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MF58523 - LIC-MEDIA-TAPE USB3 IOA requires memory alignment

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Abstract

LIC-MEDIA-TAPE USB3 IOA requires memory alignment


Pre/Co-Requisite PTF / Fix List

REQ  LICENSED      PTF/FIX  LEVEL

TYPE PROGRAM  REL  NUMBER   MIN/MAX  OPTION
---- -------- ---  -------  -------  ------
PRE  5770999  710  MF55393   00/00    0000
CO   5770999  710  MF57838   00/00    0000
CO   5770999  710  MF55409   00/00    0000
CO   5770999  710  MF51665   00/00    0000



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APAR Error Description / Circumvention

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Running multiple devices on a USB3 adapter at the same time may
cause incorrect data to be returned to the requester.

CORRECTION FOR APAR MA43742 :
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Apply this fix to change the LIC code to align memory operations
as required by the adapter.

CIRCUMVENTION FOR APAR MA43742 :
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None.


Activation Instructions


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Special Instructions


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THIS PTF CAN BE APPLIED IMMEDIATE OR DELAYED.



Supersedes

PTF/FIX NO(S).  APAR TITLE LINE
--------------  ------------------------------------------------------------
   MF57544      LIC-MEDIA-TAPE Prepare for future function
   MF56915      LIC-MEDIA-TAPE Prepare for future function
   MF56767      LIC-MEDIA-TAPE Prepare for future function
   MF56540      LIC-MEDIA-TAPE Improved diagnostics
   MF56355      LIC-MEDIA-TAPE-WAIT VARY OFF OF A TAPMLB CAUSES A JOB HANG
   MF55967      LIC-MEDIA-TAPE Prepare for future function
   MF55876      LIC-MEDIA-TAPE Prepare for future function
   MF55397      LIC-MEDIA-TAPE Prepare for future function
   MF54548      LIC-MEDIA-TAPE Prepare for future function
   MF54068      LIC-MEDIA-TAPE Prepare for future function
   MF53454      LIC-MEDIA-TAPE-SRCB6005121-D/T7600 D-Mode IPL
   MF53172      LIC-MEDIA-TAPE-PERFM WHEN SAVING TO TAPE USING U160 SCSI DRI
   MF52731      LIC-MEDIA-TAPE Large configuration
   MF52317      LIC-MEDIA-TAPE Prepare for future function
   MF51666      LIC-MEDIA-TAPE Prepare for future function
   MF51502      LIC-MEDIA-TAPE Prepare for future function
   MF50571      LIC-MEDIA-TAPE Report Large Incorrect Configuration
   MF50007      LIC-MEDIA-TAPE Prepare for future function
   MF49566      LIC-MEDIA-TAPE Prepare for future function
   MF49533      LIC-MEDIA-TAPE-SRCB6005120 On MLB device after system IPL
   MF49373      LIC-MEDIA-TAPE-D/T3577 Device missing after power up
   MF48994      LIC-MEDIA-TAPE Prepare for future function
   MF48718      LIC-MEDIA-TAPE Prepare for future function
   MF48413      LIC-MEDIA-TAPE No Error on TAPMLB Power-On failure
   MF47872      LIC-MEDIA-TAPE-D/T3573 Drives not in MLB when powered on

Summary Information

System..............................i
Models..............................
Release.............................V7R1M0
Licensed Program...............5770999
APAR Fixed..........................View details for APAR MA43742
Superseded by:......................View fix details for PTF MF68574
Recompile...........................N
Library.............................QSYS
MRI Feature ........................NONE
Cum Level...........................C4283710


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Modified date:
11 June 2021