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Status Not under consideration
Created by Guest
Created on May 7, 2013

Start / StopCommand is not issued to the resources with Unknown state, during start / stop of resource group or takeover.

"StartCommand / StopCommand is not issued to the resources with Unknown state, during starting / stopping of resource group or takeover"

This request comes from the PMR - 04264,616,760
The request is for a change to issue StartCommand / StopCommand to Unknown resources during the start / stop of a resource group or takeover.

At high workload on the system, Unknown will likely to occur due to a time-out of the MoniorCommand and also likely to cause a takeover. Especially at the time of takeover, if stop command is not issued to the Unknown resources, the resources will run on both systems, which may cause for example, damage to the file system is mounted.
The TSA policy that TSA does not cause any action to the Unknown resources is no problem if system is running normally, care is needed during takeover.

Because there is a risk of damage when critical resource runs at the same time in both systems, we usually include a command to force shutdown of the resource in the StopCommand to avoid the risk. Therefore issuing a StopCommand even for Unknown resources would be able to protect critical resources.

Idea Priority Medium
Use Case
protect critical resources from damage
RFE ID 34576
RFE URL
RFE Product Tivoli System Automation for Multiplatforms (SA MP)
  • Guest
    Apr 12, 2019

    Due to processing by IBM, this request was reassigned to have the following updated attributes:
    Brand - Cloud
    Product family - Workload Automation and Control Desk
    Product - Tivoli System Automation for Multiplatforms (SA MP)

    For recording keeping, the previous attributes were:
    Brand - WebSphere
    Product family - ITSM Automation and Control Desk
    Product - Tivoli System Automation for Multiplatforms (SA MP)

  • Guest
    Oct 10, 2015

    Due to processing by IBM, this request was reassigned to have the following updated attributes:
    Brand - WebSphere
    Product family - ITSM Automation and Control Desk
    Product - Tivoli System Automation for Multiplatforms (SA MP)

    For recording keeping, the previous attributes were:
    Brand - Tivoli
    Product family - Automation
    Product - Tivoli System Automation for Multiplatforms (SA MP)