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IV71812: STRING.TOLOWERCASE() VIOLATES UNICODE STANDARD

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APAR status

  • Closed as program error.

Error description

  • Error Message: The JVM lowercases "\u0130" to "\u0069" but the
    Unicode standard requires that in all locales except 'az' and
    'tr' that "\u0130" should lowercase to "\u0069\u0307".
    .
    Stack Trace: N/A
    .
    

Local fix

Problem summary

  • The problem was caused by incorrect conversion of "\u0130".
    

Problem conclusion

  • The JVM has been updated to convert "\u0130" correctly.
    .
    This APAR will be fixed in the following Java Releases:
       7    SR9 FP10  (7.0.9.10)
       8    SR1 FP10  (8.0.1.10)
       6 R1 SR8 FP7   (6.1.8.7)
       7 R1 SR3 FP10  (7.1.3.10)
       6    SR16 FP7  (6.0.16.7)
    .
    Contact your IBM Product's Service Team for these Service
    Refreshes and Fix Packs.
    For those running stand-alone, information about the available
    Service Refreshes and Fix Packs can be found at:
               https://www.ibm.com/developerworks/java/jdk/
    

Temporary fix

Comments

APAR Information

  • APAR number

    IV71812

  • Reported component name

    J9 COMMON CODE

  • Reported component ID

    620700127

  • Reported release

    260

  • Status

    CLOSED PER

  • PE

    NoPE

  • HIPER

    NoHIPER

  • Special Attention

    NoSpecatt

  • Submitted date

    2015-04-02

  • Closed date

    2015-04-02

  • Last modified date

    2015-06-29

  • 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

    J9 COMMON CODE

  • Fixed component ID

    620700127

Applicable component levels

  • R260 PSY

       UP

  • R270 PSY

       UP

  • R600 PSY

       UP



Document information

More support for: Runtimes for Java Technology
Virtual Machine

Software version: 260

Reference #: IV71812

Modified date: 29 June 2015