Blog entries are related to the mainframe operating system z/VSE. Ingolf will share news, hints & tips or any topic. The postings on this site are my own and don't necessarily represent IBM's positions, strategies or opinions.
In the past I had already several blog entries related to z/VSE Multi-Version Measurement (MVM). You may use the tag "MVM" to search for these entries. Today I want to summarize some information about MVM, because I belief it's a good thing for z/VSE customers. MVM was announced in February. First a few links: MVM announcement letter MVM section on the IBM z Systems Software Pricing page Products eligible for MVM... [More]
There are some new APARs / PTFs available. Please apply at least the openSSL fixes. VSE/AF z/VSE 6.1 DY47708 (PTF UD54226) : ABEND OF VSE CONNECTOR SERVER WHEN ACCESSING A LIBRARY z/VSE 5.2 DY47707 (PTF UD54225) Error description: The VSE Connector Server (IESVCSRV) may abend in routine LIBRIO when accessing a library. The abend is due to passing a 31 bit address to a service that expects 24 bit addresses only. z/VSE 6.1 DY47706 (PTF UD54224): SECURITY FIXES FOR OPENSSL ON Z/VSE. z/VSE 5.2 DY47705 (PTF... [More]