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Sep
30
New EZ-DB2 Maintenance - CXA00004 for V10.0
Posted by Clive Petley on 30/09/19 @ 11:08 AM

New EZ-DB2 Maintenance - CXA00004 has been issued for V10.0

EZ-DB2 V10.0 users should download the latest maintenance and apply as soon as convenient.

  • Fix bug introduced in CXA00003 which stopped Impact Analyzer running properly.
  • Tidied messages in Impact Analyzer to more accurately reflect the processing.
  • Fix for 0C4 in EZ-Tracer Initialization.

Note: This APAR is only for EZ-DB2 V10.0 installations


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Aug
23
New EZ-DB R5.7 for IDMS Maintenance - CZK07.037
Posted by Clive Petley on 23/08/19 @ 5:12 PM

New EZ-DB R5.7 for IDMS Maintenance - CZK07.037 has been issued.

EZ-DB R5.7 users of EZ-Reorg/RSTU should download PTF CZK07.037 and apply as soon as convenient.

  • DBEZRFWD step SDBK can sort DBKeys in wrong order causing S0C1 in DBEZCUP3

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Aug
23
New EZ-DB R6.0 for IDMS Maintenance - CDL10012
Posted by Clive Petley on 23/08/19 @ 5:11 PM

New EZ-DB R6.0 for IDMS Maintenance - CDL10012 has been issued.

EZ-DB R6.0 users should download the latest maintenance and apply as soon as convenient.

  • DBEZRFWD step SDBK can sort DBKeys in wrong order causing S0C1 in DBEZCUP3

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Aug
14
New EZ-DB2 Maintenance - CXA00003 has been issued for V10.0
Posted by Clive Petley on 14/08/19 @ 6:00 PM

New EZ-DB2 Maintenance - CXA00003 has been issued for V10.0

EZ-DB2 V10.0 users should download the latest maintenance and apply as soon as convenient.

  • Fix timing problem in EZD2TR2 at end of logstream processing.
  • Fix 'Prepare Error On I-PLAN-PROGS' in Impact Analyzer.
  • Add Statistics Feedback reports to Impact Analyzer.
  • Tracer and Cache jobs and started tasks now report on storage usage at end of run.
  • EZ-Alerts drill filters now works properly.
  • EZDB2R command puts the EZ-DB2 panels into retrieval mode, i.e. reports only.
  • Suggested region sizes added to started task procs.
  • Impact Analyzer prepare error due to missing plan table qualifiers now fixed.
  • Run-time parameters and dynamic allocation messages for Tracer and Cache are now in their own SYSOUT files. 
  • Fix possible MST abend when Trace Job fails.
  • Fix possible Trace Job hang when MST fails.
  • General error checking and message tidying.

Note: This APAR is only for EZ-DB2 V10.0 installations


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Aug
2
New EZ-DB2 Maintenance - CX910326 for V9.1
Posted by Clive Petley on 02/08/19 @ 6:03 PM

New EZ-DB2 Maintenance - CX910326 has been issued for V9.1

EZ-DB2 V9.1 users should download the latest maintenance and apply as soon as convenient.

  • Support EAV volumes for trace log datasets.
  • Improve log space calculation.
  • Fix issues with EZ-STATS Option 10.
  • Change the APAR process to correctly use COBOL 4.2 in all instances.
  • New command ARC can be entered on the main EZ-Tracer/EZ-Cache panels to archive an existing Workload.
  • Fix issues with Alert Masking.
  • Add Statistics Feedback reports to Impact Analyzer.
  • Fix an issue with exporting Workloads.

Note: This APAR is only for EZ-DB2 V9.1 installations


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Jun
14

New EZ-DB2 Maintenance - CXA00002 has been issued for V10.0

Accompanying the APAR is a documentation update that includes the new features implemented in the APAR. The documentation update can be downloaded from the APAR article or from the EZ-DB2 Documentation page.

EZ-DB2 V10.0 users should download the latest maintenance and apply as soon as convenient.

  • Support EAV volumes for trace log datasets.
  • Improve log space calculation.
  • Fix issues with EZ-STATS Option 10.
  • Enhance APAR process to correctly identify COBOL level/maintenance.
  • New command ARC can be entered on the main EZ-Tracer/EZ-Cache panels to archive an existing Workload - see latest User Doc.
  • Remove requirement to set EZ-Tracer/EZ-Cache job type in advance. Batch or Started Task can be decided dynamically.
  • Improved log sequence checking in postprocess.
  • Various panel/process improvements.
  • New option '8 - Master Task Control' to submit submit commands to the Master STC directly from the panels. 

Note: This APAR is only for EZ-DB2 V10.0 installations


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