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MA46376 - LIC-OTHER-SRCB6005121-UNPRED FAILURE ATTEMPTING TO EXTEND
PERMANENT DIRECTORY FOR IASP

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 APAR (Authorized Program Analysis Report)

Abstract

LIC-OTHER-SRCB6005121-UNPRED FAILURE ATTEMPTING TO EXTEND
PERMANENT DIRECTORY FOR IASP

Error Description

On a system where the Storage Management Permanent Directory    
for an IASP is at or near 20 GB in size, an attempt to extend  
the directory beyond 20 GB fails.                              
                                                               
SRC Word 1: B6005121 srcB6005121                                
SRC Word 3: 0002000D src0002000D                                
SRC Word 4: 00030002 src00030002                                
                                                               
Service Keywords:                                              
SmWritePageHeader                                              
SmExtendDirectory                                              

Problem Summary

****************************************************************
* PROBLEM: (MA46376) Licensed Program = 5770999 for i 7.2 and  *
*                                       i 7.3                  *
*           Crash/Hang Requiring an IPL to Recover             *
*            SRC B600 5121                                     *
****************************************************************
* USERS AFFECTED: All IBM i operating system IASP (Independent *
*                 Auxiliary Storage Pool) users.               *
****************************************************************
* RECOMMENDATION: Apply LIC PTF MF63622 for i 7.2.             *
*                 Apply LIC PTF MF63598 for i 7.3.             *
****************************************************************
On a system where the Storage Management Permanent Directory for
an IASP is at or near 20 GB in size, an attempt to extend the  
directory beyond 20 GB fails.                                  
                                                               
SRC Word 1: B6005121 srcB6005121                                
SRC Word 3: 0002000D src0002000D                                
SRC Word 4: 00030002 src00030002                                
                                                               
Service Keywords:                                              
SmWritePageHeader                                              
SmExtendDirectory                                              

Problem Conclusion

The problem is fixed.                                          

Temporary Fix

                       *********                                
                       * HIPER *                                
                       *********                                

Comments

Circumvention


PTFs Available

R720 MF63622 PTF Cover Letter   7290
R730 MF63598 PTF Cover Letter   7283

Affected Modules

         
         

Affected Publications

Summary Information

Status............................................ CLOSED PER
HIPER........................................... Yes
Component.................................. 9400DG300
Failing Module.......................... RCHMGR
Reported Release................... R730
Duplicate Of..............................




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Modified date:
28 October 2017