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IT15941: SMITTY INCORRECTLY DISPLAYS 'ADSM DEVICES' INSTEAD OF 'TIVOLI STORAGE MANAGER DEVICES'

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APAR status

  • Closed as program error.

Error description

  • Smitty incorrectly displays 'ADSM DEVICES' instead of 'TIVOLI
    STORAGE MANAGER DEVICES'when AIX environment variable LANG
    is set to LANG=C  ( default setting >
    
    
    
    NOTE: This is only a Smitty display issue.  You will
          still be able to  discover devices controlled by
          "Tivoli Storage Manger " device driver.
    
    
    
    Tivoli Storage Manager Versions Affected:  63A 71A
    
    
    
    Customer/L2 Diagnostics (If Applicable)
    
    
    Run Smitty. Select DEVICES from main menu. If you see  'ADSM
    DEVICES' instead of 'TIVOLI STORAGE MANAGER DEVICES', you may
    be running into this problem.
    
    
    To verify run aix command "env". If LANG variable is set to
    LANG=C ( default setting), you may be running into this
    problem.
    
    Initial Impact: Low|Medium|High   Low
    
    Additional Keywords: smitty tivoli storage manager device driver
    

Local fix

  • Local Fix:
    
    To resolve problem , update aix variable LANG variable
    to be LANG=en_US , The command is:
    
    export LANG=en_US
    

Problem summary

  • ****************************************************************
    * USERS AFFECTED:                                              *
    * All Tivoli Storage Manager server users using the            *
    * smit/smitty interface.                                       *
    ****************************************************************
    * PROBLEM DESCRIPTION:                                         *
    * See APAR description.                                        *
    ****************************************************************
    * RECOMMENDATION:                                              *
    * Apply fixing level when available. This problem is currently *
    * projected to be fixed in level 7.1.7.                        *
    * Note that this is subject to change at the discretion of     *
    * IBM.                                                         *
    ****************************************************************
    

Problem conclusion

  • This problem was fixed.
    
    Affected platform:  AIX.
    

Temporary fix

Comments

APAR Information

  • APAR number

    IT15941

  • 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

    2016-07-18

  • Closed date

    2016-08-16

  • Last modified date

    2016-08-16

  • 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

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Document information

More support for: Tivoli Storage Manager

Software version: 7.1.3

Reference #: IT15941

Modified date: 16 August 2016