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IT00963: SNAPSHOTS NOT REMOVED AFTER SUCCESSFUL VM BACKUP

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APAR status

  • Closed as program error.

Error description

  • If the VMBACKUPTYPE FILE option is used, it is possible that the
    snapshots generated for the VM backup will not be removed.
    
    Tivoli Storage Manager Versions Affected:   64W, 64L, 71W, 71L
    
    Customer/L2 Diagnostics: Verify VMBACKUPTYPE FILE option is
    being used
    
    Initial Impact: Medium
    
    Additional Keywords: TSM VE snap shot shots delete deleted
    remove removed
    

Local fix

  • Use the VMBACKUPTYPE FULLVM option instead
    

Problem summary

  • ****************************************************************
    * USERS AFFECTED: Backup-archive client versions 6.4 and 7.1   *
    *                 running on all Microsoft Windows and Linux   *
    *                 platforms.                                   *
    ****************************************************************
    * 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 until the fixing   *
    *                 level is available, this information is      *
    *                 subject to change at the discretion of IBM.  *
    ****************************************************************
    *
    

Problem conclusion

  • The problem has been fixed so it no longer occurs.
    

Temporary fix

Comments

APAR Information

  • APAR number

    IT00963

  • Reported component name

    TSM FOR VE DP V

  • Reported component ID

    5725TVEVM

  • Reported release

    71W

  • Status

    CLOSED PER

  • PE

    NoPE

  • HIPER

    NoHIPER

  • Special Attention

    NoSpecatt

  • Submitted date

    2014-04-11

  • Closed date

    2014-04-17

  • Last modified date

    2014-05-19

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

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

Modules/Macros

  • DSMAGENT
    

Fix information

  • Fixed component name

    TSM CLIENT

  • Fixed component ID

    5698ISMCL

Applicable component levels

  • R71L PSY

       UP

  • R71W PSY

       UP



Document information

More support for: Tivoli Storage Manager

Software version: 71W

Reference #: IT00963

Modified date: 19 May 2014