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IC71659: DB2 CONNECT IS NOT TRYING TO RECONNECT TO A SYSPLEX SERVER AFTER A FAILURE TO CONNECT TO IT

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APAR status

  • Closed as program error.

Error description

  • When db2 connect have a failure to connect to a sysplex server
    it will mark it to be in status 1. After a while the db2 connect
    server should mark it to be in status 2 and try to connect to it
    again.
    
    There is defect that db2 connect is not trying to reconnect.
    Possible symptoms are: db2pd -sysplex is showing status 1 for a
    sysplex for hours and days. Other db2 connect servers are
    connecting to same sysplex server. You can connect direct from
    the failing db2 connect server.
    

Local fix

Problem summary

  • ****************************************************************
    * USERS AFFECTED:                                              *
    * Users that use sysplex.                                      *
    ****************************************************************
    * PROBLEM DESCRIPTION:                                         *
    * When db2 connect have a failure to connect to a sysplex      *
    * server                                                       *
    * it will mark it to be in status 1. After a while the db2     *
    * connect                                                      *
    * server should mark it to be in status 2 and try to connect   *
    * to it                                                        *
    * again.                                                       *
    *                                                              *
    *                                                              *
    *                                                              *
    * There is defect that db2 connect is not trying to reconnect. *
    *                                                              *
    * Possible symptoms are: db2pd -sysplex is showing status 1    *
    * for a                                                        *
    * sysplex for hours and days. Other db2 connect servers are    *
    *                                                              *
    * connecting to same sysplex server. You can connect direct    *
    * from                                                         *
    * the failing db2 connect server.                              *
    ****************************************************************
    * RECOMMENDATION:                                              *
    * Upgrade to DB2 v9.7 fix pack 4 or later versions.            *
    ****************************************************************
    

Problem conclusion

  • Fixed in DB2 v9.7 fix pack 4.
    

Temporary fix

Comments

APAR Information

  • APAR number

    IC71659

  • Reported component name

    DB2 CONNECT

  • Reported component ID

    DB2CONNCT

  • Reported release

    970

  • Status

    CLOSED PER

  • PE

    NoPE

  • HIPER

    NoHIPER

  • Special Attention

    NoSpecatt

  • Submitted date

    2010-10-04

  • Closed date

    2011-05-19

  • Last modified date

    2011-05-19

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

    IC71592

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

Fix information

  • Fixed component name

    DB2 CONNECT

  • Fixed component ID

    DB2CONNCT

Applicable component levels

  • R970 PSN

       UP

  • R970 PSY

       UP



Document information

More support for: DB2 for Linux, UNIX and Windows

Software version: 9.7

Reference #: IC71659

Modified date: 19 May 2011