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Number of votes Request headline and description

40
votes

AIX Fast I/O error recovery on redundant storage environment

There are many redundancy solutions for robust disk I/O availability - redundant HBAs, redundant SAN switches and redundant storage system. After apply IJ10537(included in AIX 7.2 TL2 SP3), almost 12...

Uncommitted Candidate

27
votes

bash-completion RPM for AIX

Hello, it would be nice and useful to have bash-completion RPM ported to AIX. Bash is already available on AIX toolbox for linux application because a lot of users use it, but right now it's not poss...

Submitted

19
votes

FROM AIX in Dockerfile

This Request For Enhancement is for allowing the usage of FROM AIX in the Dockerfile.

Submitted

16
votes

The current AIX rw_timeout minium limit 30 seconds is to high/long for mode...

System: IBM AIX Actor: Customer needs rw_timeout minium limit less then 30 seconds. And needs to know hit time along with the rw_timeout. Description: There are many redundancy solutions for robust d...

Uncommitted Candidate

16
votes

AIX rw_timeout =40 didn't work over 491 seconds becaus of current AIX FC be...

System: IBM AIX Actor: Customer needs rw_timeout hit as defined in ODM. Description: There are many redundancy solutions for robust disk I/O availability - redundant HBAs, redundant SAN switches and ...

Uncommitted Candidate

15
votes

AIX IPSec improvements for regulation compliance

In the context of French "Loi de Programmation Militaire" regulation, ANSSI requests to implement IPSec between application workloads when using microsegmentation. According to ANSSI recommendations a...

Submitted

12
votes

NIC fiber light measurement

Per Networking I/O Development, we do not have an ethernet-adapter based optics dbM measurement tool for AIX other than diagnostics run with wrap plugs to verify the card and its gbic modules. Howev...

Uncommitted Candidate

11
votes

MPIO should provide a mechanism to degrade path that return errors

Currently, AIX MPIO PCM provides a mechanism to mark paths as degraded and even fail them when reaching rw_timeout. In some cases (fabric physical degradation) those paths may have been showing errors...

Uncommitted Candidate

9
votes

Provide a usable lpstat tool in AIX

In some of our AIX environments we use / want to use printing to remote print servers. For this we configure local print queues. They point to the different print servers, which are sometimes built in...

Information Provided

6
votes

Command to work with entries in /etc/filesystems

In AIX there are a lot of small nice commands to make changes to /etc/hosts, /etc/resolv.conf, /etc/security/user, /etc/inittab, etc. but there are no commands to add/change/remove entries in /etc/fil...

Submitted

6
votes

Live Update support for Oracle ASM using raw Logical Volumes

Oracle ASM raw disks are supported in Live Update, but Oracle ASM using raw Logical Volume are not. This will result in following errors durinng LKU: 1020-154 Resource /dev/rlvasm02 is not checkpoint...

Submitted

5
votes

Encrypted bootable AIX mksysb Tape

As confirmed in IBM ticket: TS001985362, currently there's no encryption available for mksysb to tape. We'd like to put up this feature request for the encryption feature to be available in the bootab...

Submitted

5
votes

MPIO needs to take path response time into account

System: AIX 7 Event: Degraded response time in one path, impacts the overall performance of the other paths of the same hdisk. MPIO is used to access our disks, running with algorithm shortest-queue,...

Uncommitted Candidate

5
votes

Ability to run fsck against alt_inst rootvg

We use alt_disk extensively throughout our enterprise. Recently we had an issue with a corrupted root disk. I would like to be able to do reboot the system from an alternate rootvg and be able to run...

Under Consideration

5
votes

DISKRXFER stats for NVMe disks

System: OS AIX Actor: Kapi bank We are trying to use NVMe disk on AIX. How ever there is no stats for DISKRXFER for nvme disks on AIX. So we unable to control and analize perfomance.

Submitted


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