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IV68908: SAVEVG SNAPSHOT MKDIR ERROR IN /ADMIN SPACE APPLIES TO AIX 7100-03

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APAR status

  • Closed as program error.

Error description

  • Creating a savevg errors with the following:
    0042-001 nim: processing error encountered on "master":
    0042-001 m_mksavevg: processing error encountered on "marsp20":
    mkdir: cannot access directory /admin/mksysb.6881486/usr.
    /admin/mksysb.6881486/usr: No such file or directory
    mount: /dev/fslv00 on /admin/mksysb.6881486/usr/IBM: No such
    file or directory
    
    find: bad starting directory
    find: bad starting directory
    

Local fix

Problem summary

  • Creating a savevg errors with the following:
    0042-001 nim: processing error encountered on "master":
    0042-001 m_mksavevg: processing error encountered on "marsp20":
    mkdir: cannot access directory /admin/mksysb.6881486/usr.
    /admin/mksysb.6881486/usr: No such file or directory
    mount: /dev/fslv00 on /admin/mksysb.6881486/usr/IBM: No such
    file or directory
    
    find: bad starting directory
    find: bad starting directory
    

Problem conclusion

  • The solution is to let the mkdir command create the full path.
    

Temporary fix

Comments

  • 6100-09 - use AIX APAR IV68956
    7100-03 - use AIX APAR IV68908
    

APAR Information

  • APAR number

    IV68908

  • Reported component name

    AIX V7.1

  • Reported component ID

    5765H4000

  • Reported release

    710

  • Status

    CLOSED PER

  • PE

    NoPE

  • HIPER

    NoHIPER

  • Submitted date

    2015-01-23

  • Closed date

    2015-01-23

  • 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:

    IV68956 IV68963

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 #: IV68908

Modified date: 22 May 2015