IBM Support WebSphere Extended Deployment Version 6.1 Fix Pack 5 for multi-platform

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IBM® WebSphere® Extended Deployment Version 6.1 Fix Pack 5 for multi-platforms, also known as Version

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Fix Pack 5 contains fixes and updates for WebSphere Extended Deployment Version 6.1.

How critical is this Fix Pack?
Recommended. You must install this Fix Pack on top of WebSphere Extended Deployment Version 6.1.

What are my required prerequisites?

Install WebSphere Application Server Network Deployment Version 6.1 Fix Pack 19 (, Version 7.0 Fix Pack 1 (, or later as the prerequisite level of WebSphere Application Server Network Deployment prior to installing this fix pack.

Note: If your environment contains WebSphere Application Server Network Deployment Version or later, you must first install WebSphere Extended Deployment Version or later before you can augment a profile for WebSphere Extended Deployment Version

Important: To eliminate potential security vulnerability when you are using Web-based applications on WebSphere Application Server, apply Interim Fix PK81387.

Support for WebSphere Real Time for Linux® Version 2.0:
To use WebSphere Virtual Enterprise Version with WebSphere Real Time for Linux Version 2.0, ensure your environment meets the following requirements:
Supported Operating Systems:
Red Hat Enterprise Linux AS Version 4.0 Update 7
Red Hat Enterprise Linux AS Version 5.0 Update 2
SUSE Linux Enterprise Server Version 10 SP2
Supported hardware:
The configurations supported for WebSphere Real Time are multiprocessor variants of the following systems:
IBM BladeCenter LS20 (Types 8850-76U, 8850-55U, 7971, 7972)
IBM eServer xSeries 326m (Types 7969-65U, 7969-85U, 7984-52U, 7984-6AU)
IBM BladeCentre LS21 (Type 7971-6AU)
IBM IntelliStation zPro (Type 9228)*
IBM BladeCentre HS21 XM Dual Quad Core (Type 7995)
* These systems are for development purposes. Do not expect the same level of performance and determinism as the other machines.

Known issues with some Internet browsers
Under some circumstances, particular internet browsers might rename a downloaded IBM WebSphere Extended Deployment Interim Fix, Fix Pack, or Refresh Pack file with a file name extension, even though the original file name only has a .pak extension.

For details on how to address this issue, refer to the Update Installer for Version 6.1 is unable to uninstall fix due to a "" file extension document.

Known side-effects

Change history:
Last Updated: 4 June 2009
  • Added PK75594. It was missing from the APAR list.
  • 27 March 2009: Removed prereq section- Red Hat Enterprise MRG V1 and SUSE Linux Enterprise Real Time (SLERT) 10
  • 25 March 2009: Added APAR PK63077 that was left out of list
  • 16 March 2009: Added section Support for WebSphere Real Time for Linux Version 2.0
  • 13 March 2009: Added Important note for PK81387 - potential security vulnerability.
  • Release date: 19 December 2008

Original draft published: 19 December 2008
WebSphere Extended Deployment Prerequisites English 10000
WebSphere Application Server Prerequisites English 10000
Recommended fixes for WebSphere Extended Deployment English 10000
Recommended fixes for WebSphere Application Server English 10000

Update Installer for V6.1 English 10000
Update Installer Installation Instructions for V6.1 English 10000

Download package

Download RELEASE DATE LANGUAGE SIZE(Bytes) Download Options
What is DD?
Compute Grid 12/19/2008 English 40256803 FTP DD
eXtreme Scale / Data Grid 12/19/2008 English 129948353 FTP DD
Virtual Enterprise / Operations Opt 12/19/2008 English 89636494 FTP DD

Problems (APARS) fixed

The list below is a cumulative listing of all problems (APARs) fixed from GA up to this Fix Pack.

For a detailed list of problems (APARs) solved in each individual Fix Pack version refer to the Fixes by version document.

PK59814, PK60284, PK60293, PK60593, PK60778, PK60910, PK61179, PK61300, PK61316, PK61319, PK61328, PK61330, PK61453, PK61458, PK61727, PK61822, PK61823, PK61860, PK61892, PK61940, PK62047, PK62148, PK62327, PK62375, PK62640, PK62779, PK62886, PK62903, PK62935, PK63224, PK63238, PK63509, PK63822, PK63947, PK63995, PK64171, PK64275, PK64364, PK64440, PK64557, PK64559, PK64772, PK55661, PK61874, PK62320, PK63971, PK64206, PK64229, PK64505, PK64557, PK64765, PK64774, PK64786, PK64873, PK64911, PK64931, PK64960, PK65151, PK65168, PK65605, PK65606, PK65759, PK65820, PK65856, PK65871, PK65916, PK66044, PK66529, PK66889, PK67003, PK67016, PK67816, PK68011, PK68086, PK68087, PK68131, PK68225, PK68231, PK68288, PK68319, PK68320, PK68653, PK68690, PK68725, PK68789, PK68856, PK69024, PK69116, PK69198, PK69201, PK69283, PK69309, PK67985, PK69137, PK70074, PK70075, PK70076, PK70106, PK70273, PK70587, PK70864, PK71196, PK46259, PK46279, PK68742, PK69137, PK71069, PK71495, PK71497, PK71703, PK71759, PK71978, PK72005, PK72008, PK72108, PK72548, PK72669, PK72884, PK72930, PK72947, PK73241, PK73339, PK73344, PK73424, PK73534, PK73560, PK73560, PK73800, PK73812, PK73971, PK74012, PK74101, PK74146, PK74258, PK74264, PK74434, PK74519, PK74576, PK74643, PK74832, PK74891, PK74893, PK74918, PK75496, PK75519, PK75594, PK75724, PK75898, PK75917, PK75937, PK76185, PK76249, PK76259, PK76279, PK76322, PK76347, PK76417, PK76419, PK76456, PK77127

Document information

More support for: WebSphere Extended Deployment

Software version: 6.1,

Operating system(s): AIX, HP-UX, Linux, Solaris, Windows

Software edition: All Editions

Reference #: 4020719

Modified date: 04 June 2009