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IT08925: SERVER CAN CRASH IN FUNCTION "OUTTABDATETIME" WHEN RUNNING "REPLICATE NODE" WITH "LISTFILES=YES" OPTION

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APAR status

  • Closed as program error.

Error description

  • Tivoli Storage Manager Server version 7.1.1.x can crash in
    function 'outTabDateTime'
    when running replicate node with listfiles=yes option.
    
    
    For example:
    "REPLICATE NODE node_name preview=yes listfiles=yes"
    is such a command.
    
    dbx debugger on AIX platform will show:
    
    Segmentation fault in outTabDateTime at 0x100023258 ($t111)
    0x100023258 (outTabDateTime+0x138) 90830004         stw
    r4,0x4(r3)
    (dbx) where
    outTabDateTime(??, ??, ??, ??, ??, ??, ??, ??) at 0x100023258
    ShowPreviewFiles(??) at 0x1002eec24
    NrReplicationThread(??) at 0x1002dfd24
    StartThread(0x0) at 0x10000cadc
    
    
    No errors are logged in the activity log at time of crash.
    
    Tivoli Storage Manager Server Versions Affected:  7.1.1.x on all
    platforms
    
    | MDVREGR 7.1.1.0-TIV_5698MSV |
    
    Initial Impact: Medium
    
    Additional Keywords:  TSM crash abend replicate node replication
    

Local fix

  • Run 'replicate node' command without 'listfiles=yes' option
    

Problem summary

  • ****************************************************************
    * USERS AFFECTED:                                              *
    * All Tivoli Storage Manager server users of node replication. *
    ****************************************************************
    * PROBLEM DESCRIPTION:                                         *
    * See ERROR DESCRIPTION.                                       *
    ****************************************************************
    * RECOMMENDATION:                                              *
    * Apply fixing level when available.                           *
    * This problem is currently projected to be fixed in level     *
    * 7.1.3.                                                       *
    * 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

    IT08925

  • Reported component name

    TSM SERVER

  • Reported component ID

    5698ISMSV

  • Reported release

    71A

  • Status

    CLOSED PER

  • PE

    NoPE

  • HIPER

    NoHIPER

  • Special Attention

    NoSpecatt

  • Submitted date

    2015-05-19

  • Closed date

    2015-06-23

  • Last modified date

    2015-07-09

  • 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

  • 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: 71A

Reference #: IT08925

Modified date: 09 July 2015