IC90109: ONPASSWORD FAILS TO CREATE ENCRYPTED FILE GETS ERROR ICC_SETVALU E - MEMALLOC: STATUS.DESC = MEMORY CALLBACKS ARE UNSAFE

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APAR status

  • Closed as change to accomodate OEM Vendor's code.

Error description

  • Onpassword fails to create encrypted file, returning the
    following error message:
    
    ICC_SetValue - MemAlloc: status.desc = Memory callbacks are
    unsafe (function deprecated, value ignored): icclib.c:955
    Failed to initialize ICC context
    
    This is observed when using IBM Global Security Kit (GSKit)
    version 8.0.15.6 or later.
    

Local fix

Problem summary

  • ****************************************************************
    * USERS AFFECTED:                                              *
    * Users using encrypted communications with IBM Informix       *
    * 11.70.xC7 and earlier using versions of GSKit 8.0.15.6 and   *
    * newer.                                                       *
    ****************************************************************
    * PROBLEM DESCRIPTION:                                         *
    * See Error Description                                        *
    ****************************************************************
    * RECOMMENDATION:                                              *
    * Upgrade to IBM Informix 11.70.xC8 or later.                  *
    ****************************************************************
    

Problem conclusion

  • GSKit made some changes to the interface that caused failures in
    IBM Informix clients using encrypted communications with the
    server.
    These changes also caused problems with the GSKit initialization
    code.
    

Temporary fix

Comments

APAR Information

  • APAR number

    IC90109

  • Reported component name

    INFORMIX SERVER

  • Reported component ID

    5725A3900

  • Reported release

    B70

  • Status

    CLOSED OEM

  • PE

    NoPE

  • HIPER

    NoHIPER

  • Special Attention

    NoSpecatt

  • Submitted date

    2013-02-08

  • Closed date

    2014-05-06

  • Last modified date

    2014-05-06

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

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

Fix information

Applicable component levels

  • RB70 PSN

       UP

  • RB70 PSY

       UP



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Document information


More support for:

Informix Servers

Software version:

B70

Reference #:

IC90109

Modified date:

2014-05-06

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