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MainView Transaction Analyzer (Version 3.2.00)

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Customer Advisories
Date Tracking Numbers Description Available Formats
Flash
18-Apr-2019 UPDATED (ID 661) All products that run in the DBC component: An abend in BBM0ZLCS or OSZXCNSL might cause a storage overlay problem in the private area of the DBC address space PDF
11-Apr-2019 (ID 653) All MainView products: An abend in BBM0ZLCS or OSZXCNSL might cause a storage overlay problem in the private area of the DBC address space PDF
11-Jan-2019 MainView Infrastructure: UPDATED MainView Alternate Access does not operate if IBM PTF UA98016 or UA98017 is applied PDF
20-Dec-2018 MainView Infrastructure: MainView Alternate Access does not operate if IBM PTF UA98016 or UA98017 is applied PDF
29-Sep-2017 QM002344574 An S0C4 abend might occur in the DBC address space after you apply PTF BQU0425 PDF
27-Jan-2017 Installation System: Missing FMIDs during the installation of some MainView products PDF
14-Jun-2016 BMC Runtime Component System: Applying PTF BP00336 or BP00337 when using CA ACF2 Release 15, or using CA ACF2 Version 16 without applying the PTFs, will cause a security failure to occur in MainView products PDF
14-Apr-2016 MainView Infrastructure: An expired certificate causes Java Security to block access to MainView Explorer PDF
29-Jan-2016 MainView Infrastructure: Applying PTF BQY0926 causes MVE to use incorrect credentials to access views and data PDF
29-May-2015 MainView Products: A performance issue occurs when running MainView products on an IBM z13 processor PDF
01-Oct-2014 MainView Infrastructure: A storage overlay might occur if the PAS experiences an S878 abend or other short-on-storage condition. PDF
10-Sep-2014 Updated - MainView Infrastructure: MainView address spaces might stall during initialization, hang during execution, or abend. PDF
01-May-2014 QM001819288 During data retrieval, high CPU or zIIP utilization in the DBC address space might cause the address space to shut down or NGL9CSRB to abend PDF
15-Apr-2014 BMC Software is alerting users to a serious issue where some BMC Products and services might be vulnerable to the OpenSSL flaw known as Heartbleed (CVE-2014-0160). PDF |
19-Sep-2013 MainView Infrastructure: The BBI-SS PAS might stall during initialization. PDF | HTM
16-Feb-2012 QM001737708 DB2 Component Services (DBC) - A dynamic subsystem function routine that is associated with the DBC component can cause an event to hang and never complete. PDF | HTM
13-Oct-2011 QM001723213 DB2 Component Services - The DBC component could cause an S0C4 abend to occur if another process or product programmatically issues an invalid command that contains no text. PDF | HTM
08-Jul-2011 If you are using hardware without the Parsing-Enhancement Facility and you have applied BP00186, RTCS will fail with S878 PDF | HTM
Technical Bulletin
07-May-2019 (ID 666) MainView Infrastructure: An S0C4 abend may occur in MainView identified as ????????(????????+********) PDF
01-May-2019 UPDATED (ID 664) MainView Infrastructure: Applying PTF BQY1876, BQY1877, or BQY1878 can delay PAS initialization PDF
15-Apr-2019 (ID 590) MainView Infrastructure: Issuing IBM MVS MODIFY commands to obtain version information might cause a security issue PDF
03-Apr-2019 (ID 642) Maintenance — RSL1904 is available PDF
27-Mar-2019 Applying PTF BQY1876, BQY1877, or BQY1878 can delay PAS initialization PDF
18-Feb-2019 MainView Transaction Analyzer: Applying enhancement PTF BPL2968 might prevent you from connecting MVTA to the existing NGL PIID and LOGSET Name fields PDF
17-Jan-2019 MainView Infrastructure now supports TCP/IP encryption PDF
03-Jan-2019 RSL1901 and RSL1901C are available PDF
24-Dec-2018 BMC ISR extract job $E05XTRT and retrieve job $J05RETV are missing the COPYSTEP and SFTP steps PDF
13-Dec-2018 Enhancements simplify customizing MainView Transaction Analyzer PDF
04-Oct-2018 Maintenance: RSL1810 is available PDF
13-Sep-2018 MainView Infrastructure: MainView Explorer can now be launched from a stand-alone package PDF
