Fix Packs for IBM Workload Deployer 3.1.0.x

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Abstract

This document lists the APARs in each Fix pack and Interim Fix for IBM Workload Deployer Versions 3.1.0 and 3.1.0.x

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Fix packs are located on Fix Central.




3.1.0.7 Interim Fix 1

Release date: 8 October 2013
Last modified: 5 November 2013
Status: Available

APAR
Abstract
Misleading error message from REST API when deleting resource fails
When deploying multiple patterns using IBM Workload Deployer, the patterns fail
Invalid add-ons were displayed before an image is chosen
When linked clones are disabled deployments may fail due to file errors
Hypervisor in error state prevents successful configuration of an add disk operation
The latest version of VMC (2.4.2) will append a space to one of the name components of the storage devices
The hardware network interface update is not being saved during an image clone operation
Storage device name changes are not reflected in the user interface
IBM Workload Deployer shows status of virtual systems as "deleted" after restarting IBM System Director
WebSphere DataPower Appliance Version 6 IBM Workload Deployer requirements
Duplicate enterprise MIBS seen when viewed from Workload Deployer user interface
Incorrect CPU and memory usage data reported for a virtual machine
Use of more than 256 characters in description field during an extend will cause the extend to fail
Virtual system instance deletion does not complete
Deleted intelligent management pack cloned virtual machines remain listed in the virtual system instance
Virtual machine cannot be deleted
Incorrect plug-in metadata in a pattern type causes shared services to not be displayed
Deployment error executing script package on a virtual machine
Scanning of enterprise archive file does not complete in virtual application pattern
Virtual machine memory size changes in a virtual system are not maintained in clones
An incorrect list of contained parts is displayed on virtual images in the virtual images catalog
Firefox 20.0 is reported as not being a supported browser
Appliance power off produces incorrect system time
Browser in busy or loading state when trying to set SNMP trap destination
'The resource could not be updated' message encountered when trying to remove order constraint
Unexpected error: The CPU model and core count is not found in the PVU table
Virtual system detail page does not display CPU or memory information for Z/VM virtual machines
Recaptured extended images still deploys the first captured image
IBM Workload Deployer virtual system clone request fails with error and message: Copying virtual image metadata
IBM Workload Deployer ZLinux cleanup under /TMP folder
Appliance name value on the appliance identification setting page is lost after an IBM Workload Deployer device is restarted
MAX_PROC_UNITS is not equal to the number of chosen CPUs
IBM Workload Deployer incorrectly moves hypervisors to new cloud group
Task initiated by the cleanup link for hypervisor storage halts prematurely if an error occurs for any individual directory
Workload Deployer could not import the virtual image due to the error: Could not locate file automation.topology for template
Processor value unit (PVU) value should be 120 rather than 100 for IBM Power 770
IBM Workload Deployer virtual system deployment to Z/VM might fail due to insufficient storage
CLOUD_ADMIN_READONLY user can see only portions of some patterns
Generation of key pair returns "Auth cancel" when configuring external backup
Deployment in IBM Workload Deployer hangs at step "Reserving cloud resources" with certain trace levels set
The resource owner is not passed to the user who deletes the original owner user
Performance problems in "Reserving cloud resources" stage
The default AIX add disk add-on largest disk size is 128 GB
Slow placement of cloned virtual machine in large virtual system topology
Slow response time to display the virtual system details in the browser
Add disk add-on issue with non-English locale
Deployment of WebSphere Application Server cluster with add-ons takes an extended amount of time to complete
Cannot create SNMP trap via the CLI commands in IBM Workload Deployer when the community does not already exist
Continuous backup fails to back up all images without any failure indication or error message
Using the CLI to deploy a virtual system allows you to bypass environment profile restrictions
The user interface needs a change to remove any ordering of NTP servers in the NTP server list
Alias for IP group not retained


3.1.0.7

Release date: 28 February 2013
Last modified: 5 November 2013
Status: Available



APAR
Abstract
IBM Workload Deployer: An incorrect guest OS is being set when a VM is deployed and registered with VMWare
IBM Workload Deployer virtual machine history shows incorrect event "Removal of virtual machine is complete"
Virtual system pattern default NIC add-on throws a NULLPOINTEREXCEPTION
AIX specific add-ons are displayed in the virtual system pattern editor when editing a Linux based pattern


