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IV35629: AIX 5.3 5300-12 SERVICE PACK 8 5300-12-08 53001208 SP8

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APAR status

  • Closed as program error.

Error description

  • This APAR delivers Service Pack 8 for the AIX 5.3 5300-12
    Technology Level.  This package is delta to the 5300-12
    Technology Level and should be ordered with a service level of
    This is a packaging APAR only.  It will not appear in the list
    of APARs on the SMIT "Update Software by Fix (APAR)" panel, nor
    will the 'instfix' command show this APAR as being installed
    after the updates delivered by this package are installed.
    To install selected updates from this package, use the command:
      smit update_by_fix
    To install all updates from this package that apply to installed
    filesets on your system, use the command:
      smit update_all
    The recommended procedure is to install all updates from this
    To determine if this Service Pack is installed, use the command:
      oslevel -s
    The output should indicate 5300-12-08-1316.

Local fix

Problem summary

  • Packaging only.

Problem conclusion

  • Packaging only.

Temporary fix


APAR Information

  • APAR number


  • Reported component name

    AIX 5.3 EXT SUP

  • Reported component ID


  • Reported release


  • Status


  • PE




  • Submitted date


  • Closed date


  • Last modified date


  • APAR is sysrouted FROM one or more of the following:


  • APAR is sysrouted TO one or more of the following:

    U859778 IV53274

Fix information

  • Fixed component name

    AIX 5.3 EXT SUP

  • Fixed component ID


Applicable component levels

  • R53E PSY


Document information

More support for: AIX family

Software version: 53E

Operating system(s): AIX

Reference #: IV35629

Modified date: 11 December 2013

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