03-Jul-2018 Maintenance: RSL1807 and RSL1807C are available PDF
21-Jun-2018 MainView Infrastructure: After applying PTF BQY1469 or BQY1470, MainView Logger logs all WTOs, regardless of the WTOLOG or LOGWTO parameter setting PDF
30-May-2018 Announcing support for FIXCAT categories for Enhanced HOLDDATA PDF
05-Apr-2018 Maintenance: RSL1804 is available PDF
02-Feb-2018 Customer Support: Changes for sending files to Customer Support through ftp.bmc.com PDF
03-Jan-2018 Maintenance: RSL1801 and RSL1801C are available PDF
14-Dec-2017 MainView Explorer hangs when MVI host server restarted with SSL=N PDF
14-Dec-2017 MainView Infrastructure December 2017 enhancements for version 6.2 are available PDF
16-Nov-2017 BMC is announcing licensing permission for running BMC products and solutions for IBM z/OS in the IBM zD&T and zPDT environments but will not extend BMC Customer Support services to the virtual environments PDF
02-Oct-2017 Maintenance: RSL1710 is available PDF
29-Sep-2017 MainView products now support running on Version 2.3 of the IBM z/OS system PDF
06-Jul-2017 Maintenance: RSL1707 and RSL1707C are available PDF
14-Jun-2017 New passwords for the ESD FTP and BMC ISR FTP sites take effect at 00:00 Coordinated Universal Time (UTC) on July 6, 2017 PDF
10-May-2017 UIM: Announcing support for versions 1.1 and 1.2 of TLS PDF
27-Apr-2017 Quicker and easier access to BMC mainframe product documentation is now available PDF
04-Apr-2017 Maintenance: RSL1704 is available PDF
10-Feb-2017 RTCS: The OSZHTML hypertext document library in the RTCS subsystem start-up procedure is no longer required PDF
04-Jan-2017 Maintenance: RSL1701 and RSL1701C are available PDF
09-Dec-2016 UIM: BMC is providing instructions for creating SSL/TLS certificates for use with UIM PDF
03-Oct-2016 Maintenance: RSL1610 is available PDF
18-Aug-2016 BMC ISR: BMC has scheduled an outage for BMC Internet Service Retrieval (BMC ISR) PDF
06-Jul-2016 Installation System: RSL1607 and RSL1607C are available PDF
16-Jun-2016 DBC: An improved locking mechanism enables DBC to better support the multi-use runtime operation PDF
16-Jun-2016 Installation System: New passwords for the ESD and BMC ISR FTP sites take effect at 00:00 Coordinated Universal Time (UTC) on July 6, 2016 PDF
01-May-2016 MainView Infrastructure: When browsers phase out support for NPAPI plugins, MainView Explorer will not run as an applet in those browsers PDF
18-Mar-2016 Installation System: Announcing release, maintenance, and service levels PDF
18-Mar-2016 RSL: Introducing Recommended Service Level (RSL) maintenance PDF
04-Dec-2015 PUT1502B is available PDF
01-Oct-2015 MainView Infrastructure: Enhancements to MainView Infrastructure to support UIM/USC usage and HTTPS PDF
22-Jul-2015 Installation System: $177ACCF job fails PDF
29-Jun-2015 BMC Runtime Component System: An enhancement adds new commands to simplify operational shutdown PDF
01-Jun-2015 Installation System: Enable configuration and running of products from SMP/E target libraries PDF
06-May-2015 PUT1501B is available PDF
15-Apr-2015 QM001687304 UIM: PTFs erroneously made available PDF
05-Apr-2015 Installation System: New passwords for the ESD and BMC ISR FTP sites take effect at 00:00 Coordinated Universal Time (UTC) on May 5, 2015 PDF
09-Mar-2015 BMC Documentation Center: The primary Documentation Center is now available without a support login. PDF
30-Jan-2015 MainView Infrastructure: The MainView Explorer client session will now reconnect to the MainView host server automatically after an interruption. PDF
09-Jan-2015 Installation System: New requirement for MainView product installation PDF
05-Dec-2014 PUT1402B is available PDF
04-Jun-2014 BMC System Performance for DB2, SQL Performance for DB2, and MainView Transaction Analyzer: The Next Generation Logger (NGL) might fail to start, subsequently causing the DB2 Component Services (DBC) to lose trace records. PDF
22-May-2014 MainView Infrastructure: Applying PTF BQY0162 or BQY0171 might cause truncated MainView Alternate Access passwords or pass phrases. PDF
07-May-2014 PUT1401B is available PDF
