SMP/E to download Broadcom maintenance getting GIM69221W


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CA ACF2 CA ACF2 - DB2 Option CA ACF2 for zVM CA ACF2 - z/OS CA ACF2 - MISC


Certificates used for Broadcom SMP/E product maintenance downloads are valid for one year. Client will get SMP/E warning message "GIM69221W  CERTIFICATE ACF2 SMPE CERT WILL EXPIRE WITHIN 30 DAYS" prior to the certificates expiration date.




Release : 16.0

Component : CA ACF2 for z/OS


Clients can Go to the Broadcom Support Online Certificate site: If not signed users will be prompted for CSO credentials. Log in with a valid CSO email and password.

Once the new user certificate is obtained, the following can be done:

  • Upload the new user certificate to z/OS is ASCII format.
  • REMOVE the certificate that will be expiring from the KEYRING. 
  • If you are going to INSERT the new certificate with the same certificate certdata record name, EXPORT the certificate that is about to expire as backup. After succussful EXPORT DELETE the certificate.
  • INSERT the new user certificate. On the INSERT ne sure to specify the same LABEL name as the previous user certificate.
  • Connect the new certificate to the KEYRING.