Communications Server for AIX, Version 6.4 -- Latest PTFs

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Latest service update for Communications Server for AIX, Version 6.4

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Contents
1) Description
2) List of APARs included
3) Legal information
4) Prerequisites
5) Installation instructions
6) Download links


1) Description

This document provides information about the latest PTFs produced for this product. These PTFs are now available for download or order. You may acquire the service update in one of the following ways:
- Place an order using the IBM Support Center
- Download the update using the links at the bottom of this page.

When viewing the Vital Product Data (VPD) for this level you will see 6.4.0.5 for all SNA executables, except the following optional filesets:

sna.dlcmpc 6.4.0.0
sna.ecl.data 6.4.0.0
sna.gsk_jre 6.4.0.0
sna.man.* 6.4.0.0
sna.msg.* 6.4.0.3
sna.wa 6.4.0.0

To view the Vital Product Data, issue the following command:
lslpp -L 'sna.*'

The latest PTFs produced for Communications Server for AIX, Version 6.4 are as follows:
U864567 sna.rte.6.4.0.5
U864568 sna.rte64.6.4.0.5
U842177 sna.msg.Ja_JP.6.4.0.3
U842178 sna.msg.de_DE.6.4.0.3
U842179 sna.msg.en_US.6.4.0.3
U842180 sna.msg.es_ES.6.4.0.3
U842181 sna.msg.fr_FR.6.4.0.3
U842182 sna.msg.ko_KR.6.4.0.3
U842183 sna.msg.pt_BR.6.4.0.3
U842184 sna.msg.zh_CN.6.4.0.3
U842185 sna.msg.zh_TW.6.4.0.3
GSKit 8.0.50.16

The latest PTF produced for the Remote API Client on AIX is as follows:
U851833 sna.client.6.4.0.4

These PTFs are cumulative; they include all APARs that were included in all previous PTFs for this version.

2) APARs included:
sna.rte
6.4.0.5
(Info)
IV52847 CUMULATIVE APAR FOR 6.4.0.5 FOR CS/AIX
IV53526 PRINTER LOSES CONNECTION WHEN SSCP TAKEOVER OCCURS
IV25035 MEMORY LEAK WHEN PASSWORD VALIDATION FAILS SO THAT AFTER A PERIOD OF TIME FURTHER TRANSACTIONS CANNOT BE VALIDATED
IV53532 MODIFICATIONS TO RTP_TUNING TO ALLOW SMALLER REFIFO AND SRT CAPS
IV26054 IMPROVED ERROR HANDLING WHEN DEFINING CLASHING LOCAL AND PARTNER LU NAMES
IV53538 TN3270 SERVER SSL CONNECTION BREAKS WHEN SENDING DATA TOO FAST
IV53539 GARBLED CHARACTERS IN SNA.ERR LOG
IV41297 HPR HANG DUE TO HOST GAP MESSAGE PACKET BEING DROPPED IN THE NETWORK
IV53541 COPYRIGHT SYMBOL IN SYSTEM LOG MAY NOT DISPLAY CORRECTLY
IV53547 VRN DELETED FROM TOPOLOGY AFTER 15 DAYS
IV47433 CRASH IN SNA_V5ROUTER64
IV52652 REFIFO NOT ENABLED ON CPSVCMG PIPE
6.4.0.4
(Info)
IV20224 CUMULATIVE APAR FOR 6.4.0.4 FOR CS/AIX
IV04112 HPR SLOWDOWN DURING HIGH ACTIVITY
IV06584 AIX 6.1 HANG IN KERNEL LOCK ERROR
IV08617 MAX BTU SIZE ON INCOMING LINK INCORRECT IN XID
IV10996 NEW OPTION TO DYNAMICALLY UPDATE LOCAL_LU WITH REMOTE API CLIENT HOSTNAME
IV16584 CRASH IN SNA_V5ROUTER64
IV20175 LLC DELAYS DUE TO FAILED TIMER
IV21405 LUA RUI_WRITE RETURNS OK EVEN IF WRONG SNF SUPPLIED
IV21412 MESSAGE TYPE 1 DISCARDED IS LOGGED RELATED TO AN RUI_INIT FAILURE
IV21415 CRASH IN SNA_V5ROUTER
IV21416 CRASH IN SNA_MUX
IV21417 CRASH IN SNA_V5ROUTER64
IV21419 START IP PORT FAILS ON UNNECESSARY DNS LOOKUP
IV22960 LINK FAILS TO ACTIVATE WHEN MULTIPLE DNS NAMES USED
IV24781 ASSERT IN NRTPAPI.C LINE 144
IV24823 SENSE 0805000B RECEIVED WHEN LOGGING IN TO 3270 APPLICATION
6.4.0.3
(Info)
IZ96865 CUMULATIVE APAR FOR 6.4.0.3 FOR CS/AIX
IZ87119 CORE TNSERVER STARTING NODE VIA XSNAADMIN
IZ87122 CRASH IN SNA_V5ROUTER
IZ94754 NEW FUNCTION: SUPPORT FOR GSKIT 8
IZ96903 CRASH IN SNA_V5ROUTER
IZ98876 CLDUMP AND SNMPINFO FAIL WITH GENERR FROM SNASNMP
6.4.0.2
(Info)
IZ83486 CUMULATIVE APAR FOR 6.4.0.2 FOR CS/AIX
IZ71042 XCMSSI GENERATES INCORRECT SECURITY ACCESS FIELD SIZE WHEN USERID AND PASSWORD ARE 8 CHARACTERS
IZ72794 BACKLEVEL API USES TP NAME INSTEAD OF TP PROFILE NAME
IZ78246 BACK-COMPATIBILITY DISABLE_PASSWORD_SUBSTITUTION NEEDS MORE VERSATILE AUTHENTICATION MECHANISM
IZ81503 LU RANGE WITH USE_HEX_IN_NAME SPLITS THE RANGE IN CONFIG
IZ81504 CRASH IN SNA_V5ROUTER
IZ81505 GSKIT TLS HANDSHAKE RENEGOTIATION WEAK SECURITY CVE-2009-3555
IZ81508 MEMORY LEAK IN KERNEL WITH NMVT ALERTS QUEUED
IZ81509 CRASH WHILE PROCESSING APPC DATA WITH INCORRECT LENGTH
IZ81510 TIGHT LOOP DUE TO STACK OVERFLOW CONDITION
IZ81512 DOWNSTREAM FIXED PACING WITH DLUR WHEN WINDOW SIZE 0
IZ81513 SYSTEM HANG DUE TO SNASLIM MESSAGE ROUTING LOOP
IZ81514 CRASH IN SNA_V5ROUTER
IZ81515 CS FLOODS NETWORK WITH XID EXCHANGE WHEN DUPLICATE PU EXISTS MSG ON HOST IS IST1085I WITH SENSE DATA SNS 1016000B
IZ81516 CRASH IN SNAHPRIP64
IZ81517 HANG JUST AFTER TP IS STARTED, DURING APPC MC_ALLOCATE REQUEST.
IZ81528 UNABLE TO ESTABLISH NEW SESSION AFTER TAKEOVER / GIVEBACK TO APPL. RESIDING ON VTAM BEYOND DLUS/NNS
IZ83585 SNADAEMON PROCESS HANGS WHEN 'SNA STOP' COMMAND ISSUED
IZ84152 LUA RUI_TERM MAY AFFECT OTHER LUA SESSIONS
6.4.0.1
(Info)
IZ58246 CUMULATIVE APAR FOR 6.4.0.1 FOR CS/AIX
IZ56717 SNAADMIN AND MANUALS INCORRECTLY ALLOW FULL_DUPLEX SDLC OPTION
IZ57955 SYSTEM CRASH PROCESSING SNA STOP COMMAND
IZ57956 CSAIX CORE DUMP WHEN CMCANC ISSUED WHILE CMALLC IS OUTSTANDING
IZ57963 SNA.USAGE LOG GROWS BEYOND CONFIGURED SIZE LIMIT
IZ57967 CSAIX BACK-LEVEL COMMANDS HANG AFTER VERIFYSNA
IZ57968 CRASH IN SNA_MUX64
IZ57970 SNATNSRVR HANG.SNATNSRVR_MT PROCESS DEFUNCT
IZ58011 TN3270 SERVER HALTS WITH SNATNSRVR_MT PROCESS DEFUNCT
IZ58015 XSNAADMIN FAILS TO DISPLAY PU FOR DYNAMIC LINK

sna.client
The 6.4 version of the Remote API Client is no longer being updated. You should update to the 7.0 version of the client and the latest maintenance for it. See Communications Server for Data Center Deployment, Version 7 -- Latest PTFs/Fixpack. The 7.0 version is fully compatible with the 6.4 server.
6.4.0.4
(Info)
IV21420 CUMULATIVE APAR FOR 6.4.0.4 FOR CS/AIX REMOTE API CLIENT FOR AIX
IV09493 REMOTE API CLIENT INSTALL PROBLEMS
IV10996 LOST COMMUNICATION BETWEEN REMOTE API CLIENT AND SERVER
IV21431 NEW OPTION IN REMOTE API CLIENT TO APPEND IP ADDRESS TO LOCAL TP NAME
IV21991 NEW OPTION TO DYNAMICALLY UPDATE LOCAL_LU WITH REMOTE API CLIENT HOSTNAME
6.4.0.3
(Info)
IZ96866 CUMULATIVE APAR FOR 6.4.0.3 FOR CS/AIX REMOTE API CLIENT FOR AIX
IZ94754 NEW FUNCTION: SUPPORT FOR GSKIT 8
6.4.0.2
(Info)
IZ83487 CUMULATIVE APAR FOR 6.4.0.2 FOR CS/AIX REMOTE API CLIENT FOR AIX
IZ71042 XCMSSI GENERATES INCORRECT SECURITY ACCESS FIELD SIZE WHEN USERID AND PASSWORD ARE 8 CHARACTERS
IZ81531 CONNECTION FAILURE WITH REMOTE API CLIENTS
6.4.0.1
(Info)
IZ58247 CUMULATIVE APAR FOR 6.4.0.1 FOR CS/AIX REMOTE API CLIENT FOR AIX
IZ57956 CSAIX CORE DUMP WHEN CMCANC ISSUED WHILE CMALLC IS OUTSTANDING
IZ57963 SNA.USAGE LOG GROWS BEYOND CONFIGURED SIZE LIMIT

3) Legal information

IBM COPYRIGHT INFORMATION:
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LIMIT OF LIABILITY:
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License to the contained APAR fixes is conditioned upon the recipient
holding a license to the prerequisite product. The license terms
and conditions of the APAR fixes are the same as those for the
prerequisite product. Please see the product license for specifics.

Prerequisites

License to the contained APAR fixes is conditioned upon the recipient holding a license to the prerequisite product.

With level 6.4.0.2, support for AIX 7.1 has been added. For level 6.4.0.2, the complete list of operating system requirements is now: AIX 5.3 TL5 or higher, AIX 6.1 or higher, AIX 7.1 or higher.

Installation Instructions

The sna.client fileset will only be found on machines using the Remote API Client for AIX. This fileset will not be found (will not install) on any machine running CS/AIX Server using the sna.rte* filesets.

URL LANGUAGE SIZE(Bytes)
PTF 6.4.0.1 info file (server) English 5493
PTF 6.4.0.1 info file (client) English 1477
PTF 6.4.0.2 info file (server) English 6621
PTF 6.4.0.2 info file (client) English 1474
PTF 6.4.0.3 info file (server) English 4864
PTF 6.4.0.3 info file (client) English 1393
PTF 6.4.0.4 info file (server) English 5933
PTF 6.4.0.4 info file (client) English 1617
PTF 6.4.0.5 info file (server) English 5656

Download package

Minimum requirements for server: sna.rte, sna.rte64. Any fileset currently installed should be updated at the same time.
Requirements for client: sna.client.

Downloads for the full install CD image and for the Remote API Client for all platforms (AIX, Linux, Linux on System z, Windows) are available through separate pages. These pages require autentication with your Passport Advantage account. This install media also includes GSKIT v8 and the sna.gsk_jre module to access it; these are available only on the full install media.

The 6.4 version of the Remote API Client is no longer being updated. You should update to the 7.0 version of the client and the latest maintenance for it. See Communications Server for Data Center Deployment, Version 7 -- Latest PTFs/Fixpack. The 7.0 version is fully compatible with the 6.4 server.

An alternative download site for these fixes is Fix Central.


Download RELEASE DATE LANGUAGE SIZE(Bytes) Download Options
sna.rte 5 Mar 2014 Language Independent 32563200 FTP
sna.rte64 5 Mar 2014 Language Independent 2764800 FTP
GSKit 8.0.50.16 5 Mar 2014 Language Independent 28989440 HTTP
sna.client 06 Sep 2012 Language Independent 21452800 FTP
CSAIX full install CD with 6.4.0.5 6 Sep 2012 Language Independent 450828288 HTTP
Remote API Client (all platforms) 06 Sep 2012 Language Independent 507817984 HTTP
sna.msg (Japanese) 07 Jul 2011 Japanese 3430400 FTP
sna.msg (German) 07 Jul 2011 German 3276800 FTP
sna.msg (U.S. English) 07 Jul 2011 US English 3020800 FTP
sna.msg (Spanish) 07 Jul 2011 Spanish 3174400 FTP
sna.msg (French) 07 Jul 2011 French 3225600 FTP
sna.msg (Korean) 07 Jul 2011 Korean 3225600 FTP
sna.msg (Brazilian Portuguese) 07 Jul 2011 Brazilian Portuguese 3123200 FTP
sna.msg (Simplified Chinese) 07 Jul 2011 Simplified Chinese 3020800 FTP
sna.msg (Traditional Chinese) 07 Jul 2011 Traditional Chinese 3020800 FTP

Product Alias/Synonym

cs/aix csaix comm communications server commserver sna

Problems (APARS) fixed
IV04112, IV06584, IV08617, IV09493, IV10996, IV16584, IV20175, IV21405, IV21412, IV21415, IV21416, IV21417, IV21419, IV21420, IV21431, IV21991, IV22960, IV24781, IV24823, IV25035, IV26054, IV41297, IV47433, IV52652, IV52847, IV53526, IV53532, IV53538, IV53539, IV53541, IV53547, IZ56717, IZ57955, IZ57956, IZ57963, IZ57967, IZ57968, IZ57970, IZ58011, IZ58015, IZ58246, IZ58247, IZ71042, IZ72794, IZ78246, IZ81503, IZ81504, IZ81505, IZ81508, IZ81509, IZ81510, IZ81512, IZ81513, IZ81514, IZ81515, IZ81516, IZ81517, IZ81528, IZ81531, IZ83486, IZ83487, IZ83585, IZ84152, IZ87119, IZ87122, IZ94754, IZ96865, IZ96903, IZ98876

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More support for:

Communications Server for AIX
All

Software version:

6.4, 6.4.0.1, 6.4.0.2, 6.4.0.3, 6.4.0.4

Operating system(s):

AIX

Reference #:

4024821

Modified date:

2014-03-07

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