the group PTF will be the one that you would want, it will include MF99004 as well as all the supporting PTF's.

My guess is that SF99707 will be updated sometime soon as it has previously coincided with announcements(spring/fall).
I think there is some type of announcement due on 4/11.

Tommy.Holden@xxxxxxxxxxxxxxxxxxxxx said the following on 4/10/2012 10:35 AM:
Has anyone else applied this? After applying it to my test LPAR it still
shows Technology Refresh at Level 3. It is permanently applied so my
assumption (bad word I know) was that WRKPTFGRP would show TR @ level 4?

SF99707 2 Installed
SF99707 3 Installed

From: DrFranken<midrange@xxxxxxxxxxxx>
To: Midrange Systems Technical Discussion<midrange-l@xxxxxxxxxxxx>,
Date: 04/05/2012 08:16 AM
Subject: Re: Technology Refresh 4
Sent by: midrange-l-bounces@xxxxxxxxxxxx

Read the cover letter on MF99004 carefully:

It supersedes 738 MF PTFs (Possibly a record!)
A SAVSYS is requested (I would say REQUIRED) before applying this
It requires ALL MF PTFs be permanently applied prior to itself
being applied.
It also must be permanently applied.
If you are upgrading from an image catalog this PTF must be on the
image catalog.
It may change sysval QPRCMLTTSK or processor multitasking mode.

- Larry "DrFranken" Bolhuis

On 4/5/2012 7:07 AM, Pete Massiello - ML wrote:
It looks like IBM has released Technology Refresh 4 early. While the
group PTF hasn't been updated yet, MF99004 is out there. We were working
on a problem after a recent IBM I 7.1 upgrade, and IBM has recommended us
to install the PTF. Just remember that this is a delayed PTF, and might
be pulled in when ordering a PTF if it is in the dependency list.


Pete Massiello
iTech Solutions

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