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PI80912: NEW FUNCTION : FIREWALL FRIENDLY FTP CLIENT

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APAR status

  • Closed as new function.

Error description

  • Firewall Friendly FTP Client
    

Local fix

Problem summary

  • ****************************************************************
    * USERS AFFECTED: All Users of the z/VM FTP Client             *
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    * PROBLEM DESCRIPTION:                                         *
    ****************************************************************
    * RECOMMENDATION: APPLY PTF                                    *
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    With the PTF for APAR PI80912, the z/VM FTP client is updated
    to improve interaction in configurations which require
    traversing firewalls.  This support includes some design
    changes as well as updates to default behavior.
    

Problem conclusion

Temporary fix

Comments

  • See the memo to users which accompanies this APAR for a more
    detailed description of the code and documentation changes which
    provide this support.
    
    The following publications will be updated:
      - SC32-6240-07 - z/VM: TCP/IP User's Guide
      - GC24-6235-05 - z/VM: TCP/IP Diagnosis Guide
      - GC24-6237-09 - z/VM: TCP/IP Messages and Codes
    

APAR Information

  • APAR number

    PI80912

  • Reported component name

    TCP/IP V2 FOR V

  • Reported component ID

    5735FAL00

  • Reported release

    640

  • Status

    CLOSED UR1

  • PE

    NoPE

  • HIPER

    NoHIPER

  • Special Attention

    YesSpecatt / New Function / Xsystem

  • Submitted date

    2017-05-02

  • Closed date

    2017-08-23

  • Last modified date

    2017-12-15

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

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

    UI49779

Modules/Macros

  • FTBVMSUB FTCVMSUB FTMAIN   FTPROCS  FTUSER   LOCSITE  LOCSTAT
    MSFTPC   PASSIVE  PI80912  SENDPORT
    

Publications Referenced
SC24624007 GC24623505 GC24623709    

Fix information

  • Fixed component name

    TCP/IP V2 FOR V

  • Fixed component ID

    5735FAL00

Applicable component levels

  • R640 PSY UI49779

       UP17/08/24 P 1702  

Fix is available

  • Select the PTF appropriate for your component level. You will be required to sign in. Distribution on physical media is not available in all countries.



Document information

More support for: z/VM family

Software version: 640

Operating system(s): VM/ESA, z/VM

Reference #: PI80912

Modified date: 15 December 2017