Unable to Synchronize Scratch Status of VTVs in the HSC CDS (Doc ID 1015896.1)

Last updated on AUGUST 17, 2016

Applies to:

Sun StorageTek Host Software Component (HSC) for MVS and z/OS - Version 6.1 and later
IBM z/OS on System z

Symptoms

Unable to synchronize the scratch status of a range of VTVs.
VTVs have never been used.
Getting message SLS6671E but there are volumes available for scratch however the scratch sync does not set them to scratch in the CDS.
SLS6671E PPPPPP SCRATCH POOL EMPTY. REPLY R TO RETRY

Additional info
VTVs are defined to VTCS.
VTVs are scratch in the TMS.
VTVs are defined in the VOLATTR.
VTVs are defined in a SCRPOOL.
VTVs have never been used.
Expiration dates blank.
RVNAME=VIRTUAL (After module SLUDRRMM is modified to include it.)
RVSTATUS=SCRATCH
RVEXPDT (expiration date)
RVLCUID (last change userid)
RVEXPDTO (original expiration date)

Cause

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