17-Apr-2014 BMC Software is alerting users to check the BMC Support Home page for the latest information about products assessed for vulnerability. Only a few assessed products are affected. PDF
07-Apr-2014 Installation System: New passwords for the Electronic Software Distribution (ESD) and BMC Internet Service Retrieval (BMC ISR) FTP sites takes effect at 00:00 Coordinated Universal Time (UTC) on May 7, 2014 PDF
30-Jan-2014 MainView Transaction Analyzer: The PAS fails to initialize if you are running NGL version 10.1 and do not upgrade to version 10.2 when you install the product. PDF
30-Jan-2014 PUT1302B is available PDF
24-Jan-2014 MainView Infrastructure: Upgrading to JRE 1.7.0_51 causes a general exception when you start MainView Explorer. PDF
22-Jan-2014 MainView Infrastructure: External security manager pass phrase support is now available. PDF
04-Nov-2013 BMC Documentation Center: Enhancements have been made to the Documentation Center and a Messages Documentation Center is now available. PDF
21-Oct-2013 MainView Infrastructure: MainView Alarm Manager might cause a CPU loop or a U1808 abend in the coordinating address space (CAS) PDF
19-Sep-2013 MainView Infrastructure: New environment discovery views are available. PDF | HTM
19-Aug-2013 Updated - Mainview Infrastructure: Installing version 6.1 into an SMP/E zone that contains version 6.0 or earlier can cause an APPLY error PDF | HTM
22-May-2013 PUT1301B is available PDF | HTM
10-May-2013 MainView Explorer now enables you to build an Applications tree PDF | HTM
29-Apr-2013 Upgrading to JRE 1.7.0_21 causes a security warning in MainView Explorer. PDF | HTM
10-Apr-2013 The new passwords for the epddownload.bmc.com and filedownload.bmc.com FTP sites takes effect at 00:00 Coordinated Universal Time (UTC) on May 22, 2013 PDF | HTM
31-Jan-2013 MainView Explorer Authentication Certificate will expire March 29, 2013. PDF | HTM
10-Jan-2013 Change to the PUT maintenance schedule PDF | HTM
21-Dec-2012 Deployment of calendar periods, threshold sets, and threshold selections fails, and calendar period initialization takes an excessive amount of time. PDF | HTM
05-Dec-2012 Announcing enhancements to the BMC Documentation Center. PDF | HTM
05-Dec-2012 PUT1202B is available PDF | HTM
14-Nov-2012 If you select option 2 from the Electronic Software Distribution FTP Option Specifications panel, an error occurs when generating the JCL from the Install System JCL Generation Option Panel. PDF | HTM
12-Oct-2012 Announcing the BMCDOC utility, which can make preparing and sending support issue-related files to BMC Customer Support easier. PDF |
14-Sep-2012 PUT1202A is available PDF | HTM
27-Jun-2012 If you install BMC ISR by using merged libraries, the DDDEFs for the ABMRCLIB and ABMRLOAD libraries are incorrectly named. PDF | HTM
21-Jun-2012 QM001756904 DB2 Component Services (DBC) - Next Generation Logger (NGL) archives fail with an error due to a problem in communication with DBC. PDF | HTM
19-Jun-2012 Announcing enhancements to MainView Explorer in PUT1201B. PDF | HTM
13-Jun-2012 Announcing changes to MainView installation and customization documentation. PDF | HTM
06-Jun-2012 BMC is alerting users to an extension of the BMC maintenance period which affects BMC Internet Service Retrieval (ISR) PDF | HTM
06-Jun-2012 PUT1201B is available PDF | HTM
15-Mar-2012 Reissue--Announcing the release of a standalone BMC Documentation Center PDF | HTM
12-Mar-2012 This TB provides the documentation for the RETRY parameter and describes two PTFs that are required to correct how the parameter works. PDF
01-Mar-2012 PTFs BQI1269 and BQI1270 disrupt data collection from the MainView products that connect to MainView Transaction Analyzer. PDF | HTM
28-Feb-2012 PUT1201A is available PDF | HTM
13-Feb-2012 The new password for the epddownload.bmc.com FTP site takes effect at 00:00 Coordinated Universal Time (UTC) on February 28, 2012 PDF | HTM
31-Jan-2012 The MainView Explorer host server might abend, loop, or hang under certain conditions. PDF | HTM
06-Jan-2012 Insert routine is now eligible to run on IBM® zSeries® Integrated Information Processor (zIIP). PDF | HTM
