The V5R1 Memo to Users describes various "conversions" during the upgrade, but I saw nothing about any database conversion. Does anybody know of any documentation for this? The Memo to Users has been a good guide in the past. I don't like thinking that it's going to start losing its effectiveness. Calling for support after the fact sure doesn't seem like a viable option. Tom Liotta On Tue, 08 January 2002, Dwayne Lindner wrote: > > > Yep, after you do the install, do something to touch all of > > the files on the > > > system - a RCLSTG, a DSPOBJD *ALL/*ALL, anything really > > just touch every > > > file on the system - we found heaps of unconverted files on > > our production > > > system - it's a known problem where the files don't get > > converted during the > > > upgrade but nobody knows why. > > > > "Converted"? From what to what? I'm not aware of any specific > > V5R1 conversion for database objects except for the system > > cross-reference info. > > > > All IBM told me at the time was the new V5R1 database format. Conversion is > supposed to take place during the upgrade. Ours didn't (on two out of two > upgrades that we've done so far) and when access attempts were attempted on > production files, things went belly up. I can't remember the full details, > it was a while ago, but a targetted "touching" of the files fixed the > problems. -- Tom Liotta The PowerTech Group, Inc. 19426 68th Avenue South Kent, WA 98032 Phone 253-872-7788 Fax 253-872-7904 http://www.400Security.com ___________________________________________________ The ALL NEW CS2000 from CompuServe Better! Faster! More Powerful! 250 FREE hours! Sign-on Now! http://www.compuserve.com/trycsrv/cs2000/webmail/
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