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Job Watcher, Performance Explorer (PEX), and Disk Watcher PTFs for IBM i 6.1 and 6.1.1

Troubleshooting


Problem

This document provides a list of PTFs that are required to correct defects found in Job Watcher, Performance Explorer (PEX), and Disk Watcher.

Resolving The Problem

In addition to general PTF maintenance, the following PTFs are required to correct defects found in Job Watcher, Performance Explorer (PEX), and Disk Watcher. These PTFs are for both IBM iDoctor for i and the functions found in the base operating system.

If using iDoctor, ensure you have the PTFs listed in the Required PTF column next to the Install Image you downloaded.

http://public.dhe.ibm.com/services/us/igsc/idoctor/html/ptfs.html


Next to the PTF number, you will see (xxxx), which represents the Cumulative PTF level. (1000) is not yet on a cumulative PTF package.

See the iDoctor website for the client level and server build date.

http://public.dhe.ibm.com/services/us/igsc/idoctor/html/downloadOptions.html


Performance Explorer (PEX)

APAR R610 Original PTF R610 Latest Supersede R611 Original PTF R611 Latest Supersede HIPER
MA36478 - SRCB6005121-UNPRED RUNNING A PEX TRACE ON RESIDENT HEAP EVT MF44428 (8288) MF52439 (12122) Not applicable Not applicable N
MA36600 - INCORROUT PEX STATISTICS HIERARCHICAL MODE DATA MF44646 (8365) MF50970 (11102) Not applicable Not applicable N
SE32690 - INCORROUT PERFORMANCE COLLECTION TIMES WITHIN THE IBM SYSTEMS DIRECTOR NAVIGATOR'S PERFORMANCE "COLLECTIONS TASK SI31078 (8288) Not applicable SI31078 (8288) Not applicable N
MA37138 - SRCB6000103 RUNNING SAVE WHILE ACTIVE AND PEX TRACE MF45605 (8365) Not applicable Not applicable Not applicable Y
MA37158 - INCORROUT PEX CPU SWITCH EVENT DATA MF45586 (9279) MF52439 (12122) Not applicable Not applicable N
MA37400 - MODULE INFO REQUESTS IN TPROF REPORTS Missing MF46013 (9279) Not applicable Not applicable Not applicable N
MA37751 - INCORROUT TERASPACE ADDRESSES NOT IN PEX TRACE RECORDS FOR STORAGE EVENTS MF46674 (9279) Not applicable Not applicable Not applicable N
MA38081 - SRCB6000103 PEX TRACE TASKSWTOUTQ & PMCO FORMAT2 EVENTS MF47318 (9279) Not applicable MF47319 (9279) Not applicable Y
SE34463 - PEX DATA IN FILE QAYPEIAD IS INCORRECT SI32515 (10215) SI46239 (1000) SI32515 (10215) SI46239 (1000) N
MA37751 - TERASPACE ADDRESSES NOT IN PEX TRACE RECORDS FOR STORAGE EVENTS MF46674 (9279) Not applicable Not applicable Not applicable N
MA38741 - ENDPEX TWICE TO SAME PEX COLLECTION CAUSED B6005121 MF48535 (10215) Not applicable MF48694 (10215) Not applicable Y
MA38380 - PERFORMANCE OBJECTS in *MACHINE POOL MF47811 (10215) MF49587 (10215) MF47810 (10215) MF52405 (11102) Y
MA39877 - -LOOP MACH POOL STORAGE EXHAUSTED WHEN PEX ACTIVE MF50970 (11102) Not applicable MF50971 (11102) Not applicable Y
MA40125 - PEX PMCO FORMAT4 EVENT SUPPORT - ENDPEX IMPROVE PROCESSING TIME. MF51516 (11102) MF52439 (12122) MF51515 (11102) MF54419 (12122) N
SE45975 - PEX INTERNAL DATA SI41991 (11102) SI46239 (12305) SI41991 (11102) SI46239 (12305) N
MA39545 - PDC WORKLOAD CAPPING SUPPORT Not applicable Not applicable MF51769 (11102) MF54419 (12122) N
MA41484 - PDC IS TOUCHING AN MMIO ADDRESS RANGETHAT CAUSED SRCA6XX0266 MF54381 (12122) Not applicable MF54368 (12122) Not applicable Y
MA41481 - MSGCPFAF02 DURING ENDPEX or CRTPEXDTA MF54372 (12122) MF56321 (1000) MF54373 (12122) MF56320 (1000) Y
MA40450 - MORE STACK FRAMES FOR HEAP EVENTS MF52439 (12122) Not applicable MF52448 (11256) MF54419 (12122) N
SE47866 - CRTPEXDTA ENHANCEMENTS SI43493 (12122) SI46239 (12305) SI43493 (12122) SI46239 (12305) N
MA41529 - ENDPEX REDUCE INVALID ADDRESS PAGE FAULTS Not applicable Not applicable MF54419 (12122) Not applicable N
SE49361 - PRTPEXRPT TRUNCATES CYCLES PER INSTRUCTION SI44648 (12305) SI46239 (12305) SI44648 (12305) SI46239 (12305) N
MA41936 - NEW FORMAT CHECKING WHEN RUNNING PEX REPORTS MF55512 (12305) Not applicable MF55380 (12305) Not applicable N
MA44091 - THE PERFORMANCE EXPLORER LCKEVT TRACE EVENT MAY BE MISSING OBJECT ADDRESS MF59157
(1000)
Not
applicable
MF59158
(1000)
Not
applicable
N
MA44190 - DEADLOCK OF RMDELETETASK AND QYPSPFRCOL JOB MF59460
(1000)
Not
applicable
MF59458
(1000)
Not
applicable
Y
SE61966 - CHGPEXDFN HAS BEEN CHANGED SO THAT IT DOES NOT CHANGE INTERNAL PEX DEFINITIONS. SI56927 (1000) Not applicable Not applicable Not applicable N


