You could resolve this now by ending QINTER as part of your backup and not
restarting it until you're done saving.  Otherwise, what's to keep someone
from signing on during the backup?

The above document explains the QINACTITV system value, and how it behaves
differently based on release level.


> -----Original Message-----
> From:
> []On Behalf Of Bale, Dan
> Sent: Thursday, August 30, 2001 10:01 AM
> To:
> Subject: [Security400] QINACTITV does not appear to be working
> System value QINACTITV is set to 60 minutes on all of our production
> systems.  However, the system seems to recognize this setting on only
> two of these five boxes.  One one system, it takes up to six hours for
> the system to finally boot me off.  Another system takes about three
> hours.
> Yesterday, our backup failed because one user's workstation had not been
> signed off, objects were locked, and the backup "failed".  This was
> quickly elevated to "resolve this now" by our auditing team.
> Any ideas?
> Dan Bale
> IT - AS/400
> Handleman Company
> 248-362-4400  Ext. 4952
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