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MF99101 - LIC Base Function to Enable Technology Refresh

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Abstract

LIC Base Function to Enable Technology Refresh


Pre/Co-Requisite PTF / Fix List

REQ  LICENSED           PTF/FIX  LEVEL

TYPE PROGRAM  RELEASE   NUMBER   MIN/MAX  OPTION
---- -------- --------- -------  -------  ------
DIST 5770SS1  V7R2M0    SI53869   00/00    0000



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APAR Error Description / Circumvention

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This change provides base function to enable extensions for a
Technology Refresh.

CORRECTION FOR APAR 'MA43847' :
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Additional base function is provided in this PTF.

CIRCUMVENTION FOR APAR 'MA43847' :
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None.

DESCRIPTION OF PROBLEM FIXED FOR APAR 'MA43906' :
-------------------------------------------------
This change provides base function to enable extensions for a
Technology Refresh.

CORRECTION FOR APAR 'MA43906' :
-------------------------------
Additional base function is provided in this PTF.

CIRCUMVENTION FOR APAR 'MA43906' :
----------------------------------
None.

DESCRIPTION OF PROBLEM FIXED FOR APAR 'MA43909' :
-------------------------------------------------
This change provides base function to enable extensions for a
Technology Refresh.

CORRECTION FOR APAR 'MA43909' :
-------------------------------
Additional base function is provided in this PTF.

CIRCUMVENTION FOR APAR 'MA43909' :
----------------------------------
None.


Activation Instructions


None.




Special Instructions

Please ensure that you have a SAVSYS before applying this PTF.

Permanently apply any temporarily applied LIC PTFs on your partition
before applying this PTF.

This PTF must be permanently applied.

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THE FOLLOWING ARE SUPERSEDED SPECIAL INSTRUCTIONS. IF THE SUPERSEDED
PTF HAS ALREADY BEEN APPLIED AND ITS SPECIAL INSTRUCTION FOLLOWED,
IT IS NOT NECESSARY TO FOLLOW THAT SPECIAL INSTRUCTION AGAIN.
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SPECIAL INSTRUCTIONS FOR SUPERSEDED PTF MF58611:
================================================

This PTF is required to use disk drives in disk towers with feature
code 5786 or 5787. In addition, these disk drives cannot be used as
a load source unless the install media contains this PTF. If you
have a disk tower with feature code 5786 or 5787 and your system
IPLs to DST, then apply this PTF before completing the install.


Default Instructions

THIS IS A DELAYED PTF TO BE APPLIED AT IPL TIME.



