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13
votes

High getattr() calls against /etc/passwd while accessing files owned by LDA...

We have observed that list command ( ls –l ) against file(s) owned by LDAP user is causing 10x more getattr calls to /etc/passwd file comparing to same list ( ls –l ) against file(s) owned by LOCAL (...

Under Consideration

7
votes

lldp daemon to be implemented for all editions of AIX 7.x.

System: AIX 7.1, AIX 7.2 Customer needs the lldp daemon to be implemented for all editions of AIX 7.x. Now the lldpd service and the actual /usr/sbin/lldpd binary are part of # lslpp -w /usr/sbin/lldp...

Submitted

7
votes

errpt A7004761

Currently when an IBM Power system running aix has its HAK (ie hardware access key) expire each and every lpar on the system logs: BFE4C025 1201160618 P H sysplanar0 UNDETERMINED ERROR BFE4C025...

Submitted

6
votes

Need to be able to reformat pdisk as hdisk during install

When installing an OS on a new LPAR, it would be good if 1) there was a message to show that the disks were not in the right format, 2) show which format they are in, and 3) have a way to rectify it a...

Under Consideration

6
votes

AIX SUMA to download sha checksum information for each file

When downloading files via SUMA, it would be extremely useful to also download a checksum file (such as dlmgr.pro when using the download director applet), in order that one can be confident in the in...

Submitted

5
votes

Unify the formats/places/download methods/install methods for AIX patches a...

Preparing something like a patch bundle for AIX (e.g. on a central NIM server) is a mess. We have to deal with different: formats: lpp, epkg.Z, rpm, tar balls places: fixcentral: for AIX TL/SP devel...

Under Consideration

5
votes

Bootable USB flashdrive, AIX Backup, existing mksysb or single ISO image

Enable ability to create a bootable USB flashdrive of AIX OS backup, either from an existing mksysb file or a single large ISO image file.

Uncommitted Candidate

5
votes

Increased scaling with active MWC

AIX active Mirror Write Consistency (MWC) has scaling limitations in big LPARs with lots of data. According to PMRs this is because of scalability limitations in the current AIX implementation. To be ...

Uncommitted Candidate

4
votes

Docker on AIX

Docker is a technology that allows for applications to be created, deployed and run using containers. This allows applications and services to be built and deployed on any operating system that suppor...

Under Consideration

4
votes

AIX HBA Registers information with Name Server: a) FC-4 TYPEs object (see...

HPE 3PAR storage subsystem needs the FC4 type info registered in SAN switch. AIX HBA does not perform that so it causes I/O problem and reboots AIX LPARs when it happens.

Under Consideration

3
votes

paging space usage optimization

The AIX OS is keeping the Oracle DB process always in paging space after once the process uses the paging space once it's life time - Further details are referenced in the Case Hello John, Thank yo...

Submitted

3
votes

ksh93 shopt_audit support

We need to be able to log commands used by the ksh93 shell to meet PCI requirements for any user account - specifically the root account. This is accomplished by setting the SHOPT_AUDIT option at comp...

Uncommitted Candidate

2
votes

useradm/secadm RBAC role has ability to change the root user UID

Hi, I recently found that using the ‘useradm & secadm' RBAC roles in AIX will allow someone to modify the root account and change the UID of root user, effectively destroying the root account and sto...

Submitted

2
votes

alt_rootvg_op update_all ignores RPM updates

In AIX 7.1, alt_rootvg_op -b update_all is ignoring all RPMs from update source location provided. As identified in linked PMR, this is caused by alt_rootvg_op not passing parameter "-r" to command in...

Submitted

2
votes

SMB v2 or v3 support in AIX 7

Client wants to mount a Microsoft Windows filesystems onto AIX. In the past he used CIFS which was part of standard AIX. CIFS was based on SMB v1. The latest Windows releases not longer support v1 du...

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