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MF65759 - LIC-COMM-OTHER-UNPRED SESSIONS DROPPED, VL07000072 IN SKFAST

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LIC-COMM-OTHER-UNPRED SESSIONS DROPPED, VL07000072 IN SKFAST


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APAR Error Description / Circumvention

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Sessions dropped, VL07000072 in SKFASTTIMERGUTS.
The vlog exception left a gate locked, which caused sessions to
drop or not respond.

CORRECTION FOR APAR MA47482 :
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SKFASTTIMERGUTS manages timers used by TCP/IP and the failure
caused TCP/IP timers to stop working, leaving TCP/IP unusable.
SkFastTimer has been updated to unlock its gates even if
exceptions occur so that a failure in one timer does not affect
operation of all other timers.

CIRCUMVENTION FOR APAR MA47482 :
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None.


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PTF/FIX NO(S).  APAR TITLE LINE
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Summary Information

System..............................i
Models..............................
Release.............................V7R4M0
Licensed Program...............5770999
APAR Fixed..........................View details for APAR MA47482
Superseded by:......................
Recompile...........................N
Library.............................QSYS
MRI Feature ........................NONE
Cum Level...........................BASE


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Modified date:
15 May 2019