RP/TUX 6.5, TUX 6.51 - userlog function does not open ULOG shared access on OpenVMS

(Doc ID 768928.1)

Last updated on NOVEMBER 04, 2016

Applies to:

Oracle Tuxedo / Tuxedo / 6.5, 6.51
Information in this document applies to any platform


Userlog function does not properly open the ULOG for shared access on OpenVMS.  It seems special VMS-RMS directives are
required to allow the file to be opened for shared, append access.  It appears that a customer had a lot of logging
going on in several different processes.  Occasionally, they would get contention which would cause errors.

"Properly" opening the file also allows VMS utilities (type/tail) to work with the file more easily.

Other changes that were incorporated in the original version of ulog.c on VMS were included in the updated code.


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