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IC68169: ERROR MESSAGE DURING DB2START ON ZLINUX

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APAR status

  • Closed as program error.

Error description

  • The following kind of shell error may appear during db2start on
    zLinux.
    
    $ db2start
    sh: /dev/: Is a directory
    04/19/2010 09:49:29     0   0   SQL1063N  DB2START processing
    was successful.
    SQL1063N  DB2START processing was successful.
    
    Note that the problem has been observed on zLinux at first, but
    the issue may not be limited to zLinux.
    

Local fix

  • The error can be ignored.
    

Problem summary

  • ****************************************************************
    * USERS AFFECTED:                                              *
    * DB2 server user.                                             *
    ****************************************************************
    * PROBLEM DESCRIPTION:                                         *
    * The following kind of shell error may appear during db2start *
    * on                                                           *
    * zLinux.                                                      *
    *                                                              *
    *                                                              *
    *                                                              *
    * $ db2start                                                   *
    *                                                              *
    * sh: /dev/: Is a directory                                    *
    *                                                              *
    * 04/19/2010 09:49:29    0  0  SQL1063N  DB2START processing   *
    * was successful.                                              *
    *                                                              *
    * SQL1063N  DB2START processing was successful.                *
    *                                                              *
    *                                                              *
    *                                                              *
    * Note that the problem has been observed on zLinux at first,  *
    * but                                                          *
    * the issue may not be limited to zLinux.                      *
    ****************************************************************
    * RECOMMENDATION:                                              *
    * Upgrade to DB2 version 9.7 Fix Pack 3.                       *
    ****************************************************************
    

Problem conclusion

  • Problem was first fixed in Version 9.7 FixPak 3.
    

Temporary fix

  • The error can be ignored.
    

Comments

APAR Information

  • APAR number

    IC68169

  • Reported component name

    DB2 FOR LUW

  • Reported component ID

    DB2FORLUW

  • Reported release

    970

  • Status

    CLOSED PER

  • PE

    NoPE

  • HIPER

    NoHIPER

  • Special Attention

    NoSpecatt

  • Submitted date

    2010-04-26

  • Closed date

    2010-10-01

  • Last modified date

    2010-10-01

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

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

    IC68621

Fix information

  • Fixed component name

    DB2 FOR LUW

  • Fixed component ID

    DB2FORLUW

Applicable component levels

  • R970 PSN

       UP



Document information

More support for: DB2 for Linux, UNIX and Windows

Software version: 9.7

Reference #: IC68169

Modified date: 01 October 2010