Supersedes

PTF/FIX NO(S).  APAR TITLE LINE
--------------  ------------------------------------------------------------
   MF57860      LIC-OTHER-SRCB6005121-INCORROUT PARTITION CRASHES
   MF57690      LIC-UNPRED 1005 state
   MF57640      LIC-UNPRED Bus state
   MF58503      LIC-UNPRED RIO-G warning
   MF57768      LIC-OTHER-INCORROUT DLPAR add of virtual Fibre Channel
   MF57650      LIC-OTHER-INCORROUT DLPAR REMOVE OF VIRTUAL ADAPTER FAILS HS
   MF58726      LIC-INCORROUT 290A IOP in Failed state after DLPAR add
   MF58716      LIC-INCORROUT DLPAR Remove of VFC client adapter fails
   MF58716      LIC-INCORROUT Failed disk paths after adapter DLPAR remove/a
   MF58273      LIC-INCORROUT LOG ADDITIONAL INFO ON NPIV DISK FC INTERFACE
   MF58273      LIC-SRC6B253100-INCORROUT IOP REIPLED DURING TARGET RECOVERY
   MF57829      LIC-UNPRED Tolerate NULL header buffer on addDataDescriptor
   MF58270      LIC-INCORROUT DLPAR REMOVE VFC CLIENT ADAPTER FAILS
   MF58177      LIC-INCORROUT VL4E000009 WHEN REMOVING VIRTUAL FIBRE CHANNEL
   MF57618      LIC-INCORROUT VIRTUAL FIBRE CHANNEL CLIENT ADAPTER FAILS
   MF58246      OSP-OTHER-INCORROUT Base Function to Enable Future Extension
   MF57812      OSP-OTHER-INCORROUT Base Function to Enable Future Extension
   MF58096      LIC Route Io requests  to the correct queues forprocessing.
   MF57644      LIC-UNPRED Remove bus
   MF58433      LIC-INCORROUT MSD Data transfer error at 99% complete
   MF58161      LIC-INCORROUT msdscan macro has ended abnormally.
   MF57921      LIC-INCORROUT CPYTOMSD fails when file less than 16M
   MF57819      LIC-INCORROUT MSD Hypervisor data size incorrect
   MF57726      LIC-INCORROUT MSD IPL status screen is not shown
   MF58617      LIC-MEDIA-OPT UDF file system goes READ ONLY on IOA IPL
   MF58527      LIC-MEDIA-OPT USB3 IOA requires memory alignment
   MF58308      LIC-MEDIA-OPT Improved FFDC
   MF58134      LIC-MEDIA-OPT IPL Progress SRC for NFS IPL
   MF57757      LIC-MEDIA-OPT Prepare for future function
   MF58071      LIC-INCORROUT Base Enablement For Future Extension
   MF58390      OSP-INCORROUT Base Function to Enable Future Extensions
   MF57993      OSP-INCORROUT Base Function to Enable Future Extensions
   MF57633      OSP-INCORROUT Base Function to Enable Future Extensions
   MF57641      OSP-INCORROUT Base Function to Enable Future Extensions
   MF57632      OSP-INCORROUT Base Function to Enable Future Extensions
   MF58008      OSP-INCORROUT Base Function to Enable Future Extensions
   MF57711      OSP-INCORROUT Base Function to Enable Future Extensions
   MF58611      LIC-DISK-UNPRED Internal disk drives may fail during IPL
   MF58474      LIC-INCORROUT Base Function to Enable Future Extentions
   MF58468      LIC-DISK-OTHER-INCORROUT MISSING DISK PATHS
   MF58392      LIC-OTHER-SRCB6000103-INCORROUT FAILURE DURING ADD OF MULTI
   MF58320      LIC-DISK-UNPRED System with internal disk drives hangs.
   MF58277      LIC-DISK-UNPRED Missing Disk unit after ending replication.
   MF58222      LIC-DISK-UNPRED System hang after DS8000 failure
   MF58216      LIC-DISK-UNPRED STRNETINS *NORMAL hangs
   MF58104      LIC-DISK-UNPRED Incorrect number of disk paths indicated
   MF58104      LIC-DISK-UNPRED Display Disk Path status panel not correct
   MF58054      LIC-DISK-UNPRED System does not recover after DS8000 outage
   MF58054      LIC-DISK-UNPRED Disk drive fails to report in
   MF58054      LIC-DISK-UNPRED Main Storage Dump copy to ASP fails to compl
   MF58022      LIC-DISK-OTHER-UNPRED FFF4 logged unexpectedly for external
