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Abstract: ... RAD v8.5 Information center installation instructions do not mention the WAS 8.5 SDK 1.7 EXT(ension) and associated extract folder Problem: The following RAD v8.5 Information Center (IC) item: - Creating an installable image from installation files downloaded from Passport Advantage http://publib.boulder.ibm.com/infocenter/radhelp/v8r5/index.jsp? topic=%2Fcom.ibm.rad.install.doc%2Ftopics%2Ft_preinst_prep_esd.h tml , does not mention the optional WAS 8.5 SDK 1.7 EXT(ension) associated with the WebSphere Application Server (WAS) v8.5 install images from PassPort Advantages. It is needed if you do not want the default Java/JDK 1.6 runtime. There should be : (A) under Procedure: ... 1. f: (optional) If you downloaded WebSphere Application Server Test Environment software (version 8.5), which has a default JDK 1.6, and you want JDK 1.7, then download the IBM WebSphere SDK Java V7.0 for WebSphere Application Server V8.5. Extract the contents of each of these files into the same directory that you extracted the Rational Application Developer files OR add it as a Tip for 1. e: (B) Table 1. Subdirectories created after extracting compressed file contents should have after entry WAS 8.5: WAS85JDK7 Contains subdirectories disk1 and disk2 (C) references to WAS 8.5 IBM Educations Assistance (IEA) item: - Installation with the Liberty feature and IBM WebSphere SDK Java Technology Edition 7.0.1. (pdf) http://publib.boulder.ibm.com/infocenter/ieduasst/v1r1m0/topic/c om.ibm.iea.was_v8/was/8.5/installation/WASV85_InstallWAS85JDK7on DISTPlatforms.pd f?dmuid=20120418093700900259 WAS85 Info center items - Installing and uninstalling SDK Java Technology Edition Version 7.0 on distributed operating systems http://pic.dhe.ibm.com/infocenter/wasinfo/v8r5/topic/com.ibm.web sphere.installation.nd.doc/ae/tins_installation_jdk7.html Local fix: The following technotes, which are referred to by the above IC item have been updated to mention the WAS 8.5 SDK 1.7 EXT download from PassPort Advantage - Passport Advantage parts list for Rational Application Developer v8.5 http://www-01.ibm.com/support/docview.wss?uid=swg24032379 - Passport Advantage parts list for Rational Application Developer v8.5.1 http://www-01.ibm.com/support/docview.wss?uid=swg24033618
The information center topic on Creating an installable image from installation files downloaded from Passport Advantage did not mention the optional WebSphere Application Server v8.5 SDK v1.7 extension.
The information center topic has been updated to include information on the optional v1.7 SDK extension for WebSphere Application Server v8.5. The fix for this APAR is included in Rational Application Developer v8.5.5.
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