Note: If a PEX trace will be collected containing *PMCO events (applies to most of the iDoctor trace analyses) and the hardware is P7, then server firmware Ax730_078 is required. You should refer to the following URL for more information.
http://www-912.ibm.com/s_dir/slkbase.nsf/ibmscdirect/E58D7BBF0EAC9A2786256EAD005F54D8


Job Watcher

 

 

APAR R610 Original PTF R610 Latest Supersede R611 Original PTF R611 Latest Supersede HIPER
MA36091 - SRCB6000302-UNPRED Stack Corruption collecting Socket information MF43747 (8127) MF51454 (11102) Not applicable Not applicable Y
SE31391 - INCORROUT Job Watcher - IBM Technology for Java data SI30037 (8064) SI44916 (12122) SI30037 (8064) SI44916 (12122) N
SE31392 - CPD0020-T/QC2SYS APOSTROPHES in Job Watcher and Disk Watcher SI30037 (8064) SI44916 (12122) SI30037 (8064) SI44916 (12122) N
SE32275 - MCH3601-T/QDBFEOD in Job Watcher and Disk Watcher SI30723 (8127) SI44916 (12122) SI30723 (8127) SI44916 (12122) N
SE30215 - Cannot start multiple *GEN Job Watcher SI28975 (7355) SI44916 (12122) SI28975 (7355) SI44916 (12122) N
SE30471 - Job Watcher and Disk Watcher Definition Names incorrect SI29216 (7355) SI31078 (8288) SI29216 (7355) SI31078 (8288) N
SE32690 - INCORROUT Performance collection times within the IBM Systems Director Navigator's Performance "Collections" task SI31078 (8288) Not applicable SI31078 (8288) Not applicable N
SE33629 - INCORROUT Job Watcher J9 Threads SI31852 (10047) SI44916 (12122) SI31852 (10047) SI44916 (12122) N
SE41641 - JOB WATCHER DOES NOT COLLECT SQL DATA SI38423 (10215) SI44916 (12122) SI38423 (10215) SI44916 (12122) N
SE44656 - MSGMCH0601-F/QPYJWSQLP JOB WATCHER ERROR SQL DATA SI40904 (11102) SI44916 (12122) SI40904 (1000) SI44916 (12122) N
SE45122 - JOB WATCHER COLLECTING SQL DATA CAUSES TIMEOUT SI41339 (11102) SI44916 (12122) SI41339 (11102) SI44916 (12122) N
MA40076 - JOB WATCHER SUPPORT FOR SERVER MODE JOBS MF51454 (11102) Not applicable MF51348 (11256) MF51843 (11256) N
SE47224 - JOB WATCHER SQL data collection improvements SI42955 (12122) SI44916 (12122) SI42955 (12122) SI44916 (12122) N
SE46930 - MCH6902-T/QPYJWSQL Job Watcher Error SQL data SI42726 (11256) SI44916 (12122) SI42726 (11256) SI44916 (12122) N
SE49667 - Job Watcher uses high amounts of temporary storage SI44916 (12122) Not applicable SI44916 (12122) Not applicable N
MA40977 - JOB WATCHER ACTIVATION GROUP INFORMATION MF53206 (12122) Not applicable MF53250 (11256)) Not applicable N

