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IT25228: DB2 CLIENT CACHE FILE SRVLST.XML SIZE GROWS BY 6 BYTES EVERY TIME WHEN CONNECT TO PURESCALE.

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APAR status

  • Closed as program error.

Error description

  • DB2 client db cache file srvslst.xml grows every time when
    connected to pureScale.
    Every NEW connection will result in 6 bytes additional size to
    cache file by
    appending 2 new extra lines whenever the srvlst.xml file is
    updated.
    
    [cfgcache]$ ls -l srvrlst.xml
    
    rw-rw-rw 1 user1 db2adm 535 May 9 10:20 srvrlst.xml
    
    [ cfgcache]$ db2 connect to sample
    
    Database Connection Information
    
    Database server = DB2/LINUXX8664 11.1.3.3
    
    SQL authorization ID = newton
    
    Local database alias = F12RPTB
    
    [ cfgcache]$ db2 terminate
    
    DB20000I The TERMINATE command completed successfully.
    
    [ cfgcache]$ ls -l srvrlst.xml
    
    rw-rw-rw 1 user1 db2adm 541 May 9 10:20 srvrlst.xml
    
    [ cfgcache]$ db2 connect to F12RPT
    
    Database Connection Information
    
    Database server = DB2/LINUXX8664 11.1.3.3
    
    SQL authorization ID = newton
    
    Local database alias = F12RPTB
    
    [ cfgcache]$ db2 terminate
    
    DB20000I The TERMINATE command completed successfully.
    
    [ cfgcache]$ ls -l srvrlst.xml
    
    rw-rw-rw 1 user1 db2adm 547 May 9 10:20 srvrlst.xml
    

Local fix

  • N/A
    

Problem summary

  • ****************************************************************
    * USERS AFFECTED:                                              *
    * DB2 Client users connecting to purescale cluster             *
    ****************************************************************
    * PROBLEM DESCRIPTION:                                         *
    * See Error Description                                        *
    ****************************************************************
    * RECOMMENDATION:                                              *
    * Upgrade to DB2 version 11.1.4.4                              *
    ****************************************************************
    

Problem conclusion

  • DB2 V11.1 M4FP4 will contain the fix to this issue.
    

Temporary fix

Comments

APAR Information

  • APAR number

    IT25228

  • Reported component name

    DB2 CONNECT

  • Reported component ID

    DB2CONNCT

  • Reported release

    B10

  • Status

    CLOSED PER

  • PE

    NoPE

  • HIPER

    NoHIPER

  • Special Attention

    NoSpecatt / Xsystem

  • Submitted date

    2018-06-01

  • Closed date

    2018-09-21

  • Last modified date

    2018-09-21

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

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

Fix information

  • Fixed component name

    DB2 CONNECT

  • Fixed component ID

    DB2CONNCT

Applicable component levels

  • RB10 PSY

       UP

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Document Information

Modified date:
14 December 2020