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PM29320: multitool syncreplica import fails on XDR decoding when system runs out of memory

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APAR status

  • Closed as program error.

Error description

  • execute+0x140 ()
    #18 0x60000000ef0307c0:0 in synctool_imp_impl+0x120 ()
    #19 0x60000000eef45e20:0 in ms_cmd_synctool_import+0xad0 ()
    #20 0x60000000eef46a20:0 in ms_cmd_synctool_sync_legacy+0x170 ()
    #21 0x60000000eef0cc70:0 in
    ms_cmd_syncreplica_transport_api_with_legacy_support+0xd50 ()
    #22 0x60000000eef1c5a0:0 in ms_cmd_syncreplica_import_cli+0x1480
    ()
    #23 0x60000000eef1e2e0:0 in ms_cmd_syncreplica_subr+0x2d0 ()
    #24 0x60000000eef1dfb0:0 in ms_cmd_syncreplica+0x170 ()
    #25 0x60000000c43dfea0:0 in ms_cmdsyn_syncreplica+0x4b80 ()
    #26 0x60000000c6ffed60:0 in cmdsyn_do_command+0x850 ()
    #27 0x60000000c6fff600:0 in cmdsyn_execv_dispatch+0x140 ()
    #28 0x60000000c3515c50:0 in tool_main+0x7f0 ()
    #29 0x4003790:0 in main+0xa10 ()
    
    
    Workaround:  None (unless more memory can be temporarily freed
    or added)
    

Local fix

Problem summary

  • ****************************************************************
    * USERS AFFECTED:                                              *
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    * PROBLEM DESCRIPTION:                                         *
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    * RECOMMENDATION:                                              *
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    when importing an oplog entry of a checked in DO with a huge
    CR tree,  multitool syncreplica import fails on XDR decoding
    when OS has no more available memory.
    

Problem conclusion

  • A fix is available in ClearCase versions 7.1.1.8, 7.1.2.5
    and 8.0.0.1
    

Temporary fix

Comments

APAR Information

  • APAR number

    PM29320

  • Reported component name

    CLRCASE MSITE U

  • Reported component ID

    5724G3201

  • Reported release

    701

  • Status

    CLOSED PER

  • PE

    NoPE

  • HIPER

    NoHIPER

  • Special Attention

    NoSpecatt

  • Submitted date

    2010-12-20

  • Closed date

    2011-12-16

  • Last modified date

    2011-12-16

  • 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

    CLRCASE MSITE U

  • Fixed component ID

    5724G3201

Applicable component levels

  • R701 PSN

       UP

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Document Information

Modified date:
16 December 2011