IBM Support

IT00677: DOCUMENTATION CHANGE CONCERNING TIVOLI STORAGE MANAGER 7.1 AIX HARDWARE REQUIREMENTS - POWER4 CPUS ARE NOT SUPPORTED

Subscribe

You can track all active APARs for this component.

APAR status

  • Closed as documentation error.

Error description

  • The IBM Tivoli Storage Manager for AIX Version 7.1 Installation
    Guide includes POWER 4 CPUs in the Hardware requirements
    section as one of the supported CPUs. However, POWER 4 CPUs are
    not supported, beginning with
    Tivoli Storage Manager's 7.1 release.
    The POWER 4 CPU hardware requirement will be removed from the
    next version of the publications.
    Initial Impact:
    Medium
    Additional Keywords:
    cpu processor risc power pc tsm db2 zz71
    

Local fix

Problem summary

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

Problem conclusion

  • The "System requirements for the Tivoli Storage Manager
    server" topic for AIX will be updated to list the supported
    POWER systems:
    POWER5, POWER6, POWER7 systems computer (64-bit)
    
    Affected platforms: AIX.
    

Temporary fix

Comments

APAR Information

  • APAR number

    IT00677

  • Reported component name

    TSM SERVER

  • Reported component ID

    5698ISMSV

  • Reported release

    71A

  • Status

    CLOSED DOC

  • PE

    NoPE

  • HIPER

    NoHIPER

  • Special Attention

    NoSpecatt

  • Submitted date

    2014-03-28

  • Closed date

    2014-03-31

  • Last modified date

    2014-03-31

  • 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: 71A

Reference #: IT00677

Modified date: 31 March 2014