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Harmonize procedure of managing configfiles during update of filesets
From an old case we noticed, that procedure how config files are treated during update is fileset-specific. Procedure should be same for each and every config file and it should be easy to check what was done with the config file. It should cover ...
When a FC port on a storage controller goes offline, the switch sends a RSCN event to AIX, which then freezes all IO on all disks that were logged in through that port for 15 seconds. This is part of the fast_fail and dyntrk options on the fscsi d...
over 3 years ago
Planned for future release
Add documentation for NVMe on AIX/VIOS: nvmemgr command
With our new systems 100% NVMe internally we should document for AIX / VIOS the ability to configure the NVMe drives, manage namespaces, etc. IBM i has this documentation, AIX should too since that also covers the Virtual I/O Server. The nvmemgr c...
Automatic Disk space reclamation option for alt_rootvg_op command
When freeing up saved rootvg with alt_rootvg_op command it would be very helpful to add an additional option for doing automatic space reclamation to the disk subsystem where the alt_rootvg resides on.
almost 2 years ago
Planned for future release
Issue: ERANGE errors when processing data with 4 byte characters .
# perl -e 'print "\xf0\x9f\x98\x80\n"' | wc
wc: : Result too large
The 32-bit locales and applications can only process the Basic Multilingual Plane (BMP), from U+0000 to U+FFFF....
A script can still be run on an AIX system where trusted execution (TE) has been enabled, even if TE is enabled with CHKSCRIPT=YES etc.Even if script "my_script" is not in the TSD, it can be executed by ksh ./my_scriptor similar variation / shell....
AIX I/O error recovery ; Enhance EEH to RoCE adapter
System: Product Power Systems , FPGAActor: enhance EEH to RoCE adapter Product FPGA on Power Systems is a commonly used expansion Unit that provides monitoring and error management of PICe adapter. Description: Customer uses SIView on Power System...
When running lvupdate we see these messages on logged in tty's:
Live AIX update in progress.
Live AIX update completed.
We follow itil rules for changes for aix updates. But that doesn't necessarily mean that all users who are logged in...
Introduce "generic" full & easily machine parsable output for AIX commands
Command part of "list" category (lsvg, lslv, lssyscfg, lsdev, lsattr, ....) provide the entry point to capture configuration of AIX OS.Allowing all theses kind of commands to provide "full & easily machine parsable output" using flag (like alr...
almost 3 years ago
Not under consideration
Hi Team, In our environment we have AIX hosts which is connected for users authentication via 'Active Directory'. It works fine when AD users login but it references /etc/security/user local file settings for any attributes. For Example: 'loginret...
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