PTF Cover Letter
PTF ( Program Temporary Fixes ) Cover letter
OSP-MEDIA-TAPE RESTORE FROM PARALLEL SAVE FAILS
Pre/Co-Requisite PTF / Fix List
REQ LICENSED PTF/FIX LEVEL
TYPE PROGRAM RELEASE NUMBER MIN/MAX OPTION
---- -------- --------- ------- ------- ------
CO 5770SS1 V7R2M0 SI59472 00/00 0000
CO 5770SS1 V7R2M0 SI56954 00/00 0000
DIST 5770SS1 V7R2M0 SI66906 NONE 0013
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APAR Error Description / Circumvention
A parallel restore using one *TAP device description continually
issues a MSGCPA4263 message even when a user loads a tape and
responds with 'R' to retry.
A DUPTAP times out after about 25HRs but it was still running.
The DUPTAP needs to allow a longer time for the DUPTAP to
complete to allow for larger tape files on media that has a
CORRECTION FOR APAR 'SE71510' :
The code has been changed to properly handle switching volumes
when a parallel save is being restored using one *TAP device
The DUPTAP will now wait up to 72 Hours for a duplication of a
single file to complete.
CIRCUMVENTION FOR APAR 'SE71510' :
THE FOLLOWING ARE SUPERSEDED SPECIAL INSTRUCTIONS. IF THE SUPERSEDED
PTF HAS ALREADY BEEN APPLIED AND ITS SPECIAL INSTRUCTION FOLLOWED,
IT IS NOT NECESSARY TO FOLLOW THAT SPECIAL INSTRUCTION AGAIN.
The SETTAPCGY command has been changed to add a new TGTCGYOPT parameter
to control when a cartridge will be moved to the target category if it
is different from the mounted category.
'*MOUNT' - (Default) Category changed when cartridge mounted.
'*UNLOAD' - Category changed when cartridge unloaded.
'*EOV' - Category changed when end of volume is reached.
The QTARDSTS API has been changed to add a new field at the end of the
Offset (Dec) 90
Offset (Hex) 5A
Field Target category option
Target category option. Indicates when the target category will be
changed for a cartridge mounted during the mounted category session.
Possible values follow:
'0' - When the cartridge is mounted.
'1' - When the cartridge is unloaded.
'2' - When the cartridge encounters end of volume.
THIS PTF CAN BE APPLIED IMMEDIATE OR DELAYED.
PTF/FIX NO(S). APAR TITLE LINE
SI69116 OSP-MEDIA-TAPE CHKTAP ENDOPT(*LEAVE)IGNORED
SI68042 OSP-MEDIA-TAPE-MSGCPF516D DURING DUPTAP TO WORM MEDIA
SI66880 OSP-MEDIA-TAPE SETTAPCGY TGTCGY ENHANCEMENTS
SI65970 OSP-MEDIA-TAPE WRONG DATA DISPLAYED FOR DSPTAP
SI64436 OSP-MEDIA-TAPE-MSGMCH3601 WHEN THE NUMBER OF RESOURCES CHANG
SI60330 OSP-MEDIA-TAPE-MSGCPF41B0 TAPE IMGCLG
SI59471 OSP-MEDIA-OPT Diagnostic improvements
SI59227 OSP-MEDIA-TAPE-MSGCPF415E PARALLEL SAVE/RESTORE
SI57186 OSP-MEDIA-OPT Diagnostic improvements
SI56202 OSP-MEDIA-TAPE-MSGMCH1210 WHEN USING A TAPE LIBRARY
SI54934 OSP-MEDIA-TAPE-MSGMCH1210 WHEN USING A TAPE LIBRARY
SI54737 OSP-MEDIA-TAPE-LOOP IMPORT OR EXPORT MAY LOOP UNTIL JOB ENDE
SI52387 OSP-MEDIA-TAPE-INCORROUT RMVTAPCTG AND DUPTAP FIXES
SI51423 OSP-MEDIA-TAPE-MSGMCH1202 DUPTAP
|APAR Fixed..........................||View details for APAR SE71510|
|Superseded by:......................||View fix details for PTF SI78949|
|MRI Feature ........................||NONE|
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13 April 2022