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IC93137: INSTANCE CRASH WITH ST_BUFFER FUNCTION IN NTX64 ENVIRONMENT ONLY

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APAR status

  • Closed as program error.

Error description

  • When the ST_Buffer function is used in an NTX64 environment, the
    instance may crash due to a storage exception caused by
    incorrect
    address calculation when the address is above 2GB
    

Local fix

Problem summary

  • ****************************************************************
    * USERS AFFECTED:                                              *
    * Spatial Extender users of ST_Buffer function in an NTX64     *
    * environment                                                  *
    ****************************************************************
    * PROBLEM DESCRIPTION:                                         *
    * When the ST_Buffer function is used in an NTX64 environment, *
    * the                                                          *
    * instance may crash due to a storage exception caused by      *
    * incorrect                                                    *
    * address calculation when the address is above 2GB            *
    ****************************************************************
    * RECOMMENDATION:                                              *
    * Apply V9.7 fixpack 9 when available                          *
    ****************************************************************
    

Problem conclusion

  • Apply V9.7 fixpack 9 when available
    

Temporary fix

Comments

APAR Information

  • APAR number

    IC93137

  • 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

    2013-06-17

  • Closed date

    2013-12-16

  • Last modified date

    2013-12-16

  • 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

    DB2 FOR LUW

  • Fixed component ID

    DB2FORLUW

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 #: IC93137

Modified date: 16 December 2013