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LI73377: IF YOU SOURCED THE DB2 INSTANCE ENVIRONMENT IN ROOT, THE DB2IMIG R, DB2ICRT, AND OTHER DB2 INSTANCE COMMANDS MIGHT FAIL.

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APAR status

  • Closed as program error.

Error description

  • On Linux and UNIX operating systems, if you login as root and
    you source the DB2 instance environment for the root user,
    issuing the db2imigr, db2icrt, db2iupdt and other instance
    commands might fail and return an error.
    .
    If you received the one of the following errors, sourcing the
    DB2 instance environment might be the cause for the problem:
    
    - DBI1055E The message file db2install.cat cannot be found
    - DBI1082E The file or directory file-name already exists
    

Local fix

  • To avoid possible errors with of the instance commands,
    do not source the DB2 instance environment for the root user.
    

Problem summary

  • IF THE DB2 INSTANCE ENVIRONMENT IS SOURCED AS THE ROOT USERID,
    THE DB2IMIGR, DB2ICRT, AND OTHER DB2 INSTANCE COMMANDS MIGHT
    FAIL.
    

Problem conclusion

  • First fixed in DB2 UDB Version 9.1 FixPak 6
    

Temporary fix

Comments

APAR Information

  • APAR number

    LI73377

  • Reported component name

    DB2 UDE ESE LIN

  • Reported component ID

    5765F4104

  • Reported release

    910

  • Status

    CLOSED PER

  • PE

    NoPE

  • HIPER

    NoHIPER

  • Special Attention

    NoSpecatt

  • Submitted date

    2008-04-23

  • Closed date

    2008-11-10

  • Last modified date

    2008-11-11

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

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

Fix information

  • Fixed component name

    DB2 UDE ESE LIN

  • Fixed component ID

    5765F4104

Applicable component levels

  • R910 PSY

       UP

  • R810 PSN

       UP

  • R820 PSN

       UP

  • R950 PSN

       UP

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Document Information

Modified date:
15 October 2021