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OpenVMS VMS731_DQDRIVER-V0100 Alpha V7.3-1 ECO Summary
TITLE: OpenVMS VMS731_DQDRIVER-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:  DQDRIVER

SOURCE:     Hewlett-Packard Company

ECO INFORMATION:

     ECO Kit Name:  VMS731_DQDRIVER-V0100
                    DEC-AXPVMS-VMS731_DQDRIVER-V0100--4.PCSI
     ECO Kits Superseded by This ECO Kit:  None 
     ECO Kit Approximate Size:  192 Blocks
     Kit Applies To: OpenVMS Alpha V7.3-1
     System/Cluster Reboot Necessary:  Yes
     Rolling Re-boot Supported:  Yes
     Installation Rating: INSTALL_2 :  To be installed by all customers using the
                			following feature(s):

      -  DS15 Series Systems


     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  [SYS$LDR]SYS$DQDRIVER.EXE (new image)
          
         Image Identification Information
          
         image name: "SYS$DQDRIVER"
         image file identification:  "X-35A3"
         image file build identification:  "X9TD-0060030012"
         link date/time: 20-AUG-2003 16:20:53.32
         linker identification:  "A11-50"



PROBLEMS ADDRESSED IN THIS KIT

New problems addressed in the VMS731_DQDRIVER-V0100 kit

     o  SHOW DEVICE command shows error(s) after burning CD

               
               Sometimes, when burning a CD using CDRECORD, the last
               data bits would not be burned onto the CD.  On some CD
               drives the CD drive would get lost and stop responding to
               commands.  This was due to DQDRIVER timing out for some
               CDRECORD commands.  The user would always see at least 1
               error with the CD drive after using CDrecord:

               $ SHOW DEVICE DQA0

               Device    Device   Error  Volume  Free   Trans Mnt
               Name      Status   Count  Label   Blocks Count Cnt
               MY$DQA0:   Online      1


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



              
     o  CDRECORD fails when writing to a DS25-based IDE CDROM

               
               After installing the VMS731_EV7-V0100 or VMS731_EV7-V0200
               ECO kits, CDRECORD fails when writing to a DS25-based IDE
               CDROM.

               Images Affected:[SYS$LDR]SYS$DQDRIVER.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_DQDRIVER /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

      -  $ DEFINE/SYS NO_ASK$REBOOT 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_DQDRIVER-V0100 kit would be:

     $
     $ DEFINE/SYS NO_ASK$BACKUP TRUE
     $ DEFINE/SYS NO_ASK$REBOOT TRUE
     $!
     $ PROD INSTALL VMS731_DQDRIVER/PROD=DEC/BASE=AXPVMS/VER=V1.0
     $!
     $ DEASSIGN/SYS NO_ASK$BACKUP
     $ DEASSIGN/SYS NO_ASK$REBOOT
     $!
     $ 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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