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IC70020: nodelock.db2 has world-write permission

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APAR status

  • Closed as program error.

Error description

  • During license addition and removal, nodelock.db2 is created by
    the license subsystem.   It is not accessed by DB2 after those
    operations have completed.
    

Local fix

  • Remove the file.
    

Problem summary

  • ****************************************************************
    * USERS AFFECTED:                                              *
    * All DB2 users                                                *
    ****************************************************************
    * PROBLEM DESCRIPTION:                                         *
    * During license addition and removal, nodelock.db2 is created *
    * by the license subsystem.  It is not accessed by DB2 after   *
    * those operations have completed.                             *
    ****************************************************************
    * RECOMMENDATION:                                              *
    * The customer needs to upgrade to db2v97fp4 or higher         *
    * versions to include this Fix.                                *
    ****************************************************************
    

Problem conclusion

  • This issue is fixed in DB2 v9.7 FixPack 4. The file
    'nodelock.db2' will be deleted automatically after db2licm is
    finished with it.
    

Temporary fix

  • Remove the NODELOCK.DB2 file
    

Comments

APAR Information

  • APAR number

    IC70020

  • Reported component name

    DB2 FOR LUW

  • Reported component ID

    DB2FORLUW

  • Reported release

    970

  • Status

    CLOSED PER

  • PE

    NoPE

  • HIPER

    NoHIPER

  • Special Attention

    NoSpecatt

  • Submitted date

    2010-07-19

  • Closed date

    2011-04-28

  • Last modified date

    2011-04-28

  • APAR is sysrouted FROM one or more of the following:

  • APAR is sysrouted TO one or more of the following:

    IC71038 IC71039

Fix information

  • Fixed component name

    DB2 FOR LUW

  • Fixed component ID

    DB2FORLUW

Applicable component levels

  • R970 PSN

       UP

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Document Information

Modified date:
28 April 2011