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IC71687: db2iprune fails to prune the source image

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APAR status

  • Closed as program error.

Error description

  • Command "db2iprune -r db2server.prn -c" is throwing an error -
    "A minor error occurred during the execution." with DB2 V97 FP3.
    
    
    $ db2iprune -r db2server.prn -c
    DBI1446I  The db2iprune command is running, please wait.
    A minor error occurred during the execution.
    For more information see the DB2 installation log at
    "/tmp/db2setup.log".
    
    The log file contains entries:
    ===========================================================
    ...
    Target directory:                          -l
    Prune SA MP:                               No
    Prune IBM Tivoli Monitoring for Databases:    No
    
    ERROR: Unable to create the "s" directory.
    Pruning DB2 file sets :.......Failure
    DB2 Prune log file finished at:  Mon Sep 27 07:24:20 EDT 2010
    EDT
    ============================================================
    
    The program attempts to modify the Target directory which is -l.
    After applying the fix, the source image can be pruned using,
    db2iprune -r db2server.prn -c.
    

Local fix

Problem summary

  • ****************************************************************
    * USERS AFFECTED:                                              *
    * Users using DB2 V97 FP3.                                     *
    ****************************************************************
    * PROBLEM DESCRIPTION:                                         *
    * Command "db2iprune -r db2server.prn -c" is throwing an error *
    * -                                                            *
    * "A minor error occurred during the execution." with DB2 V97  *
    * FP3.                                                         *
    *                                                              *
    *                                                              *
    *                                                              *
    *                                                              *
    * $ db2iprune -r db2server.prn -c                              *
    *                                                              *
    * DBI1446I  The db2iprune command is running, please wait.     *
    *                                                              *
    * A minor error occurred during the execution.                 *
    *                                                              *
    * For more information see the DB2 installation log at         *
    *                                                              *
    * "/tmp/db2setup.log".                                         *
    *                                                              *
    *                                                              *
    *                                                              *
    * $ cat /tmp/db2setup.log                                      *
    *                                                              *
    * DB2 Setup log file started at:  Mon Sep 27 07:24:16 2010 EDT *
    *                                                              *
    * ============================================================ *
    *                                                              *
    * Operating system information: AIX 6.1                        *
    *                                                              *
    * Selected Products to be pruned:                              *
    *                                                              *
    * Selected Components to be pruned:                            *
    *                                                              *
    * Selected Languages to be pruned:                             *
    *                                                              *
    * Target directory:                          -l                *
    *                                                              *
    * Prune SA MP:                              No                 *
    *                                                              *
    * Prune IBM Tivoli Monitoring for Databases:    No             *
    *                                                              *
    *                                                              *
    *                                                              *
    * ERROR: Unable to create the "s" directory.                   *
    *                                                              *
    * Pruning DB2 file sets :.......Failure                        *
    *                                                              *
    * DB2 Prune log file finished at:  Mon Sep 27 07:24:20 EDT     *
    * 2010                                                         *
    * EDT                                                          *
    *                                                              *
    * ============================================================ *
    *                                                              *
    *                                                              *
    *                                                              *
    * "-c" option is used to prune the source image itself.        *
    * Error Description                                            *
    * None                                                         *
    ****************************************************************
    * RECOMMENDATION:                                              *
    * Download DB2 V97 FP4 image from IBM website.                 *
    ****************************************************************
    

Problem conclusion

  • Problem is first fixed in DB2 V97 FP4.
    

Temporary fix

Comments

APAR Information

  • APAR number

    IC71687

  • 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

    2010-10-05

  • Closed date

    2011-05-09

  • Last modified date

    2011-05-09

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

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

    IC72085

Fix information

  • Fixed component name

    DB2 FOR LUW

  • Fixed component ID

    DB2FORLUW

Applicable component levels

  • R970 PSY

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Document information

More support for: DB2 for Linux, UNIX and Windows

Software version: 9.7

Reference #: IC71687

Modified date: 09 May 2011