VTCS 6.2 MVC Mounts are Pending and Require HSC Mount Command To Complete Mount (Doc ID 1019205.1)

Last updated on JUNE 23, 2016

Applies to:

Sun StorageTek Virtual Tape Control Software (VTCS) - Version 6.2 to 6.2 [Release 6.0]
Sun StorageTek Host Software Component (HSC) for MVS and z/OS - Version 6.2 to 6.2 [Release 6.0]
Sun StorageTek Storage Management Component - Version 6.2 to 6.2 [Release 6.0]
IBM z/OS on System z
This article is relevant only to environments running SMC 6.2 that have RTD addresses genned to MVS.

Symptoms

MVC mounts are pending
Have to issue HSC mount command for MVC mounts
HSC isn't mounting MVCs
MVC mounts time out

RTD addresses are genned to MVS
SMC UNITATTR is coded with MODEL(IGNORE) for RTDs
UNITATTR was coded to exclude RTD addresses from EDL
UNITATTR is new
UNITATTR was in use with HSC 6.0
UNITATTR was in use with SMC 6.1
SMC0106 message in HSC log regarding MVC mount

SMC0106 Mount of volser volser in TAPEPLEX HSC on device xxxx not in library
SLS6684I RTD xxxx ON VTSS yyyyyy RETURNED ECAM ERROR CC=5 RC=112
SLS6684I RTD xxxx ON VTSS yyyyyy RETURNED ECAM ERROR CC=5 RC=113
SLS6685I RTD xxxx MOUNT OF volser TIMED OUT

 

Cause

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