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PI50205: APACHE LOGFORMAT NOT WORKING FOR %{WAS}E

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APAR status

  • Closed as program error.

Error description

  • When using a LogFormat in Apache to show what WebSphere handled
    using the  %{WAS}e the result is garbage being logged in the
    access log.
    

Local fix

Problem summary

  • ****************************************************************
    * USERS AFFECTED:  All users of IBM WebSphere Application      *
    *                  Server V7.0, V8.0 and V8.5                  *
    ****************************************************************
    * PROBLEM DESCRIPTION: The WAS environment variable,           *
    *                      %{WAS}e, is not displayed correctly in  *
    *                      the HTTP server access log.             *
    ****************************************************************
    * RECOMMENDATION:   Apply Fix pack 7.0.0.41, 8.0.0.13 or       *
    *                  8.5.5.9                                     *
    ****************************************************************
    The HTTP server access log does not display the value of the
    WAS environment variable correctly.
    

Problem conclusion

  • The WebSphere Application Server Plugin is fixed to set the
    value of the WAS environment value correclty.
    
    The fix for this APAR is currently targeted for inclusion in
    fix packs 7.0.0.41, 8.0.0.13 and 8.5.5.9.  Please refer to the
    Recommended Updates page for delivery information:
    http://www.ibm.com/support/docview.wss?rs=180&uid=swg27004980
    

Temporary fix

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APAR Information

  • APAR number

    PI50205

  • Reported component name

    WEBS APP SERV N

  • Reported component ID

    5724H8800

  • Reported release

    700

  • Status

    CLOSED PER

  • PE

    NoPE

  • HIPER

    NoHIPER

  • Special Attention

    NoSpecatt / Xsystem

  • Submitted date

    2015-10-08

  • Closed date

    2015-12-04

  • Last modified date

    2016-02-16

  • 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

    WEBS APP SERV N

  • Fixed component ID

    5724H8800

Applicable component levels

  • R700 PSY

       UP

  • R800 PSY

       UP

  • R850 PSY

       UP



Document information

More support for: WebSphere Application Server
General

Software version: 7.0

Reference #: PI50205

Modified date: 16 February 2016