Patch level detected:Sysload Agent for OS/400 Product Version: Sysload 5.6.0
Description :Collector for AS400 stops after a while with an error.
OS: IBM AS/400 OS Version: all AS/400
Cause type: Configuration Root Cause: The IPCs of the collector (semaphore and shared memory) were not properly removed while stopping the collector.
Stop all the jobs launched as SYSLOAD (collector and file-server)
Then remove the IPCs that remain on the system.
- With Iseries Navigator: . Go to the concerned server. . Go to Application development. . Go to Task communications. . Go to Shared memory. . Go to List of IPCs. . Delete the entries for which "SYSLOAD" is the owner.
- With OS/400 commands: . List IPCs with "QP0ZIPCS". . CALL QP0ZIPCS . Delete IPCs with "QP0ZIPCR". . IPCs of type Shared Memory: CALL QP0ZIPCR PARM("-M") . IPCs of type Semaphore: CALL QP0ZIPCR PARM("-S")
EXAMPLE List IPCs: CALL QP0ZIPCS Result looks likes this: IPC STATUS AS OF Tue Jun 10 15:43:30 2006 MESSAGE QUEUES: T ID KEY MODE OWNER GROUP SHARED MEMORY: T ID KEY MODE OWNER GROUP M 532 0X5800A8D3 --RW-RW-RW- SYSLOAD *NONE Delete the IPC of type Shared Memory with ID 532: CALL QP0ZIPCR PARM("-M532")