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PM81263: Connecting to proxy might result in the product crashing

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APAR status

  • Closed as program error.

Error description

  • Abstract:
    
    Attempts to configure a proxy result in a product crash with a
    stacktrace starting with:
    sun/net/www/protocol/http/ntlm/NTLMAuthSequence.getNextToken(Nat
    ive
    Method).
    
    Problem:
    
    Environment: Microsoft Windows 7
    
    1. Configure a Native Proxy in the preference page:
    Window?Preferences?General?Nextwork Connections
    2. The product crashes
    3. Search the installation directory
    4. There is now a file called:
    javacore...txt
    5. The file contains:
    
    3XMTHREADINFO      'Thread-12' J9VMThread:0x000000004390A900,
    j9thread_t:0x000000005485CCA0,
    java/lang/Thread:0x00000000414E7B20, state:R, prio=5
    3XMTHREADINFO1            (native thread ID:0x1358, native
    priority:0x5, native policy:UNKNOWN)
    3XMTHREADINFO3           Java callstack:
    4XESTACKTRACE                at
    sun/net/www/protocol/http/ntlm/NTLMAuthSequence.getNextToken(Nat
    ive
    Method)
    4XESTACKTRACE                at
    sun/net/www/protocol/http/ntlm/NTLMAuthSequence.getAuthHeader(By
    tecode
    PC:24)
    4XESTACKTRACE                at
    sun/net/www/protocol/http/ntlm/NTLMAuthentication.setHeaders(Byt
    ecode
    PC:73)
    5XESTACKTRACE                   (entered lock:
    sun/net/www/protocol/http/ntlm/NTLMAuthentication@0x000000004151
    22B8,
    entry count: 1)
    4XESTACKTRACE                at
    sun/net/www/protocol/http/HttpURLConnection.getInputStream(Bytec
    ode
    PC:656)
    5XESTACKTRACE                   (entered lock:
    sun/net/www/protocol/http/HttpURLConnection@0x00000000415121B8,
    entry count: 1)
    4XESTACKTRACE                at
    com/ibm/ut/help/common/web/URLUtil.postStream(Bytecode PC:136)
    4XESTACKTRACE                at
    com/ibm/ut/help/common/connector/PlatformConnector.send(Bytecode
    PC:45)
    4XESTACKTRACE                at
    com/ibm/ut/help/common/connector/PlatformConnector.sendToWAR(Byt
    ecode
    PC:5)
    4XESTACKTRACE                at
    com/ibm/ut/help/common/connector/PlatformConnector.send(Bytecode
    PC:14)
    4XESTACKTRACE                at
    com/ibm/ut/help/common/connector/PlatformConnector.checkQueue(By
    tecode
    PC:9)
    4XESTACKTRACE                at
    com/ibm/ut/help/common/Activator$1.run(Bytecode PC:0)
    3XMTHREADINFO3           No native callstack available on this
    platform
    
    See IBM JVM APAR IV36104 for more technical details.
    
    Local fix:
    
    There is no known workaround at this time.
    

Local fix

  • 
        

Problem summary

  • Attempts to configure a proxy result in a product crash with a
    stacktrace starting with
    sun/net/www/protocol/http/ntlm/NTLMAuthSequence.getNextToken(Nat
    ive Method)
    

Problem conclusion

  • The JVM for the product was updating to include the fix for IBM
    JVM APAR IV36104.
    The fix for this APAR is included in Rational Application
    Developer v8.5.5.
    

Temporary fix

  • 
        

Comments

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APAR Information

  • APAR number

    PM81263

  • Reported component name

    RATL APP DEV WI

  • Reported component ID

    5724J1901

  • Reported release

    851

  • Status

    CLOSED PER

  • PE

    NoPE

  • HIPER

    NoHIPER

  • Special Attention

    NoSpecatt

  • Submitted date

    2013-01-23

  • Closed date

    2013-10-15

  • Last modified date

    2013-10-15

  • 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

    RATL APP DEV WI

  • Fixed component ID

    5724J1901

Applicable component levels

  • R900 PSY

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Document information

More support for: Rational Application Developer for WebSphere Software

Software version: 8.5.1

Reference #: PM81263

Modified date: 15 October 2013