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PI30332: WEBSPHERE WOLA API CALLS FAILING WITH ABEND BBOX IN CICS FOR CICS TS 5.2

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APAR status

  • Closed as program error.

Error description

  • PM88209 8for CICS TS 5.1
    WEBSPHERE WOLA API CALLS FAILING WITH ABEND BBOX WITH ABEND
    BBOX in CICS is needed  for CICS TS 5.2
    

Local fix

Problem summary

  • ****************************************************************
    * USERS AFFECTED:  All users of IBM WebSphere Application      *
    *                  Server V7.0                                 *
    ****************************************************************
    * PROBLEM DESCRIPTION: A BBOX ABEND occurs in CICS TS 5.2      *
    *                      when using WOLA.                        *
    ****************************************************************
    * RECOMMENDATION:                                              *
    ****************************************************************
    The WebSphere Optimized Local Adapters (WOLA) Task Related
    User Exit (TRUE) is not compatible with CICS Transaction
    Server release 5.2.
    

Problem conclusion

  • Code was added to the WOLA TRUE to support CICS TS 5.2.
    
    APAR PI30332 is currently targeted for inclusion in Fix Pack
    7.0.0.39 of WebSphere Application Server.
    
    Please refer to the Recommended Updates page for delivery
    information:
    http://www.ibm.com/support/docview.wss?rs=180&uid=swg27004980
    
    Please refer to URL:
    //www.ibm.com/support/docview.wss?rs=404&uid=swg27006970
    for Fix Pack availability.
    

Temporary fix

Comments

APAR Information

  • APAR number

    PI30332

  • 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

    2014-11-25

  • Closed date

    2015-07-27

  • Last modified date

    2015-11-04

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

    PI24444

  • 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 UI32147

       UP15/10/31 P F510

Fix is available

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Document information

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

Software version: 7.0

Reference #: PI30332

Modified date: 04 November 2015