    * may also result in failed EEH error recovery. If EEH recovery
    * fails, this may leave the adapter in an inaccessible state
    * until the PCI slot is powered off or power to the CEC / Blade
    * is removed.
    ****************************************************************
    * RECOMMENDATION:
    * Install APAR IV68730.
    ****************************************************************
    

Problem conclusion

  • Fix exposure in pci_busdd
    

Temporary fix

  • *********
    * HIPER *
    *********
    

Comments

  • 6100-09 - use AIX APAR IV68712
    7100-03 - use AIX APAR IV68730
    

APAR Information

  • APAR number

    IV68730

  • Reported component name

    AIX V7.1

  • Reported component ID

    5765H4000

  • Reported release

    710

  • Status

    CLOSED PER

  • PE

    YesPE

  • HIPER

    YesHIPER

  • Submitted date

    2015-01-19

  • Closed date

    2015-01-19

  • Last modified date

    2015-06-01

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

    IV68712

  • 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 U862242

       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 #: IV68730

Modified date: 01 June 2015