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PM97140: Add -Xcheck:dump option where it is available to assist with problem determination for WebSphere jvm

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APAR status

  • Closed as program error.

Error description

  • System dumps may be truncated.
    

Local fix

Problem summary

  • ****************************************************************
    * USERS AFFECTED:  All users of IBM WebSphere Application      *
    *                  Server V8.0 and V8.5                        *
    ****************************************************************
    * PROBLEM DESCRIPTION: System dumps may be trunctated.         *
    ****************************************************************
    * RECOMMENDATION:                                              *
    ****************************************************************
    System dumps may be trunctated depending on operating system
    dump options or limits.
    

Problem conclusion

  • Servers will now write a warning message to native_stderr.log
    if settings may truncate dumps.  An example of such a
    message is:
    
    JVMJ9VM133W The system core size hard ulimit is set to 0,
    system dumps may be truncated.
    
    The fix for this APAR is currently targeted for inclusion in
    fix packs 8.0.0.8 and 8.5.5.2. To avoid any troubles, also updat
    version to the one that ships with the respective Fix Pack level
    
    Please refer to the Recommended Updates page for delivery inform
    http://www.ibm.com/support/docview.wss?rs=180&uid=swg27004980
    

Temporary fix

Comments

APAR Information

  • APAR number

    PM97140

  • Reported component name

    WEBS APP SERV N

  • Reported component ID

    5724H8800

  • Reported release

    800

  • Status

    CLOSED PER

  • PE

    NoPE

  • HIPER

    NoHIPER

  • Special Attention

    NoSpecatt

  • Submitted date

    2013-09-16

  • Closed date

    2013-11-12

  • Last modified date

    2014-11-24

  • 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

  • R800 PSY

       UP

  • R850 PSY

       UP



Document information

More support for: WebSphere Application Server
General

Software version: 8.0

Reference #: PM97140

Modified date: 24 November 2014