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IV71865: DUPLICATE PRIMARY AND TPRIMARY DUMP DEVICES IN SWSERVAT ODM. APPLIES TO AIX 7100-03

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APAR status

  • Closed as program error.

Error description

  • Updating any systems to 7100_03_04_SP will result in
    duplicate entries in the ODM for the primary dump device.
    

Local fix

  • Every system that is updated would face manual ODM
    cleanup
    of the duplicated stanzas from SWservAT:
    SWservAt:
            attribute = "tprimary"
            deflt = "/dev/hd6"
            value = "/dev/hd6"
    
    SWservAt:
            attribute = "primary"
            deflt = "/dev/hd6"
            value = "/dev/hd6"
    

Problem summary

  • ****************************************************************
    * USERS AFFECTED:
    * Systems running the 7100-03 Technology Level with
    * bos.rte.serv_aid at 7.1.3.30
    ****************************************************************
    * PROBLEM DESCRIPTION:
    * Updating any systems to 7100_03_04_SP will result in
    * duplicate entries in the ODM for the primary dump device.
    ****************************************************************
    * RECOMMENDATION:
    * Install APAR IV71865.
    ****************************************************************
    

Problem conclusion

  • Proper processing  of SWservAt odm attributes to avoid
    duplicate entries
    

Temporary fix

Comments

  • 6100-09 - use AIX APAR IV71304
    7100-03 - use AIX APAR IV71865
    

APAR Information

  • APAR number

    IV71865

  • Reported component name

    AIX V7.1

  • Reported component ID

    5765H4000

  • Reported release

    710

  • Status

    CLOSED PER

  • PE

    YesPE

  • HIPER

    NoHIPER

  • Submitted date

    2015-04-06

  • Closed date

    2015-04-24

  • Last modified date

    2016-05-11

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

  • 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 U865855

       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 #: IV71865

Modified date: 11 May 2016