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IC97675: DOCUMENTATION FOR CONFIGURING AND PRUNING " IBM TIVOLI STORAGE MANAGER REPORTING AND MONITORING" LOGS NEEDS TO BE ADDED.

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APAR status

  • Closed as documentation error.

Error description

  • IBM Tivoli Storage Manager Reporting and Monitoring can be
    configured to monitor the size of the "logs" directory.
    Currently this kind of configuration is documented only in  the
    IBM Tivoli Monitoring User's Guide.
    The Tivoli Storage Manager Reporting and Monitoring
    documentation needs to be
    improved to include these instructions on how control the size
    and purge the "logs" directory.
    
    
    
    Tivoli Storage Manager Versions Affected:
    IBM Tivoli Monitoring for Tivoli Storage Manager version 6
    
    
    
    Initial Impact:
    Low
    
    
    
    Additional Keywords:
    TSM monitor Reporting monitoring log directory size
    

Local fix

Problem summary

  • ****************************************************************
    * USERS AFFECTED: All users of Tivoli Monitoring for Tivoli    *
    *                 Storage Manager.                             *
    ****************************************************************
    * PROBLEM DESCRIPTION: All users of Tivoli Monitoring for      *
    *                      Tivoli Storage Manager.                 *
    ****************************************************************
    * RECOMMENDATION:                                              *
    ****************************************************************
    *
    

Problem conclusion

  • Information about monitoring and controlling the logs directory
    will be added to the Tivoli Storage Manager Information Center.
    This information will be added to the Administrator's Guide in t
    he IBM Tivoli Monitoring environment file reporting queries sect
    ion.
    
    The section will provide the following information:
    "You can monitor the size of the logs directory and control it b
    y configuring the RAS trace parameters.
    For more information about the RAS trace parameters, search for
    'Setting RAS trace parameters' at: http://publib.boulder.ibm.com
    /infocenter/tivihelp/v61r1/topic/com.ibm.itm.doc_6.3fp2/welcome.
    htm."
    
    Affected platforms: AIX, Linux, and Windows.
    

Temporary fix

Comments

APAR Information

  • APAR number

    IC97675

  • Reported component name

    TSM SERVER

  • Reported component ID

    5698ISMSV

  • Reported release

    63A

  • Status

    CLOSED DOC

  • PE

    NoPE

  • HIPER

    NoHIPER

  • Special Attention

    NoSpecatt

  • Submitted date

    2013-11-14

  • Closed date

    2014-01-09

  • Last modified date

    2014-01-09

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

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

Fix information

Applicable component levels



Document information

More support for: Tivoli Storage Manager

Software version: 63A

Reference #: IC97675

Modified date: 09 January 2014