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IT33415: IBM SPECTRUM PROTECT PLUS FILE SYSTEM PROTECTION WILL NOT SCALE BEYOND ONE MILLION FILES

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APAR status

  • Closed as program error.

Error description

  • IBM Spectrum Protect Plus File system protection memory
    consumption will not scale beyond one million files. Protecting
    more than one million files can cause unexpected behavior on
    your file server.
    

Local fix

Problem summary

  • ****************************************************************
    * USERS AFFECTED:                                              *
    * IBM Spectrum Protect Plus level 10.1.6                       *
    ****************************************************************
    * PROBLEM DESCRIPTION:                                         *
    * see Error Description                                        *
    ****************************************************************
    * RECOMMENDATION:                                              *
    * Apply fixing level when available. This problem is currently *
    * projected to be fixed IBM Spectrum Protect Plus level 10.1.6 *
    * ifix2 and 10.1.7. Note that this is subject to change at the *
    * discretion of IBM.                                           *
    ****************************************************************
    

Problem conclusion

  • This problem has been fixed so that the file system scanner was
    enhanced to use less memory.
    

Temporary fix

Comments

APAR Information

  • APAR number

    IT33415

  • Reported component name

    SP PLUS

  • Reported component ID

    5737SPLUS

  • Reported release

    A16

  • Status

    CLOSED PER

  • PE

    NoPE

  • HIPER

    NoHIPER

  • Special Attention

    NoSpecatt / Xsystem

  • Submitted date

    2020-07-02

  • Closed date

    2020-07-30

  • Last modified date

    2022-05-09

  • 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":"A16","Line of Business":{"code":"LOB26","label":"Storage"}}]

Document Information

Modified date:
31 January 2024