Cannot Determine The Density or Encryption Status of a Library Volume Using the Display Command (Doc ID 1544053.1)

Last updated on AUGUST 17, 2016

Applies to:

Sun StorageTek Enterprise Library Software (ELS) - Version 7.0 to 7.2 [Release 7.0]
Sun StorageTek Host Software Component (HSC) for MVS and z/OS - Version 6.2 to 7.2 [Release 6.0 to 7.0]
Sun StorageTek Host Software Component (HSC) for IBM VM - Version 6.2 to 6.2 [Release 6.0]
IBM z/OS on System z
IBM z/VM on System z

Symptoms

Display Volume output does not list the DENSITY of a native specific volume or MVC, although there is a field available.

Output of 'D V volser DET' command shows 'Unknown' for DENSITY and ENCRYPTED fields.

Examples below:  C98402 is a native volume and T12576 is an MVC

 

Cause

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