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IX90152: JAVA.NET.UNKNOWNHOSTEXCEPTION THROWN FROM COM.IBM.RMI.IIOP.ORB.LOOKUPLOCALOBJECT AFTER APPLYING IX90122

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APAR status

  • Closed as program error.

Error description

  • Error Message: java.net.UnknownHostException seen after
    upgrading from WAS fix pack from 8.5.5.0 to 8.5.5.2
    .
    Stack Trace: ORBRas        1
    com.ibm.ws.orbimpl.transport.WSTransport getHostIPAddress:138
    ORB.thread.pool : 0 The following exception was
    loggedjava.net.UnknownHostException: any_invalidHostat
    java.net.InetAddress.getAllByName0(InetAddress.java:1302)at
    java.net.InetAddress.getAllByName(InetAddress.java:1229)at
    java.net.InetAddress.getAllByName(InetAddress.java:1151)at
    java.net.InetAddress.getByName(InetAddress.java:1101)at
    com.ibm.CORBA.transport.TransportBase.getHostIPAddress(Transport
    Base.java:134)at
    com.ibm.rmi.iiop.TransportManager.getHostIPAddress(TransportMana
    ger.java:205)at
    com.ibm.rmi.Profile.getHostIPAddress(Profile.java:498)at
    com.ibm.rmi.iiop.ORB.lookupLocalObject(ORB.java:667)at
    com.ibm.CORBA.iiop.ORB.lookupLocalObject(ORB.java:1475)
    .
    

Local fix

  • This issue can be worked around by using appropriate hostname.
    

Problem summary

  • The problem is caused when the property com.ibm.CORBA.LocalHost
    is set to an invalid hostname.
    

Problem conclusion

  • Added appropriate exception handling to
    com.ibm.rmi.Profile.getHostIPAddress to fix the problem.
    .
    This APAR will be fixed in the following Java Releases:
       6 R1 SR8 FP2   (6.1.8.2)
       7 R1 SR2       (7.1.2.0)
       6    SR16 FP2  (6.0.16.2)
       7    SR8       (7.0.8.0)
    .
    Contact your IBM Product's Service Team for these Service
    Refreshes and Fix Packs.
    For those running stand-alone, Java maintenance is available
    from:
               https://www.ibm.com/developerworks/java/jdk/
    

Temporary fix

Comments

APAR Information

  • APAR number

    IX90152

  • Reported component name

    ORB

  • Reported component ID

    620700123

  • Reported release

    260

  • Status

    CLOSED PER

  • PE

    NoPE

  • HIPER

    NoHIPER

  • Special Attention

    NoSpecatt

  • Submitted date

    2014-08-14

  • Closed date

    2014-08-28

  • Last modified date

    2014-10-02

  • 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

    ORB

  • Fixed component ID

    620700123

Applicable component levels

  • R260 PSY

       UP

  • R600 PSY

       UP



Document information

More support for: Runtimes for Java Technology
ORB

Software version: 260

Reference #: IX90152

Modified date: 02 October 2014