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IC98424: SERVER COMMAND "HELP CANCEL" ONLY SHOWS THE HELP FOR "CANCEL PROCESS"

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APAR status

  • Closed as documentation error.

Error description

  • The Tivoli Storage Manager Server command "HELP CANCEL" only
    returns the help for "CANCEL PROCESS" and not other available
    CANCEL commands.
    
    Customer/L2 Diagnostics:
    none
    
    Tivoli Storage Manager Versions Affected:
    Tivoli Storage Manager Server versions 5.5, 6.1, 6.2, 6.3 and
    7.1
    
    Initial Impact:
    low
    
    Additional Keywords:
    TSM zz61 zz62 zz63 help cancel
    

Local fix

  • 1. Issue: HELP
       With no parameters to show the table of contents.
    
    2. Find the interested topic, here CANCEL.
       The commands are listed alphabetically.
       The  CANCEL command is topic 3.7
    
    tsm: Server>help 3.7
    ...
      3.7 CANCEL
        3.7.1 CANCEL EXPIRATION (Cancel an expiration process)
        3.7.2 CANCEL EXPORT (Delete a suspended export operation)
        3.7.3 CANCEL PROCESS (Cancel an administrative process)
        3.7.4 CANCEL REPLICATION (Cancel node replication processes)
        3.7.5 CANCEL REQUEST (Cancel one or more mount requests)
        3.7.6 CANCEL RESTORE (Cancel a restartable restore session)
        3.7.7 CANCEL SESSION (Cancel one or more client sessions)
    
    3. Example:
       Issue: HELP 3.7.2
       to see the help content for the CANCEL EXPORT command
    

Problem summary

  • ****************************************************************
    * USERS AFFECTED: All Tivoli Storage Manager server users      *
    ****************************************************************
    * PROBLEM DESCRIPTION: See error description.                  *
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    * RECOMMENDATION:                                              *
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    *
    

Problem conclusion

  • The "Cancelling commands" topic title was updated to "Stopping
    background processes" so that it is not displayed in the help
    for the CANCEL commands.
    

Temporary fix

Comments

APAR Information

  • APAR number

    IC98424

  • Reported component name

    TSM SERVER

  • Reported component ID

    5698ISMSV

  • Reported release

    63L

  • Status

    CLOSED DOC

  • PE

    NoPE

  • HIPER

    NoHIPER

  • Special Attention

    NoSpecatt

  • Submitted date

    2013-12-19

  • Closed date

    2014-03-20

  • Last modified date

    2014-03-20

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Fix information

Applicable component levels



Document information

More support for: Tivoli Storage Manager

Software version: 63L

Reference #: IC98424

Modified date: 20 March 2014