   MF58022      LIC-DISK-UNPRED 2107 FFF4 errors logged in PAL
   MF57996      LIC-DISK-OTHER-INCORROUT-DISK-D/T6B22 model 055 devices may
   MF57973      LIC-DISK-OTHER-UNPRED reset/reload of adapter during error r
   MF57911      LIC-DISK-UNPRED System hang with DS8000 DASD attached.
   MF57911      LIC-DISK-UNPRED Disk unit missing at IPL
   MF57911      LIC-DISK-UNPRED Errors logged when resuming DS8000 replicati
   MF57874      LIC-DISK Partition hangs after fiber channel error
   MF57874      LIC-DISK-UNPRED DS8000 Metro Mirror state change not handled
   MF57803      LIC-DISK-UNPRED DS8000 Metro Mirror state not correct.
   MF57803      LIC-DISK-UNPRED Disk path error not handled correctly
   MF57803      LIC-DISK-UNPRED New resource names for DS8000 disk
   MF57772      LIC-DISK-OTHER-INCORROUT Sector I/O may not read/write the c
   MF57764      LIC-DISK-UNPRED DS8000 Metro Mirror state not recognized aft
   MF57669      LIC-DISK-UNPRED DS8000 Metro Mirror relationship not detecte
   MF57669      LIC-DISK-OTHER-INCORROUT Unable to initialize/format disk un
   MF57628      LIC-DISK-OTHER-INCORROUT-DISK V7K 8Gb Link Failure causes I/
   MF57629      LIC-DISK-OTHER-INCORROUT-DISK Disks report improperly after
   MF57629      LIC-DISK-OTHER-INCORROUT-DISK Path to a disk has a status of
   MF58016      LIC-DISK-OTHER-UNPRED Extend support for existing disk drive
   MF58704      LIC-INCORROUT Base Function to Enable Future Extensions
   MF58460      LIC-OTHER-UNPRED Extensions to support future function
   MF58440      LIC-OTHER-UNPRED Extensions to support future function
   MF58382      LIC-OTHER-UNPRED Extensions to support future function
   MF58368      LIC-OTHER-UNPRED Extensions to support future function
   MF58347      LIC-OTHER-UNPRED Extensions to support future function
   MF58135      LIC-OTHER-UNPRED Extensions to support future function
   MF58103      LIC-OTHER-UNPRED Extensions to support future function
   MF58035      LIC-OTHER-UNPRED Extensions to support future function
   MF57936      LIC-OTHER-UNPRED Future Hardware Preparation
   MF57765      LIC-OTHER-UNPRED Extensions to support future function
   MF57969      LIC-OTHER-UNPRED Extensions to support future function
   MF57917      LIC-OTHER-UNPRED Extensions to support future function
   MF57696      LIC-OTHER-UNPRED Extensions to support future function
   MF57813      LIC-OTHER-INCORROUT D/T5774 and D/T577D may generate 57xx830
   MF58765      LIC-OTHER-UNPRED D/T577F I/O Error Recovery Path
   MF58656      LIC-OTHER-SRC58F88301-INCORROUT
   MF58561      LIC INCORROUT Unexpected D/T577F 8150 or 8300
   MF58337      LIC-OTHER-UNPRED Extensions to support future function
   MF58138      LIC-OTHER-UNPRED Extensions to support future function
   MF57968      LIC-OTHER-UNPRED Future Hardware Preparation
   MF57935      LIC-OTHER-UNPRED Future Hardware Preparation
   MF57833      LIC-OTHER-UNPRED Future Hardware Preparation
   MF57810      LIC-INCORROUT Extensions to support future function
   MF57709      LIC-OTHER-UNPRED Extensions to support future function
   MF58000      OSP-OTHER-INCORROUT Base Function to Enable Future Extension
   MF57743      OSP-OTHER-INCORROUT Base Function to Enable Future Extension
   MF57715      LIC-OTHER-UNPRED Extensions to support future function
   MF58509      LIC-OTHER-D/T576B-PERFM AFTER APPLYING MF99008
   MF58556      LIC INCORROUT Unexpected D/T577F 8150
   MF58494      LIC INCORROUT Unexpected D/T577F 8150
   MF58441      LIC-OTHER-UNPRED Future Hardware Preparation
