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Forum: What is on Your Mind? 06-06-2019
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Posted By MichaelFelt
I got a new badge! by pressing reply! ...
I got a new badge! by pressing reply!


Anyway - more seriously - this also means that "file not found", or "xxx not found" should return fewer/no results. Hopefully, eventually, google AI...
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Posted By MichaelFelt
PowerVM is "POWER Virtual Machines" and the VIOS...
PowerVM is "POWER Virtual Machines" and the VIOS is an important component. The POWER firmware is also a component, and back in POWER5 times, there was a component that emulated Intel x286...
Forum: AIX 08-27-2018
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Posted By MichaelFelt
As I mentioned on my forum - but repeating here...
As I mentioned on my forum - but repeating here as it is busier: Have you checked with Lenova for an AIX driver and/or that the AIX MPIO driver is supported?
Forum: AIX 08-15-2018
2,957
Posted By MichaelFelt
imho - a lot has changed under the covers with...
imho - a lot has changed under the covers with AIX 7.2. Fortunately, binary compatibility works - which is why I expect the AIX 6.1 ksh still runs.

As you say it runs, then suddenly fails.
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Forum: AIX 08-15-2018
1,314
Posted By MichaelFelt
Did you check your .profile, and/or .kshrc? ...
Did you check your .profile, and/or .kshrc?

If you switch to bash - did you check, iirc, .bashrc

I tend to remove ~/.profile so that my PATH should only be coming from /etc/environment.

And,...
Forum: AIX 08-15-2018
3,165
Posted By MichaelFelt
I know this is an old discussion - but your...
I know this is an old discussion - but your problem is, imho, self-inflicted.

michael@x071:[/home/michael]nfso -h nfs_use_reserved_ports
Purpose:
Specifies using nonreserved IP port number....
Forum: AIX 08-15-2018
1,169
Posted By MichaelFelt
Actually, another process would be to use what is...
Actually, another process would be to use what is know as a dual password account.

I'll over simplify for now.

a) have a privileged account - i.e., let's say to suroot. This account is either...
Forum: AIX 08-15-2018
966
Posted By MichaelFelt
Did he install on temp or permanent side. If on...
Did he install on temp or permanent side. If on temp you should be able to boot from the permanent side (old firmware).

It has been ages since I have updated firmware without an active partition...
Forum: AIX 08-15-2018
525
Posted By MichaelFelt
In this case I expect you will need to remove it...
In this case I expect you will need to remove it first. Not because you could have two virtual tapedrives, but because I expect you only have one Backing Device (in your case qadisk1).
Forum: AIX 03-01-2018
4,768
Posted By MichaelFelt
just me being silly, but I hope you are using...
just me being silly, but I hope you are using @some.sys.log.server and not (literally) @<some.sys.log.server> as I doubt the < and > are understood correctly.

Further, you asked about default...
Forum: AIX 01-27-2018
2,319
Posted By MichaelFelt
SNA - Systems Network Architecure is not IP (so...
SNA - Systems Network Architecure is not IP (so not TCPIP): see What is Systems Network Architecture (SNA)?
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Forum: AIX 01-27-2018
39,764
Posted By MichaelFelt
Did you get it started? If not, even though...
Did you get it started?

If not, even though I don't have a POWER7 system handy - I'll try and help you get it operational in "Bare Metal" mode.

Basically, if the LCD panel is saying HMC=0 then...
Forum: AIX 01-27-2018
1,690
Posted By MichaelFelt
Anyway, the official answer would be something...
Anyway, the official answer would be something like:
* open a PMR and request a special code so that you can su to root (from memory something called the 'pesh')
* with the root prompt - you can...
Forum: AIX 01-27-2018
4,183
Posted By MichaelFelt
While I am not an expert in this area - I do...
While I am not an expert in this area - I do recall POWER6 does not do branch prediction. It is blazes ahead - and if the instruction path is wrong - then the pre-fetch is just thrown away.

The...
Forum: AIX 11-22-2017
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Posted By MichaelFelt
IMHO: mixing RPM packages and INSTALLP packages...
IMHO: mixing RPM packages and INSTALLP packages leads to confusing situations - such as you have now.

For a hint at some of the issues you can read a bolg of mine at IBM Systems Magazine - Why I...
Forum: AIX 08-21-2017
2,516
Posted By MichaelFelt
You may want to consider using oem_setup_env to...
You may want to consider using oem_setup_env to become root again, and to bring things back to what is expected (i.e., your sysdump parition back to same size and name as before). And also mirror it....
Forum: AIX 08-16-2017
2,278
Posted By MichaelFelt
This is not really an AIX question. Rather, it is...
This is not really an AIX question. Rather, it is a sudo question and the solution will depend on how you have configured sudo.

The key file is located, usually, at /etc/sudoers.

The standard...
Forum: AIX 08-16-2017
1,379
Posted By MichaelFelt
As bakunin mentions the commands mksysb and...
As bakunin mentions the commands mksysb and savevg are scripts that act as "front-ends" and are able to collect and record information needed to recreate an "identical" copy during restore.

a) it...
Forum: AIX 08-16-2017
2,516
Posted By MichaelFelt
Actually, we should have asked that you run the...
Actually, we should have asked that you run the command:
ioslevel - to get the version of VIOS you are running.

As you say, AIX 5.3 - that would indicate VIOS 1.X something, as all VIOS 2.X are...
Forum: AIX 08-01-2017
1,496
Posted By MichaelFelt
Well, I have a build of samba-4.4.15 - but, the...
Well, I have a build of samba-4.4.15 - but, the way the configure script sets up the libraries - nothing gets loaded.

In short, closer, but not there yet.

Update: 2 weeks later: Been on hold,...
Forum: AIX 07-31-2017
1,202
Posted By MichaelFelt
It is 10 years ago - when I heard the...
It is 10 years ago - when I heard the comparision: WPAR is similiar to Solaris Containers. Sounds like - if that was ever true the correct comparision today would be:
* vWPAR: legacy zone
* WPAR...
Forum: AIX 07-31-2017
1,202
Posted By MichaelFelt
WPAR (workload partitions) are similar to Solaris...
WPAR (workload partitions) are similar to Solaris containers (BSD jails). vWPAR (virtual WPAR) are to run a lower level AIX than the HOST.

vWPAR5.2 was build originally for AIX 6.1, vWPAR5.3 to...
Forum: AIX 07-31-2017
1,202
Posted By MichaelFelt
I have not heard of vWPAR for AIX 6.1. ...
I have not heard of vWPAR for AIX 6.1.

reviewing SP levels - quickly:


michael@x071:[/data/prj/gnu/libtasn1-4.12]oslevel -s -q | grep 6100-07
Known Service Packs
-------------------...
Forum: AIX 07-31-2017
1,496
Posted By MichaelFelt
I'll start digging.
I'll start digging.
Forum: AIX 07-31-2017
1,100
Posted By MichaelFelt
Something else to look into (bakunin please...
Something else to look into (bakunin please verify still possible - I do not have a PowerHA/SystemMirror config to review) would be to remove the mount/unmount from the start/stop scripts.
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