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PI49962: NEW Z/OS MIGRATION HEALTH CHECK ZOSMIGV2R2_NEXT_CS_LEGACYDEVICE

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APAR status

  • Closed as new function.

Error description

  • NEW FUNCTION (ADD A NEW z/OS MIGRATION HEALTH CHECK,
    ZOSMIGV2R2_NEXT_CS_LEGACYDEVICE)
    HCHECKER/K
    

Local fix

Problem summary

  • ****************************************************************
    * USERS AFFECTED:                                              *
    * All users of the IBM Communications Server for z/OS Version  *
    * 2 Release 1 and 2: IP                                        *
    ****************************************************************
    * PROBLEM DESCRIPTION:                                         *
    * New Function to provide support for the new z/OS Health      *
    * Checker migration health check,                              *
    * ZOSMIGV2R2_NEXT_CS_LEGACYDEVICE.                             *
    ****************************************************************
    * RECOMMENDATION:                                              *
    * Apply PTF.                                                   *
    ****************************************************************
    New Function to introduce a z/OS Health Checker
    migration health check to identify legacy device
    types configured in the TCP/IP profile.
    

Problem conclusion

  • Support for the DEVICE and LINK profile statements for the
    following TCP/IP
    legacy device types will be removed in a future release
    of z/OS Communications Server: FDDI and Token Ring (LCS with
    LINKs FDDI
    and IBMTR), Token Ring (MPCIPA with LINK IPAQTR), and Ethernet
    and FDDI
    (MPCOSA with LINKs OSAENET and OSAFDDI).
    If any of these device type profile statements are processed,
    warning
    message EZZ0717I is issued.
    
    For background information about this function,
    implementation instructions and updates to existing
    publications, consult this web link:
    http://www.ibm.com/support/docview.wss?uid=swg27047052
    

Temporary fix

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APAR Information

  • APAR number

    PI49962

  • Reported component name

    TCP/IP V3 MVS

  • Reported component ID

    5655HAL00

  • Reported release

    210

  • Status

    CLOSED UR1

  • PE

    NoPE

  • HIPER

    NoHIPER

  • Special Attention

    YesSpecatt / New Function / Xsystem

  • Submitted date

    2015-10-05

  • Closed date

    2015-12-14

  • Last modified date

    2017-01-25

  • APAR is sysrouted FROM one or more of the following:

  • APAR is sysrouted TO one or more of the following:

    106PC1Ÿ UI33770 UI33771 UI33772 UI33773

Modules/Macros

  • EZACFPAR EZACFMMN
    

Fix information

  • Fixed component name

    TCP/IP V3 MVS

  • Fixed component ID

    5655HAL00

Applicable component levels

  • R210 PSY UI33770

       UP16/02/09 P F602

  • R220 PSY UI33771

       UP16/02/09 P F602

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Document information

More support for: z/OS family

Software version: 210

Reference #: PI49962

Modified date: 25 January 2017