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LI73135: SQL1084C SHOULD DESCRIBE SHMMAX AS THE POSSIBLE CAUSE OF THE ERROR MESSAGE

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APAR status

  • Closed as documentation error.

Error description

  • On LINUX platform, db2start may fail with SQL1084C using default
    SHMMAX OS kernel parameter
    because SHMMAX is not large enough for DB2 to get linear address
    space necessary to start DB2.
    The description for SQL1084C does not mention it.
    The description for SQL1084C should be changed to get user have
    a chance to check SHMMAX setting.
    

Local fix

  • Not available
    

Problem summary

  • Problem summary:
    
    The publication did not described the reason of SQL1084C caused
    by OS kernel parameter.
    It should be described in the publication.
    
    Problem description:
    
    On LINUX platform, db2start may fail with SQL1084C using default
    SHMMAX OS kernel parameter
    because SHMMAX is not large enough for DB2 to get linear address
    space necessary to start DB2.
    The description for SQL1084C does not mention it.
    The description for SQL1084C should be changed to get user have
    a chance to check SHMMAX setting.
    
    Users affected:
    
    User installing DB2 Server on LINUX platform
    

Problem conclusion

  • Publications:
    
    msql01084c.html
    

Temporary fix

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APAR Information

  • APAR number

    LI73135

  • Reported component name

    DB2 UDE ESE LIN

  • Reported component ID

    5765F4104

  • Reported release

    950

  • Status

    CLOSED DOC

  • PE

    NoPE

  • HIPER

    NoHIPER

  • Special Attention

    NoSpecatt

  • Submitted date

    2008-02-14

  • Closed date

    2008-08-27

  • Last modified date

    2008-08-27

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

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

    LI73183

Fix information

Applicable component levels

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Document Information

Modified date:
27 August 2008