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IV69560: KBD/MOUSE ON USB3.0 ARE INOPERATIVE AT BOSMENUS DURIN TAPEBOOT. APPLIES TO AIX 7100-03

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APAR status

  • Closed as program error.

Error description

  • Keyboard and mouse attached to a USB3.0 on a P8 system
    become inoperative during BosMenus stage in tapeboot or
    DVD boot while booting from mksysb tapes or DVD.
    

Local fix

  • unplug/replug keyboard and mouse.
    

Problem summary

  • Keyboard and mouse attached to a USB3.0 on a P8 system become
    inoperative during BosMenus stage in tapeboot or
    DVD boot while booting from mksysb tapes or DVD.
    

Problem conclusion

  • Control ring is not getting cleared properly and keyboard close
    and keyboard open are happening in parallel which lead to this
    issue.
    

Temporary fix

Comments

APAR Information

  • APAR number

    IV69560

  • Reported component name

    AIX V7.1

  • Reported component ID

    5765H4000

  • Reported release

    710

  • Status

    CLOSED PER

  • PE

    NoPE

  • HIPER

    NoHIPER

  • Submitted date

    2015-02-17

  • Closed date

    2015-03-23

  • Last modified date

    2015-09-30

Fix information

  • Fixed component name

    AIX V7.1

  • Fixed component ID

    5765H4000

Applicable component levels

  • R710 PSY U865706

       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 #: IV69560

Modified date: 30 September 2015