Here's an IBM tech note to unzip via QSH and load to image catalog.


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From: MIDRANGE-L [mailto:midrange-l-bounces@xxxxxxxxxxxx] On Behalf Of Evan Harris
Sent: Friday, May 09, 2014 10:05 PM
To: Midrange Systems Technical Discussion
Subject: Re: v7.2 upgrade

My guess would be that, depending on the format, some files are worth compressing and some are not.

Due to their nature and contents, some files will actually grow when "compressed" via a zip or similar process.

On Sat, May 10, 2014 at 4:04 AM, <Tommy.Holden@xxxxxxxxxxxxxxxxxxxxx> wrote:

Thanks! Now to ask the obvious question...why the heck did IBM have
some images download as UDFs & others as a friggin .ZIP??? It boggles
the mind...

Tommy Holden

From: DrFranken <midrange@xxxxxxxxxxxx>
To: Midrange Systems Technical Discussion <midrange-l@xxxxxxxxxxxx>
Date: 05/09/2014 11:01 AM
Subject: Re: v7.2 upgrade
Sent by: "MIDRANGE-L" <midrange-l-bounces@xxxxxxxxxxxx>

You need to uzip the udf files and use those.

- Larry "DrFranken" Bolhuis

On 5/9/2014 11:30 AM, Tommy.Holden@xxxxxxxxxxxxxxxxxxxxx wrote:

I downloaded the files for the upgrade and there are some that were
downloaded as udf files inside a zip file. Can these be loaded as a
zip file or do I have to extract the udf to use as a image catalog
entry? I did a "test" and it did add the .zip to the virtual
optical but I'd hate to run into issues once I get started.

Tommy Holden

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