Migrating to TXSeries for Multiplatforms v8.1 Beta refresh from the earlier v8.1 Open Beta.
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The Open Beta for TXSeries v8.1 has been refreshed with a new build. See: http
You may be interested in exploring the latest features available in the beta refresh. If you are currently using TXSeries v7.1 or earlier version of TXSeries v8.1 Open Beta, then you would need migrate your configuration to latest version of TXSeries v8.1 open beta before starting to use the same.
The cicsmigrate tool has been updated with the latest region definitions for the beta refresh. You can use it to migrate your Regions, SFS Servers or PPC Gateways
Check my previous blog for the migration steps…. http
For quick reference, here are a few steps assuming SFS being used as the regions’ file manager:
After uninstallation of the older version and installing the Beta refresh, run the cicsmigrate tool,
#cicsmigrate –s –g ./migrate-sfs.sh –o ./migrate-sfs.log
#cicsmigrate –r <region_name> –g ./migrate-region.sh –o ./mi
Detailed steps to migrate are available in Chapter 4 of the documentation available with the download tar ball of the v8.1 Beta Refresh. You can refer to GC34-2955-00.pdf ( Linux specific) or GC34-2950-00.pdf ( Other platforms ) for the detailed documentation.