IV36685: KULMAPPER UTILITY DOES NOT RETURN MORE THAN 256 CHARACTERS

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APAR status

  • Closed as program error.

Error description

  • Severity: 3
    Approver: gdc
    Compid: 5724C04LA
    Release: 6.2.2
    Environment: The Monitoring Agent for UNIX Log
    
    Problem Description: The kulmapper utility does not return more
    than 256 characters for field even though the actual agent does.
    
    Steps to reproduce:
    
    Create a file /tmp/test.out with the following content:
    
          -----------------
          a,"%600[^\n]", description
    
          <a line with more than 256 characters>
          -----------------
    
    Run the kulmapper utility as follows:
    
       $CANDLEHOME/bin/kulmapper -h $CANDLEHOME -l /tmp/test.out
    
    Notice that the result for description is truncated at 256
    characters.
    
    Note:
    However, the agent itself can show more than 256 characters.
    Description (Unicode) displays upto 768 characters in the
    portal. This problem affects only the kulmapper utility.
    

Local fix

Problem summary

  • The kulmapper utility does not return more than 256 characters
    for field even though the actual agent does.
    

Problem conclusion

  • Extended kulmapper internal buffer up to 768 characters.
    
    The fix for this APAR is going to be included in the following
    maintenance vehicle:
        | fix pack | 6.2.3-TIV-ITM-FP0004
    

Temporary fix

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APAR Information

  • APAR number

    IV36685

  • Reported component name

    ITM AGENT UNIX

  • Reported component ID

    5724C04LA

  • Reported release

    622

  • Status

    CLOSED PER

  • PE

    NoPE

  • HIPER

    NoHIPER

  • Special Attention

    NoSpecatt

  • Submitted date

    2013-02-13

  • Closed date

    2013-02-28

  • Last modified date

    2013-10-14

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

Fix information

  • Fixed component name

    ITM AGENT UNIX

  • Fixed component ID

    5724C04LA

Applicable component levels

  • R623 PSY

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Tivoli Components
ITM Agent UNIX Log Alert V6

Software version:

622

Reference #:

IV36685

Modified date:

2013-10-14

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