126.96.36.199: WebSphere Application Server V8.0 Fix Pack 2
IBM WebSphere Application Server Version 8.0 Fix Pack 2 for all platforms, also known as Version 188.8.131.52
Fix Pack 2 (184.108.40.206) for WebSphere Application Server Version 8.0 is provided for the following components:
- Application Server
- Application Client
- Web server plug-ins
- Pluggable Application Client
- IBM HTTP Server
- DMZ Secure Proxy Server
- WebSphere Customization Toolbox
- IBM Web Enablement for IBM i
- IBM Edge Components
A change introduced by this Fix Pack might negatively affect existing product function. Evaluate these APAR(s) for the potential impact in your environment. You can refer to the APAR(s) listed below for description of the problems as well as corrective actions:
|2/13/2013||PM71296||High||Possible security exposure after installing PM44303|
|11/9/2012||PM56021||Medium||Application Install and other servlets are not displaying messages asynchronously.|
|11/9/2012||PM59222||Medium||Null pointer or class cast exceptions occur when accessing or inserting entires into the cache.|
|2/13/2013||PM66054||Medium||Sending a large SIP request that exceeds the MTU value does not cause a transport switch from UDP to TCP.|
|11/9/2012||PM53745||Low||Transaction roll back when Virtual Member Manager (VMM) looks up for an invalid group|
|11/9/2012||PM52841||Low||When setting empty string as a URI display name, the SIP container adds commas around the empty sting|
|11/9/2012||PM54367||Low||Web server plug-in connection count is decremented twice when a 503 response is received|
|2/13/2013||PM69401||Low||Low FormLogoutServlet fails to redirect a HTTP request after completion of logout.|
A change introduced by this Fix Pack is incomplete but will not adversely affect existing function. Evaluate these APAR(s) for the potential impact in your environment. You can refer to the APAR(s) listed below for description of the problems as well as corrective actions:
|11/9/2012||PM53778||Low||Types of unset data objects in a change summary may be lost after round-tripping|
WebSphere Application Server Version 8.0 is the first full version to be installed by IBM Installation Manager. IBM Installation Manager is a single installation program that can use remote or local software flat-file repositories to install, modify, or update new WebSphere Application Server products. It determines and shows available packages—including products, fix packs, interim fixes, and so on—checks prerequisites and interdependencies, and installs the selected packages. You also use Installation Manager to easily uninstall the packages that it installed.
Installing fix packs on distributed operating systems using local repository
To install Fix Pack 220.127.116.11 using local repository, you need to download the respective ZIP files listed in the Download Package section below for your respective products and then point Installation Manager to repository.xml file on your local machine. If part1 and part2 zip files exist, unzip part1 and part2 zip files in the same folder on your local machine. Both zip files are required for installation of the Fix Pack.
To add the repository:
a. Start Installation Manager.
b. In the top menu, click File > Preferences.
c. Select Repositories.
d. Click Add Repository.
e. Enter the path to the repository.xml file in the location containing the repository files.
- This is a sample path for a local repository on Windows operating system:C:\repositories\product_name\local-repositories
- This is a sample path for a local repository on AIX, HP-UX, Linux, Solaris operating system:/var/repositories/product_name/local-repositories
Installing fix packs on distributed operating systems using the GUI
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Installing fix packs on distributed operating systems using the command line
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Installing fix packs on distributed operating systems using response files
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WebSphere Application Server Version 8 product offerings for supported operating systems
Visit Info Center for detailed information on List of Web-based service repositories for WebSphere Application Server Version 8 product offerings on supported operating systems.
- Potential security vulnerability when using Web based applications on IBM WebSphere Application Server due to Java HashTable implementation vulnerability (PM53930). For more information on the fix for this issue can be obtained from this Link.
|Readme for Multiplatforms||US English||100|
|Fix list for WebSphere Application Server V8||US English||100|
|Detailed system requirements||US English||100|
|Platform||Download||Download Links (Fix Central)|
|Distributed||Application Server V18.104.22.168 local repository ZIP Files containing Base, Express, Developers, ND, NDDMZ, Java SDK||8.0.0-WS-WAS-FP0000002-part1.zip
|Distributed||Supplements V22.214.171.124 local repository ZIP Files containing Application Client, Web server plug-ins, Pluggable Application Client, IBM HTTP Server, Java SDK||8.0.0-WS-WASSupplements-FP0000002-part1.zip
|Distributed||WebSphere Customization Toolbox V126.96.36.199 local repository ZIP File||8.0.0-WS-WCT-FP0000002.zip|
|IBM i||IBM Web Enablement for IBM i V188.8.131.52 local repository ZIP File||8.0.0-WS-WEBENAB-FP0000002.zip|
|zOS||IBM HTTP Server for zOS V184.108.40.206 local repository ZIP File||8.0.0-WS-IHS-OS390-FP0000002.zip|
|zOS||Web server plug-ins for zOS V220.127.116.11 local repository ZIP File||8.0.0-WS-PLG-OS390-FP0000002.zip|
|zOS||Application Server for zOS V18.104.22.168 local repository ZIP File||8.0.0-WS-WAS-OS390-FP0000002.zip|
|Distributed||IBM WebSphere Edge Load Balancer for IPv4 V22.214.171.124 local repository ZIP Files||8.0.0-WS-EDGELLB-FP0000002-part1.zip
|Distributed||IBM WebSphere Edge Load Balancer for IPv4 and IPv6 V126.96.36.199 local repository ZIP File||8.0.0-WS-EDGEULB-FP0000002.zip|
|Distributed||IBM WebSphere Edge Components Caching Proxy V188.8.131.52 local repository ZIP File||8.0.0-WS-EDGECP-FP0000002.zip|
Contact 1-800-IBM-SERV (U.S. only) or visit the WebSphere Application Server Support site
Problems (APARS) fixed
More support for:
WebSphere Application Server
Software version: 184.108.40.206
Operating system(s): AIX, HP-UX, IBM i, Linux, Solaris, Windows, z/OS
Software edition: Base, Express, Network Deployment
Reference #: 4031368
Modified date: 2015-01-13