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Authority needed to shutdown/restart TSS STC

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Article ID: 226826

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Top Secret

Issue/Introduction

 What auth/permissions are need to shutdown/restart TSS STC to implement PARM changes.

Environment

Release : 16.0

Component : CA Top Secret for z/OS

Resolution

 TSS ADD(acid) CONSOLE

Adding the CONSOLE attribute to an acid allows the acid to modify
 TSS control options via F TSS,xxx from the console or TSS MODIFY xxx from
 anywhere a TSS command canbe issued (ie option 6 of TSO).
 This includes a temporary shutdown of TSS via:
 *  from the console, issue P TSS
 *  you will be prompted to enter 'T' for temporary or 'Z' for end of day
 *  reply with 'T' (r nn,T) for temporary
 *  if an acid is defined for the console and that acid has the CONSOLE
       attribute, the shutdown will occur. if not, there will be another
       prompt for an acid and password and you will have to reply with
       an acid and password that has the CONSOLE attribute