Because MF99005 sets up many of the co-requisite and pre-requisites needed for the Technology Refresh. The symptom Strings says: "LIC BASE FUNCTION TO ENABLE TECHNOLOGY REFRESH" operative word, "enable".

Jim Oberholtzer
Chief Technical Architect
Agile Technology Architects

On 10/29/2012 6:54 AM, rob@xxxxxxxxx wrote:
Why would IBM include MF99005 on a cume package (2279) but not include the
rest of SF99707? But not including the rest is what IBM did. I am
looking at the cover letter for SF99707 at$File/SF99707.pdf
and I can see MF55945 is on SF99707 but is not currently on any cume. I
could see that on other group PTF's that get updated on a different
schedule but every PTF listed in SF99707 has the same date as MF99005 (or

Rob Berendt
-- IBM Certified System Administrator - IBM i 6.1 Group Dekko Dept 1600 Mail to: 2505 Dekko Drive Garrett, IN 46738 Ship to: Dock 108 6928N 400E Kendallville, IN 46755 From: DrFranken <midrange@xxxxxxxxxxxx> To: Midrange Systems Technical Discussion <midrange-l@xxxxxxxxxxxx>, Date: 10/29/2012 07:35 AM Subject: Re: Applying TR5 Sent by: midrange-l-bounces@xxxxxxxxxxxx Please see my prior post MF99005 is *NOT* TR5! TR5 is SF99707 Level 5 which INcludes MF99005. You may see this as a 'technicality' but having MF99005 on your system without the remainder of the PTFs included in SF99707 Level 5 means you do NOT have the function provided by TR5, you only have the (majority of) the LIC support FOR TR5. - Larry "DrFranken" Bolhuis. On 10/29/2012 7:22 AM, rob@xxxxxxxxx wrote:
> TR5 is MF99005. Does that sound like a CUME package to you? No, it
> isn't. Now, is TR5 (aka MF99005) on the latest cume package? Yes.
> Rob Berendt

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