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IT19722: EXECUTION OF INSTALLFIXPACK MAY FAIL BECAUSE THE COMMAND IS NOT ABLE TO DETECT IF DB2 LIBRARIES ARE STILL LOADED IN MEMORY.

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APAR status

  • Closed as program error.

Error description

  • Attempting to install a fix pack using the command
    (installFixPack -b /opt/ibm/db2/V10.5) may fail with the
    following error: Stopping DB2 Fault Monitor :.......Success 
    ERROR: The installFixPack command is not able to detect if there
    are any DB2
    libraries still loaded in memory in the current installation
    copy. Unload all
    DB2 libraries and re-issue the installFixPack command with the
    '-f db2lib'
    parameter. Note: All DB2 libraries must be unloaded before
    re-issuing the
    installFixPack command with the '-f db2lib' parameter,
    otherwise, some
    applications might not work properly and might need to be
    restarted to function
    properly against the updated DB2 instance.
    
    
    Preparing the system :.......Failure 
    

Local fix

  • Ensure the lsof executable is installed either in /usr/bin or
    /usr/sbin directory.
    

Problem summary

  • ****************************************************************
    * USERS AFFECTED:                                              *
    * ALL                                                          *
    ****************************************************************
    * PROBLEM DESCRIPTION:                                         *
    * See Error Description                                        *
    ****************************************************************
    * RECOMMENDATION:                                              *
    * Upgrade to DB2 11.1 Mod 2 Fix Pack 2 or higher               *
    ****************************************************************
    

Problem conclusion

  • First fixed in DB2 11.1 Mod 2 Fix Pack 2
    

Temporary fix

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APAR Information

  • APAR number

    IT19722

  • Reported component name

    DB2 FOR LUW

  • Reported component ID

    DB2FORLUW

  • Reported release

    B10

  • Status

    CLOSED PER

  • PE

    NoPE

  • HIPER

    NoHIPER

  • Special Attention

    NoSpecatt / Xsystem

  • Submitted date

    2017-03-15

  • Closed date

    2017-06-27

  • Last modified date

    2017-06-27

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

    IT19629

  • 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

[{"Business Unit":{"code":"BU053","label":"Cloud & Data Platform"},"Product":{"code":"SSEPGG","label":"DB2 for Linux- UNIX and Windows"},"Platform":[{"code":"PF025","label":"Platform Independent"}],"Version":"11.1","Line of Business":{"code":"LOB10","label":"Data and AI"}}]

Document Information

Modified date:
29 June 2020