3.1.0.6

Release date: 12 December 2012
Last modified: 12 December 2012
Status: Available


APAR
Abstract
IBM Workload Deployer only allows cbadmin and virtual system pattern owners delegation authority
IBM Workload Deployer queues commands for virtual machines that reside on a powered down hypervisor
Improve OVA image processing in IBM Workload Deployer
IBM Workload Deployer virtual system image capture process fails due to an unhandled error
IBM Workload Deployer has a harmless null pointer exception in logs after a firmware migration.
IBM Workload Deployer image extended failure due to diskID in the OVF file containing more than one 'IMG' part
Low performance on system > users page used to display users
IBM Workload Deployer does not reflect correct vm status when a virtual system VM is deleted outside of IWD
An IBM Workload Deployer cloud administrator user with read-only access is unable to view all images in emergency fixes
IBM Workload Deployer cloud group page displays incorrect memory and CPU statistics for each hypervisor
IBM Workload Deployer trace contains a MISSINGMETHODEXCEPTION
IBM PureApplication System and Workload Deployer should not prompt to save password during login
IBM Workload Deployer fails to install an emergency fix on Redhat Linux image
IBM Workload Deployer temporary internal system users are not being deleted from the user registry
IBM Workload Deployer virtual system pattern editor - clicking 'Advanced options' causes error when editing a pattern
Virtual image created using the image construction and composition tool captured in IWD is missing the description
IBM Workload Deployer should use ip groups in a cloud group with sufficient available ips when deploying
IBM Workload Deployer is not deleting temporary users created during deployments
IBM Workload Deployer upgraded to 3.1.0.2 no longer has the "outbound connections" section in system settings page
IBM Workload Deployer CLI exception in log file is the only indication that an import command path parameter was incorrect
IBM Workload Deployer datastore information is not updated when virtual machine is migrated using VMWare VMotion
IBM Workload Deployer script package properties are not being resolved when using variable syntax
Wrong cloned virtual system images in emergency fix "Applicable to" list
IBM Workload Deployer 3.1.0 Websphere middleware role ends in error state
IBM Workload Deployer: Moving hypervisors between VCenters displays duplicates and a hypervisor error
IBM PureApplication System virtual system has an inconsistent state and action option
IBM Workload Deployer error CWZKS1079E displayed on delete action after plug-in development kit mock deployment
IBM Workload Deployer is not returning any SNMP information when queried
IBM Workload Deployer 3.1.0 user is unable to log in. An appliance restart corrects the issue.
IBM Workload Deployer "Cannot Register VM" error displayed when deploying a virtual pattern
Issue with IBM Workload Deployer virtual system image part identifiers when importing patterns from a different language



3.1.0.2 Interim Fix 1

Release date: 10 August 2012
Last modified: 09 August 2012
Status: Available

APAR
Abstract
User data corrupted on empty profile data update
Cannot discover Power hypervisor with field > 64 characters
Performance regression on IWD 3.1.0.2 LDAP security code
Backup discovery fails when migrating from WebSphere CloudBurst Appliance to IBM Workload Deployer
Script package fails to prompt user for parameters
Allowed character regression for user IDs in IBM Workload Deployer V3.1.0.2
Power hypervisor storage miscalculation on IBM Workload Deployer reboot
Pattern identifier regression in IBM Workload Deployer V3.1.0.2
Multiple firmware upgrades cause database synchronization issues
Clustered virtual machine status incorrectly tracked
Interrupted image captures failing with no continue option
Environmental profile licensing code fails to recover from incorrect value specified for Processor Value Unit
IBM Workload Deployer does not support VMControl 2.4 for image extend and capture
Email reporting created user IDs fails to include appliance identifier
On pattern export, IBM Workload Deployer writes incorrect package script index
Command-line interface mishandles ordering relationship between parts
Network Installation Manager cleanup fails when a virtual appliance has been manually imported into VMControl



3.1.0.2

Release date: 15 June 2012
Last modified: 10 August 2012
Status: Available

APAR
Abstract
IBM Workload Deployer does not return SNMP information when queried
CLI iterating pattern throws IOError
Duplicated entries in /etc/virtualimage.properties
IBM Workload Deployer unable to perform appliance backups
IBM Workload Deployer No sufficient storage deployment error message displayed (based on incorrect calculation of available storage)
IBM Workload Deployer problems when attempting to use the REST API function with vCenter
Error CWZKS1053E when creating an external caching service to an XC10 appliance
For new user IDs created with LDAP credentials, the notification email is sent with an incorrect password
Different IBM Workload Deployer hypervisor performance and resource usage statistics all contain the same value
Deployment of virtual machine part does not refresh updated properties (such as memory size)
Deployment tasks build up in the task queue when the hypervisor is not in Started state
IBM Workload Deployer command line interface does not allow entry of user name and password
Deployment of IBM Workload Deployer Core OS base image V1.0.0.2, WebSphere HV 7.0.0.19 or 8.0.0.1 fails if NTP server is not accessible
Changing a virtual application database password does not take effect until WebSphere Application Server is rebooted
Internal error CWZCL3151E received when adding a new zLinux hypervisor to IBM Workload Deployer
IBM Workload Deployer hypervisor web user interface displays the word Error
Pattern deployment fails when deploying multiple virtual machine patterns on a PowerVM hypervisor
When deploying a virtual system pattern in the IBM Workload Deployer web user interface using Internet Explorer, a deployment error occurs because the Choose profile radio button is not selected by default
IBM Workload Deