Getting 'IOS002A nnnn,NO PATHS AVAILABLE' Messages When Initializing SMC 7.2

(Doc ID 1940664.1)

Last updated on JUNE 12, 2017

Applies to:

Sun StorageTek Storage Management Component (SMC) - Version 7.2 and later
Sun StorageTek Enterprise Library Software (ELS) - Version 7.2 and later
IBM z/OS on System z

Symptoms

The devices in the IOS002A messages are genned but not do physically exist (overgenned).

When the SMC task is started, the message "NO PATHS AVAILABLE" is displaying highlighted and non-scrollable on the z/OS console for drive addresses that are no longer physically connected.

Changes

Upgraded to ELS 7.2.

Cause

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