Yes. Where it is possible to upgrade.
-- Michael PrixOn Di, 2016-04-26 at 15:03 +0000, Rhodes, Richard L. wrote: > Were you able to restore files after upgrading a client to a supported > version? > > Rick > > > -----Original Message----- > From: ADSM: Dist Stor Manager [mailto:ADSM-L@VM.MARIST.EDU] On Behalf Of > Michael Prix > Sent: Tuesday, April 26, 2016 7:04 AM > To: ADSM-L@VM.MARIST.EDU > Subject: TSM Server 7.1.4 woes > > Hello all, > > it is well known that older clients are out of support, but still continue > to work with the capabilities they were designed for. > Now I and some colleagues of mine upgraded customers to TSM 7.1.4 and 7.1.5, > with client-versions ranging from 5.5 to 7.1, and all of a sudden all > clients > <=6.1 can still backup to the server, but aren't any longer able to > restore/retrieve files. ANR4035W is reported. > While this might not be a situation where one could get support from IBM, it > is still a new situation as we as old *SMers are used to the fact that old > clients remain useable after an upgrade. > > -- > Michael Prix > > > ----------------------------------------- > The information contained in this message is intended only for the personal > and confidential use of the recipient(s) named above. If the reader of this > message is not the intended recipient or an agent responsible for delivering > it to the intended recipient, you are hereby notified that you have received > this document in error and that any review, dissemination, distribution, or > copying of this message is strictly prohibited. If you have received this > communication in error, please notify us immediately, and delete the > original message.