MVC Marked With 'D' Data Check Will Not Drain Without Selecting Off Site MVCs To Do Recalls Of VTVs (Doc ID 1594055.1)

Last updated on NOVEMBER 12, 2014

Applies to:

Sun StorageTek Virtual Tape Control Software (VTCS) - Version 6.2 and later
Sun StorageTek Enterprise Library Software (ELS) - Version 7.0 and later
IBM z/OS on System z

Symptoms

Trying to Drain an onsite (library resident) MVC that has a status flag of Data Check (D). The MVCDRAIN job is selecting the off site MVC to recall the VTVs for the DRAIN.

Customer want a way to Drain the MVC with out selecting the off site MVCs.  Have off site MVCs, but do not want them selected to recall VTVs to DRAIN  the MVC with errors.

Cause

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