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PM98395: THE ACS APPLICATION AND SCRIPTS ARE MISSING FROM THE EWAS PACKAGE.

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APAR status

  • Closed as program error.

Error description

  • The eWAS is fully capable of SAML WEB SSO and do support it.
    But the eWAS package didn't include the ACS application and
    scripts in order to use the SAML WEB SSO feature.
    

Local fix

  • No
    

Problem summary

  • ****************************************************************
    * USERS AFFECTED:  All users of IBM WebSphere Application      *
    *                  Server 7.0 and 8.0.                         *
    ****************************************************************
    * PROBLEM DESCRIPTION: Embedded WebSphere Application server   *
    *                      installations are missing required      *
    *                      files to run SAML security.             *
    ****************************************************************
    * RECOMMENDATION:                                              *
    ****************************************************************
    Files WebSphereSamlSP.ear and installSamlACS.py are not found
    in the install directory.
    

Problem conclusion

  • Build code has changed to include these files are shipped with
    Embedded WebSphere Application Server installs.
    
    The fix for this APAR is currently targeted for inclusion in
    fix pack 7.0.0.33 and 8.0.0.9.  Please refer to the Recommended
    Updates
    page for delivery information:
    http://www.ibm.com/support/docview.wss?rs=180&uid=swg27004980
    
    Keywords: IBMWL3WSS, SAMLWSSO
    

Temporary fix

Comments

APAR Information

  • APAR number

    PM98395

  • 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

    2013-10-03

  • Closed date

    2014-01-28

  • Last modified date

    2015-09-09

  • 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

  • R61A PSY

       UP

  • R61H PSY

       UP

  • R61I PSY

       UP

  • R61P PSY

       UP

  • R61S PSY

       UP

  • R61W PSY

       UP

  • R61Z PSY

       UP

  • R700 PSY

       UP



Document information

More support for: WebSphere Application Server
General

Software version: 7.0

Reference #: PM98395

Modified date: 09 September 2015