 


Disk Watcher

 

 

 

 

 

APAR R610 Original PTF R610 Latest Supersede R611 Original PTF R611 Latest Supersede HIPER
SE31392 - CPD0020-T/QC2SYS Apostrophes in Disk Watcher and Job Watcher SI30037 (8064) SI44916 (12122) SI30037 (8064) SI44916 (12122) N
SE32275 - MCH3601-T/QDBFEOD in Disk Watcher and Job Watcher SI30723 (8127) SI44916 (12122) SI30723 (8127) SI44916 (12122) N
MA36173 - STRDW Object resolution data missed MF43974 (8127) MF54077 (12122) Not applicable Not applicable N
SE30579 - INCORROUT Disk Watcher small intervals SI29349 (7355) SI44916 (12122) SI29349 (7355) SI44916 (12122) N
SE31896 - STRDW command default value of Hardware file SI30482 (8064) Not applicable SI30482 (8064) Not applicable N
SE31390 - INCORROUT Disk Watcher ENDCOL *DASDMB SI30037 (8064) SI44916 (12122) SI30037 (8064) SI44916 (12122) N
SE30471 - Disk Watcher and Job Watcher Definition Names incorrect SI29216 (7355) SI31078 (8288) SI29216 (7355) SI31078 (8288) N
SE32690 - INCORROUT Performance collection times within the IBM Systems Director Navigator's Performance "Collections" task SI31078 (8288) Not applicable SI31078 (8288) Not applicable N
MA37165 - Disk Watcher is missing stats records MF45601 (9111) MF54077 (12122) Not applicable Not applicable N
MA37332 - B6005121 DURING DISKWATCHER MF45907 (9111) MF55822(1000) Not applicable Not applicable N
SE30608 - MCH0601-T/QPYSTRDW WHEN RUNNING ADDDWDFN SI29371 (7355) SI44916 (12122) SI29371 (7355) SI44916 (12122) N
SE35015 - Disk Watcher missing stats data SI33035 (9279) SI44916 (12122) SI33035 (9279) SI44916 (12122) N
MA37821 - Disk Watcher indicator left on MF46771 (0047) MF54077 (12122) MF46981 (9279) MF54078 (12122) N
MA41323 - SRCB6005121-UNPRED DISKWATCHER MF54077 (12122) Not applicable MF54078 (12122) Not applicable Y
MA43730 - SRCB6000302 MF58559   MF58558   Y

 

 

Internal Use Only

I5/OS (5761SS100)

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Historical Number

484379408

Document Information

Modified date:
11 November 2019

UID

nas8N1013727