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Job Watcher, Performance Explorer (PEX), and Disk Watcher PTFs for IBM i 7.3

Troubleshooting


Problem

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

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 7.3 PTF Supercede HIPER
MA47273 - Collecting PEX *PMCO events or using PowerVP could result in a partition crash with an SRC such as SRC6005121, SRCB6000334, or SRCB6000336, a job hang, a job loop or other unpredictable behavior.  It affects partitions running with cumulative PTF package 18025 - C8025730 or later. MF65320(1000) Yes
MA48282 - STRPEX, with PMCO events, may cause system to terminate MF67190 Not applicable Yes

Job Watcher

APAR 7.3 PTF Supercede HIPER
Incorrect file QAPYJWSTK FIELD STACK. SI62921(17061) No
Add SQE QRO Capture MF66613(1000) No

Disk Watcher

APAR 7.3 PTF Supercede HIPER
None

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Document Information

Modified date:
30 March 2020

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