   MF58274      LIC-OTHER-UNPRED Future Hardware Preparation
   MF58271      LIC-OTHER-UNPRED Future Hardware Preparation
   MF58229      LIC-OTHER-UNPRED Future Hardware Preparation
   MF58210      LIC-OTHER-UNPRED Future Hardware Preparation
   MF58043      LIC-OTHER-UNPRED Future Hardware Preparation
   MF57925      LIC-OTHER-UNPRED Future Hardware Preparation
   MF57721      LIC-OTHER-UNPRED Future Hardware Preparation
   MF58002      OSP-OTHER-INCORROUT Base Function to Enable Future Extension
   MF57817      OSP-OTHER-INCORROUT Base Function to Enable Future Extension
   MF58445      LIC-OTHER-SRCB6000103-UNPRED SYSTEM HALT DURING NORMAL OPERA
   MF58628      LIC Base Function to Enable Extensions OPCN
   MF58627      LIC-MEDIA-OTHER-SRC58F8XXXX-INCORROUT
   MF58607      LIC-DISK-OTHER-SRC2145FFF4-UNPRED
   MF58541      LIC-MEDIA-OTHER-SRC58F9XXXX-INCORROUT
   MF58510      LIC-OTHER-SRCB6006983-INCORROUT
   MF58436      LIC Base Function to Enable Extensions OPCN
   MF58374      LIC-OTHER-SRCB7XXXXXX-INCORROUT
   MF58362      LIC-MEDIA-OPT-SRC63B8CFF4-INCORROUT-DISK-D/T63B8
   MF58117      LIC-INCORROUT STS start changed
   MF58052      LIC-DISK-OTHER-INCORROUT
   MF57958      LIC-INCORROUT STS LAN adapter changed.
   MF57754      LIC-INCORROUT Ops console LAN IPL progress steps not shown
   MF57735      LIC-DISK-OTHER-SRC58B8XXXX-INCORROUT-DISK-D/T58B8
   MF57706      LIC-OTHER-SRC577FXXXX-INCORROUT
   MF58789      LIC-WAIT XSM Geographic Mirroring may hang during suspend pr
   MF58786      LIC-OTHER-WAIT iasp vary off hangs after dasd susbsystem fai
   MF58784      LIC-OTHER-SRCB6000305-UNPRED on geo-mirroring target
   MF58694      LIC SRCB6005121 after IASP vary off.
   MF58109      LIC Main Store Pool adjustments do not complete.
   MF57680      LIC-LOOP System hang during normal operations.
   MF58655      LIC-INCORROUT Display ASP Status
   MF58543      LIC-IPL-UNPRED with 4160 byte sector load source
   MF58506      LIC Remove spin lock to improve performance.
   MF58461      LIC-OTHER-UNPRED
   MF58394      LIC-OTHER-SRCB6005121
   MF58359      LIC-OTHER
   MF58293      LIC-OTHER-UNPRED
   MF57835      LIC-LOOP System hang during normal operations.
   MF57991      OSP-INCORROUT GEOGRAPHIC MIRRORING SUSPENDED. CANNOT RESUME.
   MF57991      LIC-INCORROUT Simultaneous varyoff and geomirror autoresume
   MF58178      LIC-OTHER-UNPRED
   MF58095      IPL-SRCB6005121-INCORROUT
   MF58055      LIC-Other-Unpred
   MF57871      LIC Correct unresolved reference.
   MF57901      LIC-OTHER-WAIT
   MF57880      LIC Limit the number of static paging tasks.
   MF57807      LIC-SRCB6005121 after IASP vary off.
   MF57881      LIC-OTHER-UNPRED
   MF57683      LIC SRCB6000103 during IPL
   MF57672      LIC system slowdown, high CPU during normal operations.
   MF57727      LIC-INSTALL-OTHER-UNPRED
   MF58098      LIC Base Function to Enable Extensions D/A/D

Summary Information

System..............................i
Models..............................
Release.............................V7R2M0
Licensed Program...............5770999
APAR Fixed..........................View details for APAR MA43847
View details for APAR MA43906
View details for APAR MA43909
Superseded by:......................View fix details for PTF MF99109
Recompile...........................N
Library.............................QSYS
MRI Feature ........................NONE
Cum Level...........................C4276720


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Modified date:
22 September 2014