This particular save is NOT a dedicated, but a normal full save.
I've used both methods in the past, QLNKOMT and/or CHGATR ATR(*ALWSAV) VALUE(*NO).
How does IBM expect to recover IFS directories if they are setting the save attribute to *NO.
I've had previous restores/recoveries fail exactly because of this issue, some parts of a LPP were NOT being restored, which resulted in the LPP being in an *ERROR state.
From: MIDRANGE-L [mailto:midrange-l-bounces@xxxxxxxxxxxx] On Behalf Of rob@xxxxxxxxx
Sent: Tuesday, July 29, 2014 11:10 AM
To: Midrange Systems Technical Discussion
Subject: Re: InfoPrintServer /PSF400 folder locked during BRMS *link save, cause PDF writer job to fail, end
When you are doing a full system save in dedicated mode, like the two I have going now while doing a Power 6 to Power 8 migration, I suggest using STRBKUBRM CTLGRP(...) SBMJOB(*NO) OMITS(*IGNORE) The key thing there being OMITS(*IGNORE).
You will find out that IBM went hog wild with 7.2 and flagged a plethora of directories with CHGATR ATR(*ALWSAV) VALUE(*NO)
/PSF400 was not one of them changed.