IBM i PTF Guide, Volume 22, Number 44
November 4, 2020 Doug Bidwell
You may or may not be aware of this news so it is worth sharing: there is a new version of Access Client Services that is due in the first week of December this year. And, a final reminder that the new Technology Refreshes for IBM i 7.3 and IBM i 7.4 are going to be available on November 13, and so will the Tech Refresh Resaves related to them.
Here is the rundown of PTF Groups by IBM i release level:
PTF Groups 7.4:
PTF Groups 7.3:
PTF Groups 7.2:
PTF Groups 7.1:
- Nothing here.
New (or Updated) Links for this week:
- SSDs: IBM i SSD Fuel Gauge
- Optical: IBM i Removable Media: Optical devices
- ACS: ACS Console Setup and Installation Using Default IP Address
- DCM: How to Export a Certificate From (DCM) to a Key Store In IBM Key Management (iKeyMan)
The Guide at a glance: There are new defectives this week (10/31/20). Here is the defective PTF rundown, which is the last defective for each release:
Defective PTF rundown (The last defective for each release): Defect Defective APAR Fixing Date PTF PTF -------- -------- ------- ------- 7.4 10/29/20 SI73927 SE74609 SI74625 (not available) 7.3 10/29/20 SI74926 SE74609 SI74624 (not available) 7.2 10/06/20 SI73839 SE74370 SI74276 (available) SI73601 SI73431 SI73331 SI71769 7.1 07/29/19 SI69653 SE71807 SI70603 (5733SC1, OpenSSH, available!)
Be sure to access the link in the Guide for further details.
Below is the usual archive of the IBM i PTF Guide to help you work through the PTFs in chronological order: