Backup Control Group IFS Save While Active Support

Learn about the Save While Active attribute special values for use with IFS

Beginning in IBM i 7.2 and continuing through later releases, Backup Control Group IFS Entries allow these Save While Active attribute special values:

  • *ALWCKWR

  • *ALWCKSY

  • *LNKALL

  • *LNKALLS

For IFS control group list entries, the Save While Active attribute maps two separate command parameters on the SAV command. These BRMS mapping for the attribute special values are:

Save While Active special values and their corresponding SAV commands

Save While Active special value

SAV command equivalent

  • ALWCKWR

SAVACT(*YES) SAVACTOPT(*ALWCKPWRT)

  • ALWCKSY

SAVACT(*SYNC) SAVACTOPT(*ALWCKPWRT)

  • LNKALL

SAVACT(*YES) SAVACTOPT(*ALL)

  • LNKALLS

SAVACT(*SYNC) SAVACTOPT(*ALL)

Requirements

The following PTFs are required:

  • 72f – SI72865

  • 73f – SI72866

  • 74f – SI72867