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JR35249: On Information Server 8.1 AIX 64-bit, DATASTAGE 64BIT HASHED FILES OTHER THAN type 30 cannot grow LARGER THAN 2 GB.

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APAR status

  • Closed as program error.

Error description

  • DataStage 64bit Hashed files other than Type 30 cannot grow
    larger than 2 GB.
    

Local fix

Problem summary

  • ****************************************************************
    USERS AFFECTED:
    AIX 64bit platforms at release 8.1
    ****************************************************************
    PROBLEM DESCRIPTION:
    InformationServer static files larger than 2gig could not be
    read from or written to.
    Jobs abort when the file size reaches 2GB.
    ****************************************************************
    RECOMMENDATION:
    Upgrade to next release of InformationServer after 8.1.0.1 or
    the patch created for 8.1 AIX
    ****************************************************************
    

Problem conclusion

  • S 8.1 on AIX 64bit platform, modified 64bit os calls for AIX
    to allow read
    and write to/from static files that are larger than 2 gigabytes
    long.
    Parallel engine will  now read or write data to 64-bit static
    hashed files
    

Temporary fix

Comments

APAR Information

  • APAR number

    JR35249

  • Reported component name

    WIS DATASTAGE

  • Reported component ID

    5724Q36DS

  • Reported release

    810

  • Status

    CLOSED PER

  • PE

    NoPE

  • HIPER

    NoHIPER

  • Special Attention

    NoSpecatt

  • Submitted date

    2010-01-03

  • Closed date

    2010-02-23

  • Last modified date

    2011-06-14

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

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

Modules/Macros

  • SERVER
    

Fix information

  • Fixed component name

    WIS DATASTAGE

  • Fixed component ID

    5724Q36DS

Applicable component levels

  • R810 PSY

       UP

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Document Information

Modified date:
12 October 2021