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IT12738: EXPLODING THE DRM PLAN FILE USING SERVER 7.1.3.X OR HIGHER ON WINDOWS, WILL FAIL DUE TO REPEATED "SERVER.REQUIREMENTS" STANZA

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APAR status

  • Closed as program error.

Error description

  • Server version 7.1.3.x or higher on Windows, will fail to
    explode the DRM
    plan file,
    
    due to two instances being included in "planexpl.vbs" and
    "planexpl.rex" of the line:
    
    STANZAS.Add "SERVER.REQUIREMENTS"        , "none"
    
    For example on Windows platform, it will report error when
    running "planexpl.vbs":
    
    planexpl.vbs(80, 1) Microsoft VBScript runtime error: This key
    is
    already associated with an element of this collection
    
    
    Tivoli Storage Manager Server Versions Affected:  7.1.3.x or
    higher  on Windows platforms
    
    Initial Impact: Low
    
    Additional Keywords:  spectrum protect SP TSM DRM script 62955
    explode
    
    | MDVREGR 7.1.3.0-TIV_5698MSV |
    

Local fix

  • Remove the second:
    STANZAS.Add "SERVER.REQUIREMENTS"        , "none"
    line from planexpl.vbs and planexpl.rex files.
    

Problem summary

  • ****************************************************************
    * USERS AFFECTED:                                              *
    * All Tivoli Storage Manager server users of Disaster Recovery *
    * Manager.                                                     *
    ****************************************************************
    * 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:  Windows.
    

Temporary fix

Comments

APAR Information

  • APAR number

    IT12738

  • Reported component name

    TSM SERVER

  • Reported component ID

    5698ISMSV

  • Reported release

    71W

  • Status

    CLOSED PER

  • PE

    NoPE

  • HIPER

    NoHIPER

  • Special Attention

    NoSpecatt / Xsystem

  • Submitted date

    2015-12-11

  • Closed date

    2016-01-07

  • Last modified date

    2016-01-07

  • 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

  • R71W PSY

       UP



Document information

More support for: Tivoli Storage Manager

Software version: 71W

Reference #: IT12738

Modified date: 07 January 2016