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IT29992: CANCELLED JOBS ARE NOT ELIGIBLE FOR DELETION FROM VSNAP

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APAR status

  • Closed as program error.

Error description

  • Cancelling a job (SLA) at anytime leaves the data
    on vSnap resulting in snapshots that take space in
    storage.
    To verify this problem 1 - search for a VM or VM's
    in Manage Protection -> IBM Spectrum Protect Plus ->
    Restore Point Retention.
    If they show and are past the defined Retention of the SLA and
    2 - The SLA shows as cancelled in Jobs and Operation -> Job
    History for
    that specific date/time you could be seeing this apar.
    Versions affected: 10.1.X
    Keywords: TS002445915
    

Local fix

Problem summary

  • ****************************************************************
    * USERS AFFECTED:                                              *
    * IBM Spectrum Protect Plus level 10.1.3 and 10.1.4            *
    ****************************************************************
    * PROBLEM DESCRIPTION:                                         *
    * See ERROR DESCRIPTION                                        *
    ****************************************************************
    * RECOMMENDATION:                                              *
    * This problem is currently projected to be fixed IBM Spectrum *
    * Protect Plus level 10.1.5. Note that this is subject to      *
    * change at the discretion of IBM                              *
    ****************************************************************
    

Problem conclusion

  • This problem has been fixed by adding logic to condense out job
    sessions that are cancelled.
    

Temporary fix

Comments

APAR Information

  • APAR number

    IT29992

  • Reported component name

    SP PLUS

  • Reported component ID

    5737SPLUS

  • Reported release

    A13

  • Status

    CLOSED PER

  • PE

    NoPE

  • HIPER

    NoHIPER

  • Special Attention

    NoSpecatt / Xsystem

  • Submitted date

    2019-08-13

  • Closed date

    2019-09-12

  • Last modified date

    2019-09-12

  • 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

    SP PLUS

  • Fixed component ID

    5737SPLUS

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":"A13","Line of Business":{"code":"LOB26","label":"Storage"}}]

Document Information

Modified date:
30 January 2024