IBM i PTF Guide, Volume 22, Number 45
November 11, 2020 Doug Bidwell
There is not a lot of action on the PTF front this week, but we once again want to remind you that the new Technology Refreshes for IBM i 7.3 and IBM i 7.4 are going to be available on Friday the 13th, and so will the Tech Refresh resaves related to them. Also, there is a new version of Access Client Solutions that is due in the first week of December.
Here is the rundown of PTF Groups by IBM i release level:
PTF Groups 7.4:
- Temporary Storage
PTF Groups 7.3:
PTF Groups 7.2:
PTF Groups 7.1:
New (or Updated) Links for this week:
- System: System Planning Tool
- System/Garage: IBM Garage
- System/UAK: Management of POWER8 Update Access Keys – Q&A
- UPGRADE: Required PTFs for Upgrading to IBM i 7.4
Tips/Definitions: Be safe and be kind.
The Guide at a glance: There are no new defectives this week (11/07/20). 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: