In the IBM i 7.1 install guide, page 59, it has some precautions for those
of us who use Ops Con LAN. Among them is the following paragraph:

"When you receive the IBM i release upgrade, the shipped service tools user
(except 11111111) are expired. For all upgrades and installations, you need
establish a connection between the system and Operations Console PC by using
11111111 (eight 1's) for both the service tools user ID and the default
This ensures a successful authentication of the subsequent connection of the
client to the system. This is especially important for automatic

Am I understanding this correctly, that when I start the automatic install
(over V6R1) that I _must_ be signed on the console via service tools user
11111111 or I will have problems? It sure sounds like it to me.

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