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IC76659: AUTOMATIC RESTART OF DB2 ON REBOOT DOES NOT WORK ON RHEL6

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APAR status

  • Closed as program error.

Error description

  • The /etc/inittab file that fault monitor relies on is deprecated
    in RHEL6. So we need an alternative method to start up the
    db2fmcd process.
    

Local fix

Problem summary

  • ****************************************************************
    * USERS AFFECTED:                                              *
    * Automatic restart on platforms that use Upstart              *
    ****************************************************************
    * PROBLEM DESCRIPTION:                                         *
    * The /etc/inittab file that fault monitor relies on is        *
    * deprecated                                                   *
    * in RHEL6. So we need an alternative method to start up the   *
    *                                                              *
    * db2fmcd process.                                             *
    ****************************************************************
    * RECOMMENDATION:                                              *
    * Upgrade to V9.7.0.5 or follow technote #1497220              *
    ****************************************************************
    

Problem conclusion

  • Upgrade to V9.7.0.5 or follow technote #1497220
    

Temporary fix

Comments

APAR Information

  • APAR number

    IC76659

  • 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

    2011-05-26

  • Closed date

    2011-12-08

  • Last modified date

    2011-12-08

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

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

    IC77719

Fix information

  • Fixed component name

    DB2 FOR LUW

  • Fixed component ID

    DB2FORLUW

Applicable component levels

  • R950 PSY

       UP

  • R970 PSY

       UP



Document information

More support for: DB2 for Linux, UNIX and Windows

Software version: 9.7

Reference #: IC76659

Modified date: 08 December 2011