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PI21552: PROVIDE REQUIRED SUPPORT TO REMOVE SYMLINK DEPENDENCIES TO AUTHORIZED MODULES WHEN STARTING SERVERS VIA SCRIPTING.

Fixes are available

7.0.0.35: WebSphere Application Server V7.0 Fix Pack 35
PI21552;8.5.0: provide required support to remove symlink dependencies to author
PI21552;8.0.0: provide required support to remove symlink dependencies to author
PI21552;8.0.0: Provide required support to remove symlink dependencies to author
8.5.5.4: WebSphere Application Server V8.5.5 Fix Pack 4
8.0.0.10: WebSphere Application Server V8.0 Fix Pack 10
7.0.0.37: WebSphere Application Server V7.0 Fix Pack 37
8.5.5.5: WebSphere Application Server V8.5.5 Fix Pack 5
8.5.5.6: WebSphere Application Server V8.5.5 Fix Pack 6
8.0.0.11: WebSphere Application Server V8.0 Fix Pack 11
8.5.5.7: WebSphere Application Server V8.5.5 Fix Pack 7
7.0.0.39: WebSphere Application Server V7.0 Fix Pack 39
8.5.5.8: WebSphere Application Server V8.5.5 Fix Pack 8
8.0.0.12: WebSphere Application Server V8.0 Fix Pack 12
8.5.5.9: WebSphere Application Server V8.5.5 Fix Pack 9
7.0.0.41: WebSphere Application Server V7.0 Fix Pack 41
8.5.5.10: WebSphere Application Server V8.5.5 Fix Pack 10
8.5.5.11: WebSphere Application Server V8.5.5 Fix Pack 11
8.0.0.13: WebSphere Application Server V8.0 Fix Pack 13
7.0.0.43: WebSphere Application Server V7.0 Fix Pack 43
8.5.5.12: WebSphere Application Server V8.5.5 Fix Pack 12
8.0.0.14: WebSphere Application Server V8.0 Fix Pack 14
8.5.5.13: WebSphere Application Server V8.5.5 Fix Pack 13
7.0.0.45: WebSphere Application Server V7.0 Fix Pack 45
8.0.0.15: WebSphere Application Server V8.0 Fix Pack 15
7.0.0.45: Java SDK 1.6 SR16 FP60 Cumulative Fix for WebSphere Application Server
7.0.0.35: Java SDK 1.6 SR16 FP1 Cumulative Fix for WebSphere Application Server
7.0.0.37: Java SDK 1.6 SR16 FP3 Cumulative Fix for WebSphere Application Server
7.0.0.39: Java SDK 1.6 SR16 FP7 Cumulative Fix for WebSphere Application Server
7.0.0.41: Java SDK 1.6 SR16 FP20 Cumulative Fix for WebSphere Application Server
7.0.0.43: Java SDK 1.6 SR16 FP41 Cumulative Fix for WebSphere Application Server
8.5.5.14: WebSphere Application Server V8.5.5 Fix Pack 14
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APAR status

  • Closed as program error.

Error description

  • Compatibility support is needed in IBM WebSphere Application
    Server V7.0, V8.0 and V8.5 with the application of z/OS APAR
    OA43650.  This compatibility support ensures symlinks to
    authorized modules are not used during server startup from
    provided shell scripts.
    

Local fix

Problem summary

  • ****************************************************************
    * USERS AFFECTED:  All users of IBM WebSphere Application      *
    *                  Server V7.0, V8.0, V8.5 on z/OS             *
    ****************************************************************
    * PROBLEM DESCRIPTION: After applying z/OS APAR OA43650 it     *
    *                      is no longer possible to start          *
    *                      servers using the provided shell        *
    *                      scripts                                 *
    ****************************************************************
    * RECOMMENDATION:                                              *
    ****************************************************************
    With z/OS APAR OA43650, when starting servers using the
    startServer.sh shell script or when a node agent is started
    automatically by the addNode.sh shell script, the following
    error will occur:
    BPXP029I OPEN ERROR FOR FILE PATH 210
    .../AppServer/lib/s390-31/bboorb
    DEVICE ID 13 INODE 248.
    followed by an EC6 abend with reason  code 0594E04B.
    

Problem conclusion

Temporary fix

Comments

APAR Information

  • APAR number

    PI21552

  • Reported component name

    WEBSPHERE FOR Z

  • Reported component ID

    5655I3500

  • Reported release

    700

  • Status

    CLOSED PER

  • PE

    NoPE

  • HIPER

    NoHIPER

  • Special Attention

    NoSpecatt

  • Submitted date

    2014-07-08

  • Closed date

    2014-08-19

  • Last modified date

    2014-11-04

  • APAR is sysrouted FROM one or more of the following:

  • APAR is sysrouted TO one or more of the following:

Fix information

  • Fixed component name

    WEBSPHERE FOR Z

  • Fixed component ID

    5655I3500

Applicable component levels

  • R700 PSY UI21695

       UP14/10/10 P F410

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Document information

More support for: WebSphere Application Server for z/OS
General

Software version: 7.0

Reference #: PI21552

Modified date: 04 November 2014