PM81781: VALIDATION OF XML CONTAINING INTERNATIONAL CHARACTERS WILL FAIL IN AN INTERNATIONAL LOCALE

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APAR status

  • Closed as program error.

Error description

  • STEPS TO REPRODUCE
    1. On a machine using an international locale such as Russian,
    create an XML message containing one or more international
    characters.
    2. Validate the XML against an XSD in the message editor or in a
    Function action.
    
    EXPECTED RESULTS
    Validation passes or fails according to the XML content.
    
    ACTUAL RESULTS
    The following error is seen on the test console:
    
    com.ghc.ghTester.expressions.ParseException: Invalid byte 2 of
    3-byte UTF-8sequence.
    

Local fix

Problem summary

  • ****************************************************************
    * USERS AFFECTED:                                              *
    * Users testing XML with international locale                  *
    ****************************************************************
    * PROBLEM DESCRIPTION:                                         *
    * 1. On a machine using an international locale such as        *
    * Russian, an XML message is used containing one or more       *
    * international characters.                                    *
    * 2. The XML is validated against an XSD in the message editor *
    * or in a Function action.                                     *
    * 3. The test fails and the following error is seen on the     *
    * test console:                                                *
    *                                                              *
    * com.ghc.ghTester.expressions.ParseException: Invalid byte 2  *
    * of 3-byte UTF-8sequence.                                     *
    ****************************************************************
    * RECOMMENDATION:                                              *
    * Upgrade to Rational Integration Tester v8.5.0 which includes *
    * a fix for this issue.                                        *
    ****************************************************************
    

Problem conclusion

  • A fix for this issue was provided in version 8.5.0 of Rational
    Integration Tester.
    

Temporary fix

Comments

APAR Information

  • APAR number

    PM81781

  • Reported component name

    RATL INTEGRA TE

  • Reported component ID

    5725G79IT

  • Reported release

    800

  • Status

    CLOSED PER

  • PE

    NoPE

  • HIPER

    NoHIPER

  • Special Attention

    NoSpecatt

  • Submitted date

    2013-01-31

  • Closed date

    2013-06-26

  • Last modified date

    2013-06-26

  • 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 INTEGRA TE

  • Fixed component ID

    5725G79IT

Applicable component levels

  • R800 PSN

       UP

  • R801 PSN

       UP

  • R850 PSY

       UP



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Document information


More support for:

Rational Test Workbench

Software version:

8.0

Reference #:

PM81781

Modified date:

2013-06-26

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