VSE Virtual Tape Server: Allow 2 or more VTAPES from same IP address
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The VSE Virtual Tape Server on the z/VSE Download page was updated on February 2018 with a new option. You can get this update here.
See z/VSE 6.2 APAR PI92815 for more information.
APAR PI92815 (PTF UI53401): THE VSE VTAPE SERVER DOES NOT ALLOW TWO OR MORE VTAPES FROM THE SAME IP AND FOR THE SAME CUU AT THE SAME TIME
Description: The VSE VTAPE Server does not allow two or more VTAPEs from the same IP address and for the same CUU at the same time. This can happen when multiple z/VSE systems are connecting to the VTAPE Server through one Fast Path to Linux on System z (LFP) system, or through one z/VM VSE IP Assist (VIA) system, or through one z/VSE Network Appliance (VNA) system, so that those z/VSE systems appear under the same IP address to the VTAPE Server.
The problem is fixed with a new option: Option "allowsameipcuu" has been introduced with which the checking for VTAPEs from the same IP and same CUU can be turned off. This option can be specified in the properties file "Vir
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