MDZDZ026W PAS requires USS UID(0) or BPX.SUPERUSER authority

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    PRODUCT:

    BMC Discovery for z/OS - License Add On



    PROBLEM:

    Attempting to start the Discovery for z/OS 1.7.00 PAS and getting the following message:  

    MDZDZ026W PAS requires USS UID(0) or BPX.SUPERUSER authority


    SOLUTION:

    You can find our latest Discovery for z/OS v1.7 manual here:   http://documents.bmc.com/supportu/documents/72/12/507212/507212.pdf

    On page 8 the following is documented:

    For MVI version 6.3, the CAS and Discovery PAS user ID must have RACF authority to SUPERUSER.
    PROCESS.GETPSENT resource in the UNIXPRIV class in order to discover all UNIX processes as
    follows:

    PERMIT SUPERUSER.PROCESS.GETPSENT CLASS(UNIXPRIV) ACCESS(READ) ID(<userId>)


    Article Number:

    000180315


    Article Type:

    Solutions to a Product Problem



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