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IC98218: TIVOLI STORAGE MANAGER RESTORE DB WITH PREVIEW=Y OF LIBRARY CLIENT MAY HANG

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APAR status

  • Closed as program error.

Error description

  • In the library sharing environment, RESTORE DB with PREVIEW=Yes
    command for Library Client (LC) may hang if database backup of
    LC is stored in tape volumes of the sharing tape library.
    RESTORE DB command stops with the following message and never
    ends.
    >>>
    ANR0369I Stopping the database manager because of a server
    shutdown.
    <<<
    
    Tivoli Storage Manager Versions affected:
    Tivoli Storage Manager Server 6.3.2.0 on Linux platform.
    
    Customer/L2 Diagnostics:
    The root cause is that LC is waiting for a dismount but have
    not asked for the dismount in the case of preview=yes.
    
    Additional Keywords:
    Library Manager, shared library,
    
    Initial Impact:
    Low
    

Local fix

Problem summary

  • ****************************************************************
    * USERS AFFECTED: All Tivoli Storage Manager server users.     *
    *                                                              *
    ****************************************************************
    * PROBLEM DESCRIPTION: See error description.                  *
    *                                                              *
    ****************************************************************
    * RECOMMENDATION: Apply fixing level when available. This      *
    *                                                     problem  *
    *                 is currently projected to be fixed           *
    *                             in levels 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

    IC98218

  • Reported component name

    TSM SERVER

  • Reported component ID

    5698ISMSV

  • Reported release

    63W

  • Status

    CLOSED PER

  • PE

    NoPE

  • HIPER

    NoHIPER

  • Special Attention

    NoSpecatt

  • Submitted date

    2013-12-09

  • Closed date

    2014-03-18

  • Last modified date

    2014-03-18

  • 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

  • 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: 63W

Reference #: IC98218

Modified date: 18 March 2014