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OA55394: WHEN THE SUM, FREQ, AND SUMCOUNT COUNTERS EXCEED SLIGHTLY MORE THAN 2 BILLION RECORDS, INCORRECT DATA IS OBSERVED

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APAR status

  • Closed as program error.

Error description

  • When a counter in a report exceeds approximately 2 billion,
    incorrect output is observed (blanks, question marks, or bad
    counts).
    
    Counters for SUM, FREQ, and SUMCOUNT in CKR8Z196 will be updated
    to be 64-bit counters
    

Local fix

  • N/A
    

Problem summary

  • ****************************************************************
    * USERS AFFECTED: Users of zSecure Admin/Audit processing      *
    *                 extra large amounts of SMF data in 64-bit    *
    *                 mode.                                        *
    ****************************************************************
    * PROBLEM DESCRIPTION: zSecure Admin/Audit reports statistics  *
    *                      incorrectly (with a question mark) in   *
    *                      cases where their values exceed 2       *
    *                      billion.                                *
    ****************************************************************
    * RECOMMENDATION: Apply the PTF provided and review the        *
    *                 incompatibility statement provided by the    *
    *                 APAR tracking comment data.                  *
    ****************************************************************
    When a statistics value (SUM, FREQ, AND/OR SUMCOUNT) exceeds 2
    billion, the zSecure Admin/Audit displays incorrect values for
    these statistics in 64-bit mode.
    

Problem conclusion

  • zSecure Admin/Audit has been modified so that SUM, FREQ, AND
    SUMCOUNT statistics produce correct results for values exceeding
    2 billion. Please review the incompatibility statement provided
    by the APAR tracking comment data.
    

Temporary fix

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APAR Information

  • APAR number

    OA55394

  • Reported component name

    ZSEC BASE,ADMIN

  • Reported component ID

    5655T0100

  • Reported release

    221

  • Status

    CLOSED PER

  • PE

    NoPE

  • HIPER

    NoHIPER

  • Special Attention

    NoSpecatt / Xsystem

  • Submitted date

    2018-05-01

  • Closed date

    2018-06-21

  • Last modified date

    2018-07-02

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

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

    OA55680 UA96613 UA96614

Modules/Macros

  • CKAAU    CKAOUCMP CKAOUCSM CKAOUDSN CKAOUIOA CKAOUTRU CKASEND
    CKASMFI  CKASMRD  CKGIFMT  CKRCARL@ CKRCFS   CKRCFSU  CKRCFV
    CKRCIB   CKRCOMP  CKRDBGS  CKRDIXB  CKRFMT   CKRINEC  CKRINLT
    CKRINP@  CKRINPM  CKRINPZ  CKRINSU  CKRLINI3 CKRLKUV  CKRMAIN
    CKRNVSAM CKROUACC CKROULST CKROUNIT CKROUPUT CKROURPT CKROUTYP
    CKRPPROF CKRPRLST CKRPRTR  CKRSMRY  CKRSTORE CKRXINIT CKRXLKUP
    GKRAU    GKRCARL@ GKRCFS   GKRCFSU  GKRCFV   GKRCIB   GKRCOMP
    GKRDBGS  GKRDIXB  GKRFMT   GKRINEC  GKRINLT  GKRINP@  GKRINPM
    GKRINPZ  GKRINSU  GKRLINI3 GKRLKUV  GKRMAIN  GKRNVSAM GKROUACC
    GKROUCMP GKROUCSM GKROUDSN GKROUIOA GKROULST GKROUNIT GKROUPUT
    GKROURPT GKROUTRU GKROUTYP GKRPPROF GKRPRLST GKRPRTR  GKRSEND
    GKRSMFI  GKRSMRD  GKRSMRY  GKRSTORE GKRXINIT GKRXLKUP
    

Fix information

  • Fixed component name

    ZSEC BASE,ADMIN

  • Fixed component ID

    5655T0100

Applicable component levels

  • R221 PSY UA96614

       UP18/06/26 P F806

  • R230 PSY UA96613

       UP18/06/26 P F806

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Document Information

Modified date:
02 July 2018