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PI53321: Using WOLA with CICS version 5.3 causes BBOX abend

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APAR status

  • Closed as program error.

Error description

  • Where running WebSphere OLA (WOLA) with CICS version 5.3 the
    following BBOX abend happens:
    DFHDU0203I 11/19/2015 10:02:23 CICWKS68 A transaction dump was
    taken for dumpcode: BBOX, Dumpid: 1/0001, Tranid: BBOC, Tranum:
    00000045, Program: BBOATRUE.
    DFHAC2236 11/19/2015 10:02:23 CICWKS68 Transaction BBOC abend
    BBOX in program BBOATRUE term 0075. Updates to local
    recoverable resources will be backed out.
    

Local fix

  • N/A
    

Problem summary

  • ****************************************************************
    * USERS AFFECTED:  Users of WebSphere Application Server V7.0, *
    *                  V8.0 and V8.5 using WebSphere Optimized     *
    *                  Local adapters to connect to CICS 5.3       *
    ****************************************************************
    * PROBLEM DESCRIPTION: Customers using WebSphere Optimized     *
    *                      local adapters (WOLA) to connect to     *
    *                      CICS 5.3 abend with abend code BBOX     *
    ****************************************************************
    * RECOMMENDATION:                                              *
    ****************************************************************
    WebSphere Optimized local adapters do not support CICS 5.3.
    

Problem conclusion

Temporary fix

Comments

APAR Information

  • APAR number

    PI53321

  • Reported component name

    WEBSPHERE FOR Z

  • Reported component ID

    5655I3500

  • Reported release

    700

  • Status

    CLOSED PER

  • PE

    NoPE

  • HIPER

    NoHIPER

  • Special Attention

    NoSpecatt / Xsystem

  • Submitted date

    2015-11-30

  • Closed date

    2016-04-04

  • Last modified date

    2017-05-01

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Fix information

  • Fixed component name

    WEBSPHERE FOR Z

  • Fixed component ID

    5655I3500

Applicable component levels

  • R700 PSY UI46199

       UP17/04/24 P F704

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Document information

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

Software version: 7.0

Reference #: PI53321

Modified date: 01 May 2017