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OpenVMS VMS731_CPU2308-V0100 Alpha V7.3-1 CPU2308 ECO Summary
TITLE: OpenVMS VMS731_CPU2308-V0100 Alpha V7.3-1 CPU2308 ECO Summary
 
NOTE:  An OpenVMS saveset or PCSI installation file is stored
       on the Internet in a self-expanding compressed file.
 
       For OpenVMS savesets, the name of the compressed saveset
       file will be kit_name.a-dcx_vaxexe for OpenVMS VAX or
       kit_name.a-dcx_axpexe for OpenVMS Alpha. Once the OpenVMS
       saveset is copied to your system, expand the compressed
       saveset by typing RUN kitname.dcx_vaxexe or kitname.dcx_alpexe.
 
       For PCSI files, once the PCSI file is copied to your system,
       rename the PCSI file to kitname.pcsi-dcx_axpexe or
       kitname.pcsi-dcx_vaxexe, then it can be expanded by typing
       RUN kitname.pcsi-dcx_axpexe or kitname.pcsi-dcx_vaxexe.  The
       resultant file will be the PCSI installation file which can be
       used to install the ECO.
 

New Kit Date:       20-SEP-2002
Modification Date:  11-FEB-2003
Modification Type:  Kit Updated for correct Installation Rating

Copyright (c) Compaq Computer Corporation 2001,2002.  All rights reserved.

OP/SYS:     OpenVMS Alpha

COMPONENT:  CPU2308 

SOURCE:     Compaq Computer Corporation

ECO INFORMATION:

     ECO Kit Name:  VMS731_CPU2308-V0100
                    DEC-AXPVMS-VMS731_CPU2308-V0100--4.PCSI
     ECO Kits Superseded by This ECO Kit:  None
     ECO Kit Approximate Size:  336 Blocks
     Kit Applies To:  OpenVMS Alpha V7.3-1
     System/Cluster Reboot Necessary:  Yes
     Rolling Re-boot Supported:  Yes
     Installation Rating:  INSTALL_2
                           2 - To  be  installed  by   all  customers  using  the  following
                               feature(s):

                               GS-series systems customers using the DTAG2 16MB firebox.
     
     Kit Dependencies:

       The following remedial kit(s) must be installed BEFORE
       installation of this kit:

         None

       In order to receive all the corrections listed in this
       kit, the following remedial kits should also be installed:

         None


ECO KIT SUMMARY:

An ECO kit exists for CPU2308 on OpenVMS Alpha V7.3-1.  This kit addresses the 
following problems: 

NEW FUNCTIONALITY ADDRESSED IN VMS731_CPU2308-V0100 KIT

     o  Enable the DTAG2 ECC functionality.  The  additional  hardware
        support  in V7.3-1 enables ECC single-bit error interrupts and
        then properly logs any DTAG2 single-bit errors in the errorlog
        file.   Prior  OpenVMS releases (V7.2-1H1, V7.2-2, V7.3) never
        enable this functionality.  The result is that  the  operating
        system  is  never  notified  by the hardware that a single-bit
        DTAG2 error has been detected and corrected by hardware.

          Images Affected:[SYS$LDR]SYS$CPU_ROUTINES_2308.EXE


INSTALLATION NOTES:

This kit requires a system reboot.  Compaq strongly recommends that
a  reboot  is performed immediately after kit installation to avoid
system instability

If you have other nodes in your OpenVMS cluster, they must also  be
rebooted  in  order  to make use of the new image(s).  If it is not
possible or convenient to reboot the entire cluster at this time, a
rolling re-boot may be performed.

INSTALLATION INSTRUCTIONS:

Install this kit with the POLYCENTER Software installation  utility
by logging into the SYSTEM account, and typing the following at the
DCL prompt:

PRODUCT INSTALL VMS731_CPU2308 /SOURCE=[location of Kit]

The kit location may be a tape drive, CD, or a disk directory that
contains the kit.

Additional help on installing PCSI kits can be found by typing
HELP PRODUCT INSTALL at the system prompt

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Files on this server are as follows:
»dec-axpvms-vms731_cpu2308-v0100--4.README
»dec-axpvms-vms731_cpu2308-v0100--4.CHKSUM
»dec-axpvms-vms731_cpu2308-v0100--4.pcsi-dcx_axpexe
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