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OpenVMS VMS731_DISMOU-V0100 Alpha V7.3-1 ECO Summary
TITLE: OpenVMS VMS731_DISMOU-V0100 Alpha V7.3-1 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.
 

 

Copyright (c) Hewlett-Packard Company 2003.  All rights reserved.

OP/SYS:     OpenVMS Alpha

COMPONENT:  DISMOU

SOURCE:     Hewlett-Packard Company

ECO INFORMATION:

     ECO Kit Name:  VMS731_DISMOU-V0100
                    DEC-AXPVMS-VMS731_DISMOU-V0100--4.PCSI
     ECO Kits Superseded by This ECO Kit:  None 
     ECO Kit Approximate Size:  176 Blocks
     Kit Applies To: OpenVMS Alpha V7.3-1
     System/Cluster Reboot Necessary:  No
     Rolling Re-boot Supported:  None
     Installation Rating: INSTALL_3 :  To be installed by customers experiencing the problems
                                       corrected.

     This installation rating, based upon current CLD information, is
     provided to serve as a guide to which customers should apply this
     remedial kit.  (Reference attached Disclaimer of Warranty and
     Limitation of Liability Statement)


     Kit Dependencies:

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

       o  VMS731_PCSI-V0100

       o  VMS731_UPDATE-V0100

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

       o  None



FILES PATCHED OR REPLACED:


      o  [SYSLIB]DISMNTSHR.EXE (new image)
          
         Image Identification Information
          
         image name: "DISMNTSHR"
         image file identification:  "X-4"
         image file build identification:  "X9EC-0060030000"
         link date/time: 13-MAY-2003 16:49:09.19
         linker identification:  "A11-50"



PROBLEMS ADDRESSED IN THIS KIT

New problems addressed in the VMS731_DISMOU-V0100 kit

     o  VMS731_DISMOU-V0100.RNO

               A change made for OpenVMS V7.3-1 to delete write bitmaps
               when a virtual unit is dismounted.  The purpose of the
               change was to return memory to the system.  However, some
               customers depend on the master bitmap remaining, even if
               the virtual unit is dimounted.

               Since customers who wish to have the bitmaps deleted can
               manually delete them, this change removes the code that
               deletes the bitmap and reverts functionality to the
               pre-V7.3-1 state.  Customers that want to delete any
               unwanted bitmaps can do so via SHOW BITMAP and DELETE
               BITMAP commands.  These commands have been part of
               OpenVMS since V7.2-2.

               Images Affected:[SYSLIB]DISMNTSHR.EXE




                    
INSTALLATION INSTRUCTIONS:

Installation Command

     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_DISMOU /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



Scripting of Answers to Installation Questions

     During installation, this kit will ask and require user response to
     several questions.  If you wish to automate the installation of
     this kit and avoid having to provide responses to these questions,
     you must create a DCL command procedure that includes the following
     definitions and commands:

      -  $ DEFINE/SYS NO_ASK$BACKUP TRUE

      -  Add the following qualifiers to the PRODUCT INSTALL command and
         add that command to the DCL procedure.

           /PROD=DEC/BASE=AXPVMS/VER=V1.0


      -  De-assign the logicals assigned

     For example, a sample command file to install the VMS731_DISMOU kit
     would be:

     $
     $ DEFINE/SYS NO_ASK$BACKUP TRUE
     $!
     $ PROD INSTALL VMS731_DISMOU/PROD=DEC/BASE=AXPVMS/VER=V1.0
     $!
     $ DEASSIGN/SYS NO_ASK$BACKUP
     $!
     $ exit



COPYRIGHT AND DISCLAIMER:

     (C) Copyright 2003 Hewlett-Packard Development Company, L.P.

     Confidential computer software.  Valid license from HP  and/or  its
     subsidiaries required for possession, use, or copying.

     Consistent  with  FAR  12.211  and  12.212,   Commercial   Computer
     Software,  Computer  Software Documentation, and Technical Data for
     Commercial  Items  are  licensed  to  the  U.S.   Government  under
     vendor's standard commercial license.

     Neither HP  nor  any  of  its  subsidiaries  shall  be  liable  for
     technical  or  editorial errors or omissions contained herein.  The
     information in this document is provided "as is"  without  warranty
     of  any  kind  and  is  subject  to  change  without  notice.   The
     warranties for HP products are set forth  in  the  express  limited
     warranty  statements  accompanying  such  products.  Nothing herein
     should be construed as constituting an additional warranty.

     DISCLAIMER OF WARRANTY AND LIMITATION OF LIABILITY

     THIS PATCH IS PROVIDED AS IS, WITHOUT WARRANTY OF  ANY  KIND.   ALL
     EXPRESS  OR  IMPLIED  CONDITIONS,  REPRESENTATIONS  AND WARRANTIES,
     INCLUDING ANY IMPLIED  WARRANTY  OF  MERCHANTABILITY,  FITNESS  FOR
     PARTICULAR PURPOSE, OR NON-INFRINGEMENT, ARE HEREBY EXCLUDED TO THE
     EXTENT PERMITTED BY APPLICABLE LAW.  IN NO  EVENT  WILL  COMPAQ  BE
     LIABLE  FOR  ANY  LOST REVENUE OR PROFIT, OR FOR SPECIAL, INDIRECT,
     CONSEQUENTIAL, INCIDENTAL OR PUNITIVE DAMAGES, HOWEVER  CAUSED  AND
     REGARDLESS  OF  THE  THEORY OF LIABILITY, WITH RESPECT TO ANY PATCH
     MADE AVAILABLE HERE OR TO THE USE OF SUCH PATCH.


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