• Subject: Re: Y2K Group PTF
  • From: Larry Bolhuis <lbolhui@xxxxxxx>
  • Date: Mon, 22 Nov 1999 19:25:54 -0500
  • Organization: Arbor Solutions, Inc

I've seen this.  We just loaded #2 and ran 'er again! (it worked!)

 - Larry

Matthias Oertli wrote:
> 
> Hi,
> 
> I've ordered SF99200, the y2k group ptf for v4r3.
> The double CD set came, labelled "SF99200 Group PTF for
> Release 410".
> 
> I was a bit unsure if this was the right CD's, seeing as it
> was labelled 410, but according to the listing it has PTF's
> for several releases, not just 410.
> 
> So I went ahead and loaded the first volume, GO PTF option
> 8, device OPT01, all PTF's.
> The machine crunched for a little while, then came back to
> the command line with message CPF361C "No PTFs installed".
> 
> Strange, I am on the latest CUM and current on Hipers but
> have never installed the y2k group before. According to the
> listing there are v4r3 PTF's on the CD's which I haven't
> got. But the PTF installation never prompted me to insert
> the second CD.
> 
> Now I'm wondering, should I restart the PTF install with the
> second CD loaded from the beginning? Is that safe?
> 
> Is there any way I can see which PTF's are on which CD?
> 
> I really wish IBM would include some basic instruction with
> this group ptf, rather than sending me a 20+ Page listing
> containing mostly incomprehensible stuff.
> 
> Has anyone seen this before? Any advice?
-- 
Larry Bolhuis         | What do You want to Reload today?
Arbor Solutions, Inc  | Don't throw your PC out the window,
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