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Some fast paths are missing when using smit in AIX 5.3.

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After doing a fresh install of AIX 5.3-11 on a p630 I've discovered that some of the smit fastpaths are not working,  For example:  
# smit chjfs  (or smitty chjfs)

1800-051 There are no items of this type.  (In a popup window)

Thanks for your help.
Don
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Hi,

that's just because you don't have any jfs filesystems anymore.

It's all jfs2 now, because you obviously chose the option "Create Enhanced Journaled Filesystems" during install.

Once you created a jfs filesystem the shortcut will work again.

Try "smitty chjfs2"

What other shortcuts are not working?

wmp

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