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IT23891: IBM SPECTRUM PROTECT PLUS VADP SUPPORTED OS'S NEED TO BE DOCUMENTED.

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APAR status

  • Closed as documentation error.

Error description

  • The IBM Spectrum Protect Plus documentation does
    not accurately reflect the support operating systems.
    The current documentation states the following for
    supported VADP proxies.
    This feature has been tested only for SUSE Linux
    Enterprise Server and Red Hat environments. It is
    supported only in 64-bit quad core configurations with
     a minimum kernel of 2.6.32.
    The documentation will be updated to reflect the
    following supported operating systems:
    This feature is supported only in 64-bit quad core
    configurations in the following Linux environments:
    - Red Hat Enterprise Linux 6, Fix Pack 4 or later
    - Red Hat Enterprise Linux 7, all updates are supported
    - SUSE Linux Enterprise Server 12, all updates are
    supported
    Initial impact: Low
    Versions affected: 10.1.0
    

Local fix

Problem summary

  • ****************************************************************
    * USERS AFFECTED:                                              *
    * IBM Spectrum Protect Plus levels 10.1.0.*                    *
    ****************************************************************
    * PROBLEM DESCRIPTION:                                         *
    * See ERROR DESCRIPTION                                        *
    ****************************************************************
    * RECOMMENDATION:                                              *
    * Apply fixing level when available. This problem is currently *
    * projected to be fixed in level 10.1.1. Note that this is     *
    * subject to change at the discretion of IBM.                  *
    ****************************************************************
    

Problem conclusion

  • Documentation was updated to reflect the supported Linux
    platforms for the VADP proxy.
    

Temporary fix

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APAR Information

  • APAR number

    IT23891

  • Reported component name

    SP PLUS

  • Reported component ID

    5737SPLUS

  • Reported release

    A10

  • Status

    CLOSED DOC

  • PE

    NoPE

  • HIPER

    NoHIPER

  • Special Attention

    NoSpecatt / Xsystem

  • Submitted date

    2018-01-30

  • Closed date

    2018-03-01

  • Last modified date

    2018-03-01

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Fix information

Applicable component levels

[{"Business Unit":{"code":"BU058","label":"IBM Infrastructure w\/TPS"},"Product":{"code":"SSNQFQ","label":"IBM Spectrum Protect Plus"},"Platform":[{"code":"PF025","label":"Platform Independent"}],"Version":"A10","Line of Business":{"code":"LOB26","label":"Storage"}}]

Document Information

Modified date:
30 January 2024