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IT14318: FIRMWARE UPGRADE MAY THROW VALIDATION ERROR WHEN INTERNAL FILESYSTEM SPACE IS FULL

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APAR status

  • Closed as program error.

Error description

  • When conducting a firmware upgrade, if the internal space is
    exhausted, the display *Validation failed* as well as 'Firmware
    validation error'.
    

Local fix

  • A full device reboot is necessary to resolve the internal space
    exhaustion (co;flash;shutdown reboot)
    

Problem summary

  • Affected is firmware upgrade.
    In some instances, attempting to upgrade firmware may produce an
    error of "validation failed" instead of the correct error
    message.
    

Problem conclusion

Temporary fix

Comments

APAR Information

  • APAR number

    IT14318

  • Reported component name

    DATAPOWER

  • Reported component ID

    DP1234567

  • Reported release

    720

  • Status

    CLOSED PER

  • PE

    NoPE

  • HIPER

    NoHIPER

  • Special Attention

    NoSpecatt / Xsystem

  • Submitted date

    2016-03-23

  • Closed date

    2016-06-21

  • Last modified date

    2016-08-31

  • 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

    DATAPOWER

  • Fixed component ID

    DP1234567

Applicable component levels

  • R700 PSY

       UP

  • R710 PSY

       UP

  • R720 PSY

       UP

  • R750 PSY

       UP

  • R751 PSY

       UP



Document information

More support for: IBM DataPower Gateways
General

Software version: 7.2

Reference #: IT14318

Modified date: 31 August 2016