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IC96334: MDV IN ERROR IC80448 QUERY LIBVOLUME OUTPUT LOSES THE "DEVICE TYPE" AND "MEDIA TYPE" INFOR FOR DELL POWERVAULT ML6000 LIBRARY

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APAR status

  • Closed as program error.

Error description

  • Problem Description:
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    After upgrading Tivoli Storage Manager Server  to V6.3.2 or
    V6.2.4, the QUERY LIBVOL output will not show "device type" or
    "media type". This problem was introduced by the fix for APAR
    IC80448.
    
    
    
    Customer/L2 Diagnostics:
    
    The problem can happen under following condition:
    
    1. Running Dell PowerVault ML6000 library
    
    2. Running Tivoli Storage Manager Server v6.3.2 and 6.2.4
    
    3. The problem is with query libvol output as shown below:
    
    ------
    Example:
    
    Before upgrade:
    
    LTOLIB           000026L4        Scratch      4,131    LTO
    LTO-4
    
    After upgrade:
    
    LTOLIB           000026L4        Scratch      4,131
    
    -----
    
    
    Initial Impact:
    Medium
    
    Tivoli Storage Manager Versions Affected:
    Tivoli Storage Manager Server 6.3.2 and 6.2.4
    All supported platforms
    

Local fix

Problem summary

  • ****************************************************************
    * USERS AFFECTED: All Tivoli Storage Manager server users of   *
    *                 Quantum i500 tape libraries.                 *
    ****************************************************************
    * PROBLEM DESCRIPTION: All Tivoli Storage Manager server       *
    *                      users of Quantum i500 tape libraries.   *
    ****************************************************************
    * RECOMMENDATION: Apply fixing level when available. This      *
    *                 problem is currently projected to be fixed   *
    *                 in levels 6.2.6, 6.3.5 and 7.1.1. Note       *
    *                 that this is                                 *
    *                 subject to change at the discretion of IBM.  *
    ****************************************************************
    *
    

Problem conclusion

  • This problem was fixed.
    Affected platforms:  AIX, HP-UX, Solaris, Linux, and Windows.
    

Temporary fix

Comments

APAR Information

  • APAR number

    IC96334

  • Reported component name

    TSM SERVER

  • Reported component ID

    5698ISMSV

  • Reported release

    63L

  • Status

    CLOSED PER

  • PE

    NoPE

  • HIPER

    NoHIPER

  • Special Attention

    NoSpecatt

  • Submitted date

    2013-09-26

  • Closed date

    2013-11-19

  • Last modified date

    2013-11-19

  • 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

    TSM SERVER

  • Fixed component ID

    5698ISMSV

Applicable component levels

  • R62A PSY

       UP

  • R62H PSY

       UP

  • R62L PSY

       UP

  • R62S PSY

       UP

  • R62W PSY

       UP

  • R63A PSY

       UP

  • R63H PSY

       UP

  • R63L PSY

       UP

  • R63S PSY

       UP

  • R63W PSY

       UP

  • R71A PSY

       UP

  • R71H PSY

       UP

  • R71L PSY

       UP

  • R71S PSY

       UP

  • R71W PSY

       UP



Document information

More support for: Tivoli Storage Manager

Software version: 63L

Reference #: IC96334

Modified date: 19 November 2013