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JR26658: FAIL TO INSTALL V9 DB2 ON WINDOWS PLATFORMS WITH AN EXISTING V8 DB2 INSTALLED.

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APAR status

  • Closed as program error.

Error description

  • During v9 DB2 installation, install fails with failure in
    creating DB2 global registry (an error shows in the install
    log):
    
    
    1: ERROR:An error occurred while initializing the Profile
    Registry. The returnvalue is "-2029059760". Contact your
    technical service representative.
    
    
     The reason of failure is that an incorrect registry
    HKLM\SOFTWARE\IBM\DB2\InstalledCopies\DB2V8 was created by the
    installation of v9 info center on the system with v8 DB2
    installed.
    

Local fix

  • Remove the incorrect registry
    HKLM\SOFTWARE\IBM\DB2\InstalledCopies\DB2V8 from the system.
    

Problem summary

  • See error description.
    

Problem conclusion

  • First Fixed in DB2 Version 9.1 Fix Pack 5
    

Temporary fix

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APAR Information

  • APAR number

    JR26658

  • Reported component name

    DB2 UDB ESE WIN

  • Reported component ID

    5765F4101

  • Reported release

    910

  • Status

    CLOSED PER

  • PE

    NoPE

  • HIPER

    NoHIPER

  • Special Attention

    NoSpecatt

  • Submitted date

    2007-05-22

  • Closed date

    2008-10-15

  • Last modified date

    2008-10-15

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

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

    JR28798

Fix information

  • Fixed component name

    DB2 UDB ESE WIN

  • Fixed component ID

    5765F4101

Applicable component levels

  • R910 PSY

       UP

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Document Information

Modified date:
15 October 2008