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IV49696: MODIFIED EMGR TO CORRECT EFIX STATE WHEN INSTALLED INSIDE WPAR APPLIES TO AIX 7100-03

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APAR status

  • Closed as program error.

Error description

  • When installing an efix requiring a reboot and/or rebuild
    inside a workload partition, errors may occur and the efix will
    be stuck in the 'Q' state.
    

Local fix

Problem summary

  • When installing an efix requiring a reboot and/or rebuild
    inside a workload partition, errors may occur and the efix will
    be stuck in the 'Q' state.
    

Problem conclusion

  • Modified the emgr script to check if the install is happening
    inside a workload partition and create the correct inittab
    entry to change the state of the efix from 'Q' to 'S'.
    

Temporary fix

Comments

  • 6100-09 - use AIX APAR IV48772
    7100-03 - use AIX APAR IV49696
    

APAR Information

  • APAR number

    IV49696

  • Reported component name

    AIX V7.1

  • Reported component ID

    5765H4000

  • Reported release

    710

  • Status

    CLOSED PER

  • PE

    NoPE

  • HIPER

    NoHIPER

  • Submitted date

    2013-09-19

  • Closed date

    2013-09-19

  • Last modified date

    2014-05-22

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

    IV48772

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

Fix information

  • Fixed component name

    AIX V7.1

  • Fixed component ID

    5765H4000

Applicable component levels

  • R710 PSY U853961

       UP14/05/22 I 1000

PTF to Fileset Mapping

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Document Information

Modified date:
22 May 2014