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MF99403 - 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  V7R5M0    SI84177   00/00    0000
DIST 5770SS1  V7R5M0    SI82469   00/00    0000
DIST 5770SS1  V7R5M0    SI80935   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 'MA50284' :
-------------------------------
Additional base function is provided in this PTF.

Infrastructure changes have been made, including changes that
affect dynamically increasing LUN sizes.  These changes may
result in enhanced performance.

CIRCUMVENTION FOR APAR 'MA50284' :
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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.

Please also load and apply the latest superseding PTF (if any) of
Distribution Requisite (DISTREQ) SI84177 to ensure required fixes
associated with this Technology Refresh PTF are also applied.


Default Instructions

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



Supersedes

PTF/FIX NO(S).  APAR TITLE LINE
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   MF71155      LIC-OTHER-UNPRED SR-IOV device unavailable after LPM
   MF71123      LIC-INCORROUT NPIV CLIENT DID NOT RECOVER AFTER HBA FW UPDAT
   MF70959      LIC-OTHER-SRCB6000103-UNPRED SYSTEM HALT
   MF70817      OSP-THREADS-MSGCPI59F1 VARY ON ATTEMPT FOR ETHERNET LINE DES
   MF71240      OSP-SRCB6000305-UNPRED B6000305 OUT OF VIOISCSISWITMREQUEST
   MF71090      LIC-OTHER Ensure updates by NX are seen by SWA.
   MF70815      LIC-OTHER-MSGCPFBA23
   MF71275      SLIC-INCORROUT  NVMECREATELP
   MF71276      LIC-INCORROUT Display/Change Page Data service function
   MF71187      LIC - collect additional information for DLPAR remove perfor
   MF70896      LIC Insturment hardware page table extension chains.
   MF69957      LIC Improve MSD compression time.
   MF71165      SRCB6000208 during IPL.
   MF71159      LIC-PERFM Lightning sid timer task is issueing many small as
   MF70788      LIC Iasp vary off takes a very long time.
   MF71130      LIC-INCORROUT nvmedisplaylp did not show NVMe attributes
   MF70763      LIC-INCORROUT NVMECHANGEPWLP fails
   MF70982      LIC-OTHER-PERFM Start additional static paging tasks when AS
   MF70783      LIC Enable future enhancements.
   MF71113      LIC-OTHER-SRC2F058100-INCORROUT
   MF70724      LIC-OTHER-UNPRED Extensions to support future function
   MF71098      LIC-OTHER-SRC2F068300-INCORROUT
   MF71215      LIC-OTHER-SRCB6005275-INCORROUT NVMe DLPAR remove fails
   MF70952      LIC-COMM-OTHER DB2 Mirror NRG link goes inactive
   MF70966      LIC-ASP base enablement for Geographic Mirroring
   MF70727      LIC-INCORROUT supply the ASP number to the message
   MF70830      LIC-OTHER-UNPRED-A6090255 SAS adapters cause 10 minute hang
   MF71193      Feature enhancement for miscompare handing
   MF71151      feature request on miscompare handling
   MF71150      Miscompare running dasdxer with reread option and externally
   MF70915      miscompare handling not triggering analyzer
   MF70913      Miscompare handling not handling pages correctly
   MF70903      IDE exer swaps the page range - should fail for user error
   MF70822      exer is doing I/O outside of defined area
   MF70821      New IDE dasdexer feature called  seq_passes
   MF69996      1 task of many gets no ops and cannot be interrupted and dri
   MF69949      MFG:P10  EAP Rainier IDE failing on Haleakala adapter
   MF69419      If DASD exer task was halted per signature miscompare and ne
   MF69308      chalt not working
   MF69303      New feature for handling signature miscompare
   MF69254      Running multiple exercisers to same drive causes miscompares
   MF69420      Clarify state table data and order verbose exer parms to be
   MF70906      LIC GDM Geographic Mirroring enablement
   MF70782      LIC-INCORROUT GDM LOG ENHANCEMENT
   MF71053      LIC-UNPRED-INCORROUT Timing Window XM Prereq
   MF70765      LIC-OTHER-UNPRED Configure IASP geo-mirroring
   MF71015      LIC-INCORROUT require NVMe being formatted to have 0 namespa
   MF70761      LIC-INCORROUT Unlock even when PKS is not configured
   MF71089      LIC-SRCB6000102 during MSD IPL.
   MF70812      LIC-INCORROUT Display NVMe Namespace did not show any
   MF71263      LIC-UNPRED Geographic Mirroring Multi Target Enhancements
   MF71225      LIC-OTHER-UNPRED-MSGCPFBA56 detach of geo-mirrored IASP with
   MF71208      LIC-UNPRED Geographic Mirroring Multi Target Enhancements
   MF71174      LIC-UNPRED Geographic Mirroring Multi Target Enhancements
   MF70960      LIC-UNPRED Geographic Mirroring Enhancements
   MF70960      LIC-UNPRED Geographic Mirroring Enhancements
   MF70960      LIC-UNPRED Geographic Mirroring Enhancements
   MF70960      LIC-UNPRED Encrypted ASP Enhancement
   MF70960      LIC-UNPRED Geographic Mirroring Enhancements
   MF70918      LIC-INCORROUT Memory leak when deleting disk unit paths
   MF70836      LIC-UNPRED Geographic Mirroring Enhancements
   MF70802      LIC-OTHER-INCORROUT IASP Geo-Mirroring
   MF70730      LIC-INCORROUT Deconfigure GeoMirror Hardware Changed Message
   MF70800      OSP-WAIT 4096 SECTOR DISKS - PAGE OUT WAITS
   MF71011      LIC-OTHER-INCORROUT Future Hardware Preparation
   MF70855      LIC-OTHER-INCORROUT Future Hardware Preparation
   MF69651      LIC-COMM-TCPIP-RC-55-MSGTCP5B32 NPF VPN connection load fail
   MF69374      LIC-COMM-TCPIP-UNPRED IPsec inbound port validation failure
   MF69242      LIC-COMM-TCPIP-UNPRED IPsec inbound validation failure
   MF69910      LIC-OTHER-SRCA6000266-WAIT IOP dump buffer
   MF70865      LIC-OTHER-UNPRED DLPAR failure
   MF70839      OSP-INCORROUT Base Function to Enable Future Extensions
   MF71266      LIC-OTHER-UNPRED-SRC579D8300-SRC578F8300-SRC578E8300-FC adap
   MF71038      OSP-INCORROUT Base Function to Enable Future Extensions
   MF70857      OSP-INCORROUT Base Function to Enable Future Extensions
   MF70863      LIC-OTHER-UNPRED DLPAR failure
   MF70737      LIC-OTHER-UNPRED-B6005120 PAL logged during 'Exchange FRU' d
   MF71052      LIC-OTHER-SRCB6000103-INCORROUT SYSTEM HALT DURING NORMAL OP
   MF71236      OSP-SRCB6000103-INCORROUT B6000103 SYSTEM CRASH FROM PXM ERR
   MF71054      LIC-OTHER-SRCB6000103-INCORROUT TIMING WINDOW IN IO DEVICE R
   MF71039      IPL-SRCB6000103-UNPRED Extensions to support future function
   MF70851      LIC-UNPRED SAS reset
   MF70873      LIC-INCORROUT future hardware preparation
   MF70860      LIC-OTHER-INCORROUT Macro output incorrect
   MF70859      OSP-INCORROUT Base Function to Enable Future Extensions
   MF70901      Future Hardware Preparation
   MF70760      Future Hardware Preparation
   MF70760      Future Hardware Preparation
   MF70734      Future Hardware Preparation
   MF70899      OSP-SRCA6005090-UNPRED DASD CHECKER NOT RUNNING CORRECTLY WI
   MF70853      LIC-OTHER-INCORROUT Future Hardware Preparation
   MF70871      LIC-INCORROUT future hardware preparation
   MF71172      LIC-INCORROUT Extensions to support future function
   MF70702      LIC-INCORROUT Extensions to support future function
   MF71061      LIC-INCORROUT Extensions to support future function
   MF70018      LIC-PERFM Slow gzip on busy Power10 systems
   MF69428      LIC-INCORROUT Changes to support future function
   MF69185      LIC-INCORROUT DSMINFO shows path status
   MF70967      LIC-INCORROUT DISPLAY DISK PATH SHOWS 5760 PATHS MAX
   MF70875      LIC-INCORROUT Display Non-configured Units after LUNS UNMAPP
   MF99402      LIC Base Function to Enable Technology Refresh
   MF99402      LIC-OTHER-UNPRED-SRCB6005120-SRC21073109-SRC21453109 PALs lo
   MF99402      LIC Base Function to Enable Technology Refresh
   MF99402      LIC-INCORROUT IASP Geo-mirroring
   MF70511      OSP-SRCA6000255 LPM ATTEMPT FAILS WITH A6000255
   MF70351      LIC-COMM-OTHER 2BD4 VNIC device name unavailable after migra
   MF70407      LIC-INCORROUT Error on disks with 512 blocksize.
   MF70588      LIC-SRCA60x0266-UNPRED after NVMe namespace added to ASP
   MF70425      LIC-INCORROUT NVMe password protection macro
   MF70549      LIC-OTHER-INCORROUT NVMe DLPAR remove fails
   MF70627      LIC-OTHER ENHANCEMENTS TO INTERNAL SUPPORT TOOLS
   MF70287      HST:STC1030:Rainier:CedarLake:IDE Comm menu shows CedarLakea
   MF70662      LIC SRCB6000103 during normal operations.
   MF69175      Hang during the initial varyon of an IASP after a geomirror
   MF70757      LIC SWA termination code contains incomplete check of direct
   MF70675      LIC SRCB6000103 during save while active procesing.
   MF70552      LIC Enable additional SWA resources based on system configur
   MF69544      LIC-OTHER-WAIT concurrent remove disk units
   MF69978      LIC-OTHER Geo Mirroring Change of Attributes While Online fo
   MF70663      LIC-INCORROUT path status shows Failed instead of Standby
   MF69534      LIC-INCORROUT DISK MULTIPATH DISK STATUS INCORRECT
   MF70325      LIC-SRCB6005121-UNPRED Remove disk unit from IASP
   MF70503      LIC-SRCB6000103-INCORROUT fail creating encrypted ASP
   MF70436      LIC-INCORRECT SQL Return Code Errors
   MF70615      LIC-INCORROUT NVMe delete locking policy
   MF70480      LIC-INCORROUT reset multipath disk units
   MF69670      LIC-OTHER-UNPRED geo-mirroring IASP abnormal vary-off
   MF69382      LIC-OTHER-WAIT
   MF70441      LIC-INCORROUT Display/change page data on 512-byte disk unit
   MF70644      LIC Close timing window when remapping addresses.
   MF70606      LIC Make default shutdown paramaters tunable.
   MF70340      LIC SRCB600305 after many CLRPOOL commands.   CHGASPACT comm
   MF69801      LIC-OTHER-WAIT VARY OFF OF IASP HANGS
   MF69631      LIC-OTHER-WAIT VARY OFF OF IASP HANGS IN "WRITING CHANGES TO
   MF70401      LIC-SRCB6000305 after many CLRPOOL commands executed.
   MF70533      LIC-INCORROUT Code that determines if checker is running
   MF70508      LIC-INCORROUT IASP fails vary on after flash copy 0332
   MF70338      LIC-INCORROUT IASP Vary-On failed
   MF69634      LIC-OTHER-SRCB6005121-UNPRED
   MF70566      LIC-OTHER-SRCB6005121
   MF70397      LIC-INCORROUT Location Codes Incorrect After Partition Migra
   MF70641      OSP-INCORROUT UNRESOLVED HARDWARE LOCATIONS
   MF70388      OSP-MSGCPPEA33-PAR-940XDISK CPPEA33 FOR DISKS LISTED IN STAN
   MF70321      LIC-UNPRED - Future Hardware Preparation
   MF70429      LIC-OTHER-UNPRED CCIN 2CFD FC adapter may log an 8130 or 813
   MF69953      LIC-OTHER-SRC3002-INCORROUT-DISK-D/T579C paths lost on stora
   MF69666      LIC-OTHER-SRC3109-INCORROUT-DISK-D/T2107 Command timeout whe
   MF69232      LIC-OTHER-INCORROUT Future Hardware Preparation
   MF69246      LIC-OTHER-INCORROUT Add debug information
   MF69440      Enchantments to firmware update for 579C (CCIN) / #EN1J, #EN
   MF70406      LIC-OTHER-UNPRED Extensions to support future function
   MF69208      LIC-Enable Geographic Mirroring Compression attribute settin
   MF70294      LIC-INCORROUT wrong ASP name used in Add for GDM
   MF69679      LIC-INCORROUT error return value was not set
   MF99401      LIC Base Function to Enable Technology Refresh
   MF99401      LIC Base Function to Enable Technology Refresh
   MF69322      LIC-UNPRED Second source - XM
   MF69813      LIC-UNPRED P10 TCE
   MF69383      LIC-UNPRED CC LC
   MF70081      LIC-COMM-OTHER-WAIT VNIC FAILOVER TAKES AN EXTENDED AMOUNT O
   MF69781      LIC-COMM-OTHER-UNPRED CCIN 2BD4 unnecessary 10 second link r
   MF69284      OSP-PERFM VIRTUAL ETHERNET DEVICE DRIVER TASKS NEED TO BE MO
   MF69506      LIC-INCORROUT WRKDSKSTS fails when unit missing from IASP
   MF69504      LIC-INCORROUT do not allow ADD if missing units
   MF70191      OSP-OTHER-SRCB6000103-INCORROUT SYSTEM TERMINATED WITH SRCB6
   MF70179      LIC Unable to start a subsstem after ending it.
   MF70043      LIC Add missing sync instuction when flushing caches.
   MF69954      LIC Speed up write completion processing.
   MF69230      OSP-UNPRED DLPAR MEMORY REMOVE TIMEOUT - LMB CONTAINS PINNED
   MF69696      LIC-INCORROUT Fail to start mirroring on ASP with 2 disks
   MF69391      LIC-INCORROUT Mirror level of protection
   MF69204      LIC-OTHER Debug Support
   MF70247      OSP-F/QYASP-T/QCSTCRGVRY-RC0138-MSGCPDB8E0 POWERHA-AFTER GEO
   MF70118      LIC-OTHER-INCORROUT Resume geographic mirroring fails with 0
   MF70117      F/QSYSARB5-MSGCPIB8E7-MOD/QWCAMCKE-OPCS/STRFLASH- STRFLASHEN
   MF69430      LIC-OTHER-MSGCPFBA23 CFGGEOMIR fails
   MF69291      LIC-SRCB6005121-UNPRED during IPL
   MF70113      LIC-INCORROUT NVMe Sanitize display shows incorrect namespac
   MF70003      LIC-INCORROUT NVMe Sanitize
   MF69980      LIC-INCORROUT NVMe Format shows ASP and Unit numbers
   MF69592      LIC-INCORROUT NVME displays showed wrong status information
   MF70166      LIC-OTHER-UNPRED IASP
   MF70063      OSP-DISK-OTHER-INCORROUT IASP UNEXPECTEDLY SHUTDOWN
   MF69821      LIC-OTHER-F/QCSTDDSPI-T/QCSTDDSPI-MSGCPF3CF2 5770 SP/QCSTDDS
   MF69522      LIC-OTHER Debug Support
   MF70253      LIC-COMM-OTHER-UNPRED HIGH CPU VIO-WORKER-XXXX TASKS
   MF69900      LIC-OTHER-SRCB6005275-WAIT Hang during device error recovery
   MF69324      LIC-UNPRED Second source - IO
   MF69320      LIC-UNPRED Second source - IOP
   MF69161      LIC-OTHER-SRCB6005120-INCORROUT PCIe Gen 4 FC Adapter IOP Du
   MF70145      LIC-OTHER-INCORROUT Concurrent maintenance hangs 2
   MF69358      LIC-OTHER-INCORROUT Concurrent maintenance hangs
   MF69323      LIC-UNPRED Second source - ConcMaint
   MF70160      LIC-OTHER-WAIT Deadlock Tasks IOHRIVPDROUTER and IOPI-HRI-PE
   MF69546      OSP-INCORROUT Base Function to Enable Future Extensions
   MF69531      OSP-INCORROUT Base Function to Enable Future Extensions
   MF69462      OSP-INCORROUT Base Function to Enable Future Extensions
   MF69101      OSP-INCORROUT Base Function to Enable Future Extensions
   MF69390      OSP-INCORROUT Base Function to Enable Future Extensions
   MF70101      OSP-INCORROUT-DISK PROBLEM WHEN NEW DISKS ARE CREATED AND AD
   MF70101      OSP-MSGCPPEA33-PAR-940XDISK CPPEA33 FOR DISKS LISTED IN STAN
   MF69248      LIC-OTHER-UNPRED 579C FC adapter crashes system with SRCB600
   MF69162      LIC-OTHER-INCORROUT PCIe Gen 4 FC Adapter Dump Content Enhan
   MF69497      LIC-OTHER-UNPRED NVMe Telemetry Dump causes adapter to go di
   MF69321      LIC-UNPRED Second source - PXM
   MF69249      LIC-OTHER-UNPRED 579C FC adapter crashes system with SRCB600
   MF69325      LIC-UNPRED Second source - Ctl
   MF70215      LIC-COMM-OTHER Partitions with many Ethernet adapters can us
   MF69805      LIC-OTHER-UNPRED URC 8100 PAL logged when deleting NVME name
   MF69796      LIC-INCORROUT clearing the STS config leaves it activated
   MF69595      LIC-Base Function to Enable Extensions for DST sign on
   MF69387      LIC-INCORROUT F5 TO REFRESH IN DISPLAY DISK PATH STATUS CONS
   MF69226      LIC-INCORROUT display SSD lifetime remaining
   MF69227      LIC-INCORROUT controller level of protection
   MF70676      OSP-OTHER Save Restore causes damaged contexts

Summary Information

System..............................  i
Models..............................  
Release.............................  V7R5M0
Licensed Program....................  5770999
APAR Fixed..........................  View details for APAR MA50284
Superseded by:......................  
Recompile...........................  N
Library.............................  QSYS
MRI Feature ........................  NONE
Cum Level...........................  C3306750


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Modified date:
21 November 2023