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ANR0236E I/O error when attempting to start the database manager

Troubleshooting


Problem

'ANR0236E Fail to start the database manager due to an I/0 error...' may be displayed when starting the server.

Symptom

ANR0236E Fail to start the database manager due to an I/0 error. Check for filesystem full conditions, file permissions, and operating system errors.

Cause

The DB2 configuration is not correct

Resolving The Problem

Running the following commands may resolve the issue:

As the database instance owner:

    db2stop force

As root:
    # cd /opt/tivoli/tsm/db2/instance
    # ./db2iupdt -u <tsmuser> <tsminstance>

As database instance owner:
    db2 connect to TSMDB1

Notes:
    <tsmuser> is the user name which was created to own this TSM instance
    <tsminstance> is the instance name returned when the db2ilist command is run as the <tsmuser>

Start the Tivoli Storage Manager server.

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Product Synonym

TSM

Document Information

Modified date:
17 June 2018

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swg21677705