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IC99335: NODE REPLICATION MAY END WITH A COMPLETION STATE OF FAILURE WITHOUT ANY ADDITIONAL ERROR MESSAGE DUE TO ORPHANED OBJECTS

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APAR status

  • Closed as program error.

Error description

  • The Tivoli Storage Manager node replication process may end with
    a completion state of failure without any additional error
    message reported in the server actlog like:
    
    ANR0986I Process 12 for Replicate Node running in the BACKGROUND
    processed 12,345 items for a total of 123,456,789 bytes with a
    completion state of FAILURE at 11:11:11.
    
    This is the case, when the node replication process wants to
    replicate an orphaned object.
    
    Customer/L2 Diagnostics:
    
    A server trace with traceflag REPL reports
    
    [59][smrepl.c][2834][smReplRtrv]:Retrieving object 123456789
    [59][smrepl.c][2882][smReplRtrv]:Object 123456789 processed with
      rc = 1101 (bfSize = 1024)
    [59][smrepl.c][2900][smReplRtrv]:Exiting for objId 123456789, rc
      1101
    [59][nrmain.c][5786][NrReplicateBatch]:sourceRc=1101,
      bytesReduced=0
    [59][nrmain.c][11810][CheckRcForBatch]:Object 123456789 needs
      retry for rc 1101
    
    The server command SHOW BFO for this object 123456789 returns:
    
    Bitfile Object: 123456789
      Active
    Bitfile Object NOT found.
    
    
    Tivoli Storage Manager Versions Affected:
    Tivoli Storage Manager V6.3 and V7.1 server on all supported
    platforms
    
    Initial Impact:
    Medium
    
    Additional Keywords:
    TSM zz63 zz71 repl
    

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 level 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

    IC99335

  • Reported component name

    TSM SERVER

  • Reported component ID

    5698ISMSV

  • Reported release

    63W

  • Status

    CLOSED PER

  • PE

    NoPE

  • HIPER

    NoHIPER

  • Special Attention

    NoSpecatt

  • Submitted date

    2014-02-13

  • Closed date

    2014-04-01

  • Last modified date

    2015-09-16

  • 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

    TSM SERVER

  • Fixed component ID

    5698ISMSV

Applicable component levels

  • R63A PSY

       UP

  • R63H PSY

       UP

  • R63S PSY

       UP

  • R63L PSY

       UP

  • R71W PSY

       UP

  • R71A PSY

       UP

  • R71H PSY

       UP

  • R71S PSY

       UP

  • R71L PSY

       UP

  • R71W PSY

       UP



Document information

More support for: Tivoli Storage Manager

Software version: 63W

Reference #: IC99335

Modified date: 16 September 2015