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IT12348: QUERY OPTION MAY NOT DISPLAY ALL FFDC* LOG OPTIONS

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APAR status

  • Closed as program error.

Error description

  • The Server "QUERY OPTION FFDC*" command output may erroneously
    lists only two of the three FFDC* options:
    
    FFDCMaxLogSize
    FFDCNumLogs
    
    missing the third one that is  "FFDCLOGNAME".
    
    For example:
    
    Q OPT FFDC*
    
    Server Option                 Option Setting
    -----------------------------------------------
    FFDCMaxLogSize                1,024
    FFDCNumLogs                   10
    
    
    
    Tivoli Storage Manager Versions Affected:
    Tivoli Storage Manager Server version 7.1.1 and later
    |MDVPARTL 7.1.1.000-TIV_5698ISMSV|
    
    
    
    Initial Impact:
    Low
    
    
    
    Additional Keywords:
    TSM OC Spectrum Protect SP "QUERY OPTION" FFDC*  "FFDCLOGNAME"
    

Local fix

  • The missing option "FFDCLOGNAME" may be listed with a direct
    inquiry like the following example:
    
    
    Q OPT FFDCLOGNAME
    
    Server Option                 Option Setting
    ------------------------------------------------------------
    FFDCLOGNAME                   dsmffdc.log
    

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 7.1.5. 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

    IT12348

  • Reported component name

    TSM SERVER

  • Reported component ID

    5698ISMSV

  • Reported release

    71A

  • Status

    CLOSED PER

  • PE

    NoPE

  • HIPER

    NoHIPER

  • Special Attention

    NoSpecatt / Xsystem

  • Submitted date

    2015-11-19

  • Closed date

    2016-02-04

  • Last modified date

    2016-02-04

  • 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 #: IT12348

Modified date: 04 February 2016