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SI74032 - OSP Db2M compare of user profile returns incorrect results

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Abstract

OSP Db2M compare of user profile returns incorrect results


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APAR Error Description / Circumvention

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Db2 Mirror compare of a user profile object may return a false
equivalent result.

CORRECTION FOR APAR SE74183 :
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The compare code for a user profile will be fixed to return the
correct results.

To prevent the problem from occurring, the PTF should be applied
to systems with Db2 Mirror configured. For a complete fix, the
PTF must be applied to both nodes of a Db2 Mirror pair.

CIRCUMVENTION FOR APAR SE74183 :
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None.


Activation Instructions


None.




Special Instructions


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THE FOLLOWING ARE SUPERSEDED SPECIAL INSTRUCTIONS. IF THE SUPERSEDED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.
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SPECIAL INSTRUCTIONS FOR SUPERSEDED PTF SI70902 :
=================================================

For a complete fix, the PTF should be loaded and applied to both nodes
of the Db2 Mirror pair. It is not necessary to apply the fix to both
nodes of the pair at the same time, but the problem could occur on a
node that does not have the fix applied.

The *FCNUSG error entries on the Object Tracking List (OTL) must be
removed before Db2 Mirror will resume. The entries can be deleted from
the GUI or using the SQL service. To delete the entries using the SQL
service, do the following:

1) Note the Tracking Group Number of the *FCNUSG entry on the OTL.
2) Run the following SQL statement, where 'NNN' is the Tracking Group
Number:
CALL QSYS2.CHANGE_RESYNC_ENTRIES(system_object_schema => 'QSYS',
system_object_type => '*FCNUSG',
resync_number => 'NNN',
resync_entries => 1)

SPECIAL INSTRUCTIONS FOR SUPERSEDED PTF SI69716 :
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This PTF includes an exit program that adds new messages to the QCPFMSG
message file in QSYS and installed secondary languages.

If additional languages are installed after the PTF is applied, then
you will need to do the following:   CALL QSYS/QSYAPM01

If you are a multiple system user, and intend on installing the PTF on
the host system, then saving and restoring the system onto other
systems, then you need to do the following on the other/non host
systems:   CALL QSYS/QSYAPM01


Default Instructions

THIS PTF CAN BE APPLIED IMMEDIATE OR DELAYED.



Supersedes

PTF/FIX NO(S).  APAR TITLE LINE
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   SI71558      OSP Create user profile re-sync failure
   SI70917      OSP Db2 Mirror for i compare interfaces for *FCNUSG and *SEC
   SI70902      OSP QsyChangeFunctionUsageInfo error entry on OTL
   SI69716      OSP Send message when default function usage information
   SI69464      OSP Restore of *EXITRG object does not replicate Function Re

Summary Information

System..............................i
Models..............................
Release.............................V7R4M0
Licensed Program...............5770SS1
APAR Fixed..........................View details for APAR SE74183
Superseded by:......................View fix details for PTF SI75011
Recompile...........................N
Library.............................QSYS
MRI Feature ........................NONE
Cum Level...........................C1091740


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Modified date:
17 April 2021