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IC82295: WINDOWS: DB2SUPPORT MAY RECORD A NEGATIVE VALUE FOR "TOTAL AVAILABLE VIRTUAL MEMORY IN BYTES" IN MEMUSAGE.OUT.

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APAR status

  • Closed as program error.

Error description

  • On computers with more than 4 GB of memory, db2support may
    record a negative value for "Total available virtual memory in
    bytes" in memusage.out, due to the known issue of
    GlobalMemoryStatus function.
    
    memusage.out
    ===============================================================
    Memory Usage Info
    
    Total available virtual memory in bytes         = -136343552
    ===============================================================
    

Local fix

  • Not available.
    

Problem summary

  • ****************************************************************
    * USERS AFFECTED:                                              *
    * All                                                          *
    ****************************************************************
    * PROBLEM DESCRIPTION:                                         *
    * See Error Description                                        *
    ****************************************************************
    * RECOMMENDATION:                                              *
    * Upgrade to Version 9.7 FixPack 7                             *
    ****************************************************************
    

Problem conclusion

  • Problem was first fixed in DB2 UDB Version 9.7 FixPack 7
    

Temporary fix

Comments

APAR Information

  • APAR number

    IC82295

  • 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

    2012-03-27

  • Closed date

    2012-10-30

  • Last modified date

    2012-10-30

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

    IC82263

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

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:
30 October 2012