07-Dec-2011 Installation System - Describes additional issues and resolutions for version 2.3.25 of the Installation System PDF
07-Dec-2011 PUT1102B is available PDF
05-Dec-2011 Issues can occur with MainView Transaction Analyzer customization after PUT1102B is applied. PDF | HTM
17-Aug-2011 Installation System - Describes the enhancements to version 2.3.20 of the Installation System PDF | HTM
17-Aug-2011 PUT1102A is available PDF | HTM
19-Jul-2011 The MainView Transaction Analyzer product improves the efficiency of performing searches with PTF BPL2021 applied. PDF
27-May-2011 Enhancements to MainView Explorer for short-term history and support of double-byte Unicode characters PDF | HTM
27-May-2011 Installation System - Describes the enhancements to version 2.3.15 of the Installation System PDF | HTM
27-May-2011 PUT1101B is available PDF | HTM
20-May-2011 The BMC Documentation Center for mainframe products is now available. PDF | HTM
Release Notes
13-Dec-2018 Announces changes and new features in version 11.1.00 of DBC and LGC and version 10.4.00 of NGL PDF
13-Dec-2018 Installation System: Announces changes and new features in version 3.9.00 PDF
21-Jun-2018 MainView Infrastructure: Describes what is new and changed in MainView Infrastructure version 6.3.00 PDF
03-May-2018 Installation System: Announces changes and new features in version 3.6.00 PDF
14-Dec-2017 Installation System: Announces changes and new features in version 3.5.00 PDF
22-Jun-2017 Installation System: Announces changes and new features in version 3.3.00 PDF
22-Mar-2017 Installation System: Announces changes and new features in version 3.2.00 PDF
08-Dec-2016 Installation System: Announces changes and new features in version 3.1.00 PDF
04-Dec-2015 Installation System and RTCS: Announces changes and new features in versions 3.0.00 and 2.1.00, respectively PDF
06-May-2015 Installation System: Announces changes and new features in version 2.4.10 PDF
12-Feb-2015 Installation System: Announces changes and new features in version 2.4.05 PDF
29-Dec-2014 Installation System: Updated - Announces changes and new features in version 2.4.00 PDF
19-Oct-2012 Revised - Describes what is new and changed in MainView Infrastructure version 6.1.00. PDF
06-Jun-2012 Installation System: These release notes contain information about what is new and changed for version 2.3.35 of the Installation System. The release notes contain information that supplements or supersedes the Installation System User Guide. PDF | HTM
27-May-2011 Describes the product enhancements and corrected problems in version 3.2.00 of MainView Transaction Analyzer. PDF | HTM
09-May-2008 Announcing the release of version 6.0.00 of the MAINVIEW Infrastructure product. Product availability, compatibility, and support status are listed. Installation information is provided. What’s new or changed is described. PDF | HTM
Online Technical Documentation
13-Dec-2018 Online documentation for version 11.1.00 of BMC Configuration Component for z/OS (DBC), version 11.1.00 of BMC Execution Component for z/OS (LGC), version 10.4.00 of Next Generation Logger, and BMC Runtime Component System HTM
03-May-2018 Online documentation for the current version of the Installation System HTM
25-Apr-2017 Online documentation for MainView Transaction Analyzer HTM
 
Product Documents Language :
Title Date Format
BMC Common Components Messages Manual 08-Apr-2011 PDF
BMC Runtime Component System Configuration and Administration Guide 14-Sep-2012 PDF
MAINVIEW Best Practices: Event Management 19-May-2008 PDF
MainView Alarm Management User Guide 23-Mar-2017 PDF
MainView Alarm Management User Guide 14-Sep-2012 PDF
MainView Alternate Access Implementation and User Guide Version 5.0 15-Dec-2005 PDF
MainView Infrastructure 6.2 space (11,745 KB) 16-Sep-2018 PDF
MainView Infrastructure 6.3 space (11,507 KB) 16-Sep-2018 PDF
MainView Security Guide 17-Nov-2010 PDF
MainView Threshold Management Guide 14-Sep-2012 PDF
MainView Transaction Analyzer User Guide 27-May-2011 PDF
MainView User Guide 23-Mar-2017 PDF
MainView User Guide 14-Sep-2012 PDF
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