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SI52386 - OSP-MEDIA-TAPE-INCORROUT RMVTAPCTG AND DUPTAP FIXES

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Abstract

OSP-MEDIA-TAPE-INCORROUT RMVTAPCTG AND DUPTAP FIXES


Pre/Co-Requisite PTF / Fix List

REQ  LICENSED      PTF/FIX  LEVEL

TYPE PROGRAM  REL  NUMBER   MIN/MAX  OPTION
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NONE



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APAR Error Description / Circumvention

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When removing multiple cartridges or all cartridges a MSGCPF67AF
or a MSGMCH0601 may be issued.

When duplicating a tape to a specific sequence number on the
target tape the aggregate volume identifier and volume sequence
number may be incorrectly set to match the source volume.

When a tape gets rejected with a mount failure because it is
already in use by a job on the current system, the category may
get set to *INSERT which causes a tape management exit program
to try to automatically add the tape cartridge but that is not
allowed.

CORRECTION FOR APAR 'SE58174' :
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An loop index was being reset causing the RMVTAPCTG problems.

The DUPTAP code was changed to correctly handle the aggregate
volume identifier and volume sequence number.

The tape management exit program information was changed so the
category will be blank when a mount failure occurs because the
cartridge is already in use by a job on the current system.

CIRCUMVENTION FOR APAR 'SE58174' :
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None.


Activation Instructions


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Special Instructions


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SPECIAL INSTRUCTIONS FOR SUPERSEDED PTF SI46754:
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After this fix is applied MSGCPF41B0 can return a new condition code of
9.   The meaning of condition code 9 is "New image catalog name not
allowed for specified exit type"  The recovery for condition code 9 is
"Specify a blank image catalog name to request unload of the mounted
image catalog or leave the image catalog name field unchanged"


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Supersedes

PTF/FIX NO(S).  APAR TITLE LINE
--------------  ------------------------------------------------------------
   SI51316      OSP-MEDIA-TAPE-MSGMCH1202 DUPTAP
   SI49787      OSP-MEDIA-TAPE-INCORROUT TAPE MANAGEMENT EXIT
   SI49202      OSP-MEDIA-TAPE-MSGCPF6A0B DSPTAP
   SI48241      OSP-MEDIA-TAPE-INCORROUT RMVTAPCTG FIXES
   SI46754      OSP-MSE-TAPE IMAGE CATALOG NOT UNLOADED
   SI46754      OSP-MEDIA-TAPE DRIVE NOT REWINDING
   SI45457      OSP-MEDIA-TAPE RMVTAPCTG/ADDTAPCTG fixes
   SI42993      OSP-MEDIA-TAPE WRONG VOLUME IN PRODUCT ACTIVITY LOG
   SI42993      OSP-MEDIA-TAPE-MSGCPF1343 USING QTARJMA API IN AN AUTO-START
   SI40727      OSP-MEDIA-TAPE RMVTAPCTG on ctg in drive loops on export
   SI42096      OSP-MEDIA-TAPE-MSGCPA4268 Volume sequence numbers reversed
   SI41728      OSP-MEDIA-TAPE-MSGCPF412C Cartridge is in the tape library
   SI36864      OSP-MEDIA-TAPE-MSGCPF41B5 after new volume auto-creation

Summary Information

System..............................i
Models..............................
Release.............................V7R1M0
Licensed Program...............5770SS1
APAR Fixed..........................View details for APAR SE58174
Superseded by:......................View fix details for PTF SI68041
Recompile...........................N
Library.............................QSYS
MRI Feature ........................NONE
Cum Level...........................C4143710


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Modified date:
11 March 2014