IBM Support

MF51608 - LIC-MEDIA-TAPE Improved Robotic ERP

PTF Cover Letter


PTF ( Program Temporary Fixes ) Cover letter


Order this fix

Abstract

LIC-MEDIA-TAPE Improved Robotic ERP


Pre/Co-Requisite PTF / Fix List

REQ  LICENSED      PTF/FIX  LEVEL

TYPE PROGRAM  REL  NUMBER   MIN/MAX  OPTION
---- -------- ---  -------  -------  ------
CO   5770999  710  MF50572   00/00    0000
CO   5770999  710  MF49566   00/00    0000



NOTICE:
-------
Application of this PTF may disable or render ineffective programs that
use system memory addresses not generated by the IBM translator,
including programs that circumvent control technology designed to limit
interactive capacity to purchased levels.  This PTF may be a prerequisite
for future PTFs.  By applying this PTF you authorize and agree to the
foregoing.

This PTF is subject to the terms of the 'IBM License Agreement for Machine
Code', the terms of which were provided in a printed document that was
delivered with the machine.

SUBJECT TO ANY WARRANTIES WHICH CAN NOT BE EXCLUDED OR EXCEPT AS EXPLICITLY
AGREED TO IN THE APPLICABLE LICENSE AGREEMENT OR AN APPLICABLE SUPPORT
AGREEMENT, IBM MAKES NO WARRANTIES OR CONDITIONS EITHER EXPRESS OR IMPLIED,
INCLUDING BUT NOT LIMITED TO, THE IMPLIED WARRANTIES OR CONDITIONS OF
MERCHANTABILITY, FITNESS FOR A PARTICULAR PURPOSE, AND NON INFRINGEMENT,
REGARDING THE PTF.


APAR Error Description / Circumvention

-------------------------------------------------
In some specific error conditions the LIC device driver may
return incorrect element data, causing a potential for a buffer
overrun.
An interface error on a fibre connected tape media library may
report more errors than would be expected if connectivity to the
robot fails.

CORRECTION FOR APAR 'MA40189' :
-------------------------------
Apply this fix to correct the response causing the overrun, and
report only the the first error if the system cannot send
commands to the robot.

CIRCUMVENTION FOR APAR 'MA40189' :
----------------------------------
None.


Activation Instructions


None.




Special Instructions

None.


Default Instructions

THIS PTF CAN BE APPLIED IMMEDIATE OR DELAYED.



Supersedes

PTF/FIX NO(S).  APAR TITLE LINE
--------------  ------------------------------------------------------------
   MF50951      LIC-MEDIA-TAPE Cartridge in Library with bad barcode
   MF50657      LIC-MEDIA-TAPE Robot Inventory ERP
   MF49922      LIC-MEDIA-TAPE ADDTAPCTG RMVTAPCTG boundary conditions
   MF49498      LIC-MEDIA-TAPE MLB Drive fails while mounting cartridge
   MF49382      LIC-MEDIA-TAPE-MSGCPF5270 Drive not ready
   MF48993      LIC-MEDIA-TAPE Prepare for future function
   MF48719      LIC-MEDIA-TAPE Prepare for future function
   MF48421      LIC-MEDIA-TAPE Prepare for future function
   MF48306      LIC-MEDIA-TAPE Prepare for future function
   MF47871      LIC-MEDIA-TAPE-MSGCPF67BB RMVTAPCTG when sharing a MLB

Summary Information

System..............................i
Models..............................
Release.............................V7R1M0
Licensed Program...............5770999
APAR Fixed..........................View details for APAR MA40189
Superseded by:......................View fix details for PTF MF68340
Recompile...........................N
Library.............................QSYS
MRI Feature ........................NONE
Cum Level...........................C1116710


IBM i Support

IBM disclaims all warranties, whether express or implied, including, but not limited to, the implied warranties of merchantability and fitness for a particular purpose. By furnishing this document, IBM grants no licenses to any related patents or copyrights. Copyright © 1996,1997,1998, 1999, 2000, 2001, 2002, 2003, 2004, 2005, 2006, 2007, 2008, 2009, 2010, 2011, 2012, 2013, 2014, 2015, 2016, 2017, 2018, 2019, 2020, 2021 IBM Corporation. Any trademarks and product or brand names referenced in this document are the property of their respective owners. Consult the Terms of use link for trademark information.

[{"Business Unit":{"code":"BU054","label":"Systems w\/TPS"},"Platform":[{"code":"PF012","label":"IBM i"}],"Version":"7.1","Product":{"code":"SG15V","label":"PTF Cover Letters - IBM i General"},"Component":"5770999","Edition":""},{"Business Unit":{"code":"BU054","label":"Systems w\/TPS"},"Platform":[{"code":"PF012","label":"IBM i"}],"Version":"7.1","Product":{"code":"SG16D","label":"PTF Cover Letters - IBM i 7.1"},"Component":"5770999","Edition":""}]

Document Information

Modified date:
30 March 2021