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PM15531: ERRORS OCCUR DURING WAS PREUPGRADE FROM 5.1 TO 7.0.0.9 IN ISERIES V5.4

Fixes are available

PM15531; 7.0.0.9: errors occur during migration from 5.1 to 7.0.0.9 on iSeries
7.0.0.13: WebSphere Application Server V7.0 Fix Pack 13 for AIX
7.0.0.13: WebSphere Application Server V7.0 Fix Pack 13 for HP-UX
7.0.0.13: WebSphere Application Server V7.0 Fix Pack 13 for IBM i
7.0.0.13: WebSphere Application Server V7.0 Fix Pack 13 for Linux
7.0.0.13: WebSphere Application Server V7.0 Fix Pack 13 for Solaris
7.0.0.13: WebSphere Application Server V7.0 Fix Pack 13 for Windows
7.0.0.13: Java SDK 1.6 SR8FP1 Cumulative Fix for WebSphere Application Server
7.0.0.15: WebSphere Application Server V7.0 Fix Pack 15 for AIX
7.0.0.15: Java SDK 1.6 SR9 Cumulative Fix for WebSphere Application Server
7.0.0.15: WebSphere Application Server V7.0 Fix Pack 15 for HP-UX
7.0.0.15: WebSphere Application Server V7.0 Fix Pack 15 for IBM i
7.0.0.15: WebSphere Application Server V7.0 Fix Pack 15 for Linux
7.0.0.15: WebSphere Application Server V7.0 Fix Pack 15 for Solaris
7.0.0.15: WebSphere Application Server V7.0 Fix Pack 15 for Windows
7.0.0.17: WebSphere Application Server V7.0 Fix Pack 17
7.0.0.17: Java SDK 1.6 SR9 FP1 Cumulative Fix for WebSphere Application Server
7.0.0.19: WebSphere Application Server V7.0 Fix Pack 19
7.0.0.21: WebSphere Application Server V7.0 Fix Pack 21
7.0.0.23: WebSphere Application Server V7.0 Fix Pack 23
7.0.0.25: WebSphere Application Server V7.0 Fix Pack 25
7.0.0.27: WebSphere Application Server V7.0 Fix Pack 27
7.0.0.29: WebSphere Application Server V7.0 Fix Pack 29
7.0.0.31: WebSphere Application Server V7.0 Fix Pack 31
7.0.0.27: Java SDK 1.6 SR13 FP2 Cumulative Fix for WebSphere Application Server
7.0.0.33: WebSphere Application Server V7.0 Fix Pack 33
7.0.0.35: WebSphere Application Server V7.0 Fix Pack 35
7.0.0.37: WebSphere Application Server V7.0 Fix Pack 37
7.0.0.39: WebSphere Application Server V7.0 Fix Pack 39
7.0.0.41: WebSphere Application Server V7.0 Fix Pack 41
7.0.0.43: WebSphere Application Server V7.0 Fix Pack 43
7.0.0.45: WebSphere Application Server V7.0 Fix Pack 45
7.0.0.19: Java SDK 1.6 SR9 FP2 Cumulative Fix for WebSphere Application Server
7.0.0.21: Java SDK 1.6 SR9 FP2 Cumulative Fix for WebSphere
7.0.0.23: Java SDK 1.6 SR10 FP1 Cumulative Fix for WebSphere
7.0.0.25: Java SDK 1.6 SR11 Cumulative Fix for WebSphere Application Server
7.0.0.27: Java SDK 1.6 SR12 Cumulative Fix for WebSphere Application Server
7.0.0.29: Java SDK 1.6 SR13 FP2 Cumulative Fix for WebSphere Application Server
7.0.0.45: Java SDK 1.6 SR16 FP60 Cumulative Fix for WebSphere Application Server
7.0.0.31: Java SDK 1.6 SR15 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

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APAR status

  • Closed as program error.

Error description

  • While migrating WebSphere Application Server V5.1 to V7.0.0.9
    on iSeries 5.4, migration fails with errors:
    
    com.ibm.ws.migration .utility,upgrade exception: could not find
    
    java_home path for was release:
    
    --------------------------------------------------------------
    
    MIGR0201I: The migration function initialized log file
    
    WASPreUpgrade.log.
    MIGR0300I: The migration function is starting to save the
    existing
    Application Server environment.
    MIGR0302I: The existing files are being saved.
    Could not find JAVA_HOME path for WAS release: BASE
    com.ibm.ws.migration.utility.UpgradeException: Could not find
    JAVA_HOME
    path for WAS release: BASE
    at
    com.ibm.ws.migration.common.ISeriesInfo.fetchSetupSettings(ISeri
    esInfo.j
    ava:267)
    at
    com.ibm.ws.migration.common.DefaultOSInfo.configRoot(DefaultOSIn
    fo.java:
    431)
    at
    com.ibm.ws.migration.preupgrade.R50BackupFiles.baseBackupFiles(R
    50Backup
    Files.java:108)
    at
    com.ibm.ws.migration.preupgrade.DefaultBackupFiles.createTransfo
    rmMappin
    gs(DefaultBackupFiles.java:97)
    at
    com.ibm.ws.migration.preupgrade.DefaultBackupFiles.<init>(Defaul
    tBackupF
    iles.java:59)
    at
    com.ibm.ws.migration.preupgrade.PreUpgradeTransformProviderImpl.
    provideD
    efaultTransforms(PreUpgradeTransformProviderImpl.java:139)
    at
    com.ibm.ws.migration.preupgrade.PreUpgradeTransformProviderImpl.
    provideD
    efaultApplicationServerTransforms(PreUpgradeTransformProviderImp
    l.java:1
    17)
    ================================================================
    

Local fix

  • N/A
    

Problem summary

  • ****************************************************************
    * USERS AFFECTED:  All users migrating to IBM WebSphere        *
    *                  Application Server V7 from V5.1 on iSeries  *
    ****************************************************************
    * PROBLEM DESCRIPTION: The WASPostUpgrade process exits        *
    *                      early, as it cannot properly define     *
    *                      JAVA_HOME when migrating from V5.1 to   *
    *                      V7 on iSeries.                          *
    ****************************************************************
    * RECOMMENDATION:                                              *
    ****************************************************************
    The Webshere Application Server V5.1 case for locating and
    defining the JAVA_HOME was not handled when changes to the
    code were introduced for iSeries V7R1 JAVA_HOME restrictions.
    

Problem conclusion

Temporary fix

Comments

APAR Information

  • APAR number

    PM15531

  • Reported component name

    WAS NETWRK DEPL

  • Reported component ID

    5630A3601

  • Reported release

    700

  • Status

    CLOSED PER

  • PE

    NoPE

  • HIPER

    NoHIPER

  • Special Attention

    NoSpecatt

  • Submitted date

    2010-05-28

  • Closed date

    2010-06-08

  • Last modified date

    2010-06-08

  • 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



Document information

More support for: WebSphere Application Server
General

Software version: 7.0

Reference #: PM15531

Modified date: 08 June 2010