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IV04481: UNABLE TO CHANGE FILESET NAMES WITH BFFCREATE APPLIES TO AIX 5300-11

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APAR status

  • Closed as program error.

Error description

  • Using the -c flag after the -d flag gives the following
    results:
    # pwd
    /tmp/ann
    # ls
    .toc         U838196.bff
    # bffcreate -d /tmp/ann -c
    0503-003 bffcreate:  The specified device /dev/rfd0 is
    not
    a valid device or file.
    

Local fix

  • Place the -c flag before the -d flag:
    # bffcreate -c -d /tmp/ann
    # ls
    .toc                       bos.rte.install.7.1.1.0.U
    #
    

Problem summary

  • Using the bffcreate "-c" option to change the name will fail
    

Problem conclusion

  • Terminate the c_flag command option appropriately for later
    processing.
    

Temporary fix

Comments

APAR Information

  • APAR number

    IV04481

  • Reported component name

    AIX 5.3

  • Reported component ID

    5765G0300

  • Reported release

    530

  • Status

    CLOSED PER

  • PE

    NoPE

  • HIPER

    NoHIPER

  • Submitted date

    2011-08-04

  • Closed date

    2011-08-04

  • Last modified date

    2013-04-16

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

    IV03732

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

Fix information

  • Fixed component name

    AIX 5.3

  • Fixed component ID

    5765G0300

Applicable component levels

  • R530 PSY U844883

       UP11/10/07 I 1000

PTF to Fileset Mapping

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Document Information

Modified date:
16 April 2013