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IV71645: DEVICES CONNECTED TO USB0 NOT USABLE ON CONSOLE LFT. APPLIES TO AIX 7100-03

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APAR status

  • Closed as program error.

Error description

  • A customer can have a situation were the usb
    keyboard and mouse will not work on the console
    attached to the server.
    

Local fix

  • N/A
    

Problem summary

  • ****************************************************************
    * USERS AFFECTED:
    * Systems running the 7100-03 Technology Level with
    * devices.common.IBM.usb.rte below 7.1.3.45
    ****************************************************************
    * PROBLEM DESCRIPTION:
    * A customer can have a situation were the usb
    * keyboard and mouse will not work on the console
    * attached to the server.
    ****************************************************************
    * RECOMMENDATION:
    * Install APAR IV71645.
    ****************************************************************
    

Problem conclusion

  • A tunable timetosettle has been provided where user has to set
    it by running chdev command on the usb0 device and then reboot
    the machine. The tunable value can range from 1 to 10.  For
    example to set this tunable to ten seconds run the following
    command chdev -l usb0 -a timetosettle=10 -P
    

Temporary fix

Comments

  • 6100-08 - use AIX APAR IV61373
    6100-09 - use AIX APAR IV71784
    7100-02 - use AIX APAR IV63265
    7100-03 - use AIX APAR IV71645
    

APAR Information

  • APAR number

    IV71645

  • Reported component name

    AIX V7.1

  • Reported component ID

    5765H4000

  • Reported release

    710

  • Status

    CLOSED PER

  • PE

    YesPE

  • HIPER

    NoHIPER

  • Submitted date

    2015-03-30

  • Closed date

    2015-03-30

  • Last modified date

    2016-05-11

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

    IV61373

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

    U869595

Fix information

  • Fixed component name

    AIX V7.1

  • Fixed component ID

    5765H4000

Applicable component levels

  • R710 PSY U869595

       UP15/05/20 I 1000



Document information

More support for: AIX Enterprise Edition

Software version: 710

Operating system(s): AIX

Reference #: IV71645

Modified date: 11 May 2016