PTF Cover Letter
PTF ( Program Temporary Fixes ) Cover letter
OSP-INTSRVSUP-MSGCPF383A RC X'C4C7' Restore Storage Space
Pre/Co-Requisite PTF / Fix List
REQ LICENSED PTF/FIX LEVEL
TYPE PROGRAM REL NUMBER MIN/MAX OPTION
---- -------- --- ------- ------- ------
PRE 5770999 710 MF53609 00/00 0000
PRE 5770999 710 MF53610 00/00 0000
PRE 5770SS1 710 SI43463 00/00 0000
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APAR Error Description / Circumvention
When restoring a network server storage space that was created
prior to V4R4 to system running V6R1 or later release causes the
restore to fail with error message CPF383A error summary code
CPF383A Diagnostic 40 01/25/12
QSRGENSE QSYS *STMT QUICMENU QSYS 00C1
From module . . . : QSRIOREQ
From procedure . :
Statement . . . : 311
Message . . . . : Save or restore ended unsuccessfully.
Cause . . . . . : The save or restore request ended because
unexpected error. If the error occurred on a specific object,
object is /QFPNWSSTG/STGNAME.
Recovery . . . : Save the information created by the message
report the problem (ANZPRB command).
Technical description . . . . . . . : Error summary code
Device dependent error code X'0000'.
The issue occurs because a storage space created prior to V4R4
uses a file system format named Type-1 BSF (Byte Stream Files).
Starting in V6R1, the restore storage space object handler will
pre-create the storage space being restored using only Type-2
BSF which causes an issue when the Type-1 BSF data is being
written over the pre-created Type-2 BSF storage space.
CORRECTION FOR APAR 'SE52449' :
The restore object handler will only pre-create a storage space
using Type-2 BSF, so the storage space must be created using
Type-1 BSF before using the RST command.
The PTF associated with this APAR provides a new method to the
serviceability program "QFPHPSF" which will allow a storage
space to be pre-created using Type-1 BSF. The process to
manually pre-create the storage space and restore from backup is
Note: The storage space name "STGNAME" should be replaced with
the actual storage space name.
1.Delete the incorrect network storage left by the restore
RMVDIR '/QFPNWSSTG/STGNAME' SUBTREE(*ALL)
2.Call the QFPHPSF serviceability program to pre-create a
storage space with Type-1 stream files.
CALL QFPHPSF PARM(*CRTSTGTY1 STGNAME)
3.Attempt the restore again which will over write the existing
Type-1 files with saved data.
Note: The storage space can only be restored to System ASP, and
it can only be linked to NWSD with type *IXSRV.
CIRCUMVENTION FOR APAR 'SE52449' :
THIS PTF CAN BE APPLIED IMMEDIATE OR DELAYED.
PTF/FIX NO(S). APAR TITLE LINE
SI46627 OSP-INTSRVSUP CPE3029 WHEN ESX STORAGE IS SAVED WHILE ACTIVE
SI43969 OSP-INTSVRSUP-PERFM Remove duplicate initializing of new NWS
SI43825 OSP-WINDOWS VOLUME NOT USEABLE AFTER IBM i UPGRADE
SI43007 OSP-ACTIVE SAVES OF SHARED UPDATE STORAGE ON ESX NWSDS
SI41708 OSP-OTHER-THREADS-MSGCPDA4C5 COPY OF NWSSTG FOR HOSTED IBM I
SI41049 OSP-INTSVRSUP COPYING NWSSTG REQUIRES BATCH STATUS MESSAGES
SI38944 OSP-PARTITION INFORMATION MISSING ON PRE-V5R3 NWSSTG
SI38111 OSP-NWSSTG SIZE NOT SET CORRECT AFTER RESTORE
SI37436 OSP-CHGNWSSTG CAUSES DATA LOSS ON A RESTORED STORAGE SPACE
SI37436 OSP-RESTORED NWS STORAGE SPACE SHOWS 0 BYTE DATA LENGTH
|APAR Fixed..........................||View details for APAR SE52449|
|Superseded by:......................||View fix details for PTF SI57632|
|MRI Feature ........................||NONE|
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29 June 2012