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IT25789: POOR PERFORMANCE OF DEFINE VOLUME OF FILE DEVCLASS ON NFS STORAGE

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APAR status

  • Closed as program error.

Error description

  • The similar problem as APAR IT23058 might occur on AIX.  During
    the Define Volume process, the creation of a File volume on a
    AIX system, using NFS storage, can take longer than expected.
    IT23058 was fixed on Linux platform, but it has not been fixed
    on AIX.
    
    Tivoli Storage Manager Versions affected:
    All supported versions of Tivoli Storage Manager and IBM
    Spectrum Protect server on AIX platform.
    
    Initial Impact:
    Middle
    
    Additional Keywords:
    TS001154601, TSM
    

Local fix

Problem summary

  • ****************************************************************
    * USERS AFFECTED:                                              *
    * All IBM Tivoli Storage Manager and IBM Spectrum Protect      *
    * server users of AIX platform.                                *
    ****************************************************************
    * PROBLEM DESCRIPTION:                                         *
    * See ERROR DESCRIPTION.                                       *
    ****************************************************************
    * RECOMMENDATION:                                              *
    * Apply fixing levels when available.                          *
    * This problem is currently projected to be fixed in levels    *
    * 7.1.9.100 and 8.1.7.                                         *
    * Note that this is subject to change at the discretion of     *
    * IBM.                                                         *
    ****************************************************************
    

Problem conclusion

  • This problem was fixed.
    Affected platforms for reported release:  AIX.
    Platforms fixed:  AIX.
    

Temporary fix

Comments

APAR Information

  • APAR number

    IT25789

  • Reported component name

    TSM SERVER

  • Reported component ID

    5698ISMSV

  • Reported release

    81A

  • Status

    CLOSED PER

  • PE

    NoPE

  • HIPER

    NoHIPER

  • Special Attention

    NoSpecatt / Xsystem

  • Submitted date

    2018-08-07

  • Closed date

    2018-09-11

  • Last modified date

    2018-10-29

  • 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



Document information

More support for: Tivoli Storage Manager

Software version: 81A

Reference #: IT25789

Modified date: 29 October 2018