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PI77980: UNABLE TO RESOLVE IMAGES FOR AN WAS 9.0 APPLICATION WHEN USING HTTP SERVER

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APAR status

  • Closed as program error.

Error description

  • Unable to resolve images (.png, etc) for an WAS Application when
    using  WAS Plugin via HTTP Server.  The result is .png files
    that are attempted to be displayed, and 0K in size.
    
    When ESI is enabled (this is default setting for plugin)
    the trace shows "ws_esi: readResponseBody, len_p=0" for the
    image.
    
    Circumvention is to disable ESI with
    "ESIEnable" Value="false" in the plugin-cfg.xml file.
    

Local fix

  • Circumvention is to disable ESI with
    "ESIEnable" Value="false" in the plugin-cfg.xml file.
    

Problem summary

  • ****************************************************************
    * USERS AFFECTED:  IBM WebSphere Application Server web        *
    *                  server plugin users on IBMi                 *
    ****************************************************************
    * PROBLEM DESCRIPTION: ESI content may not be served on IBMi   *
    ****************************************************************
    * RECOMMENDATION:                                              *
    ****************************************************************
    If using the web server plugin from IBM WebSphere Application
    Server v9 on IBMi with ESI enabled, content may not be served.
    

Problem conclusion

  • An error can occur processing the response body indicating
    that the size is 0. Code has been corrected to read the size
    correctly.
    
    The fix for this APAR is currently targeted for inclusion in
    fix pack 9.0.0.4.  Please refer to the Recommended Updates
    page for delivery information:
    http://www.ibm.com/support/docview.wss?rs=180&uid=swg27004980
    

Temporary fix

Comments

APAR Information

  • APAR number

    PI77980

  • Reported component name

    WEBS APP SERV N

  • Reported component ID

    5724H8800

  • Reported release

    900

  • Status

    CLOSED PER

  • PE

    NoPE

  • HIPER

    NoHIPER

  • Special Attention

    NoSpecatt / Xsystem

  • Submitted date

    2017-03-10

  • Closed date

    2017-03-16

  • Last modified date

    2017-03-16

  • 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

    WEBS APP SERV N

  • Fixed component ID

    5724H8800

Applicable component levels

  • R900 PSY

       UP



Document information

More support for: WebSphere Application Server
General

Software version: 900

Reference #: PI77980

Modified date: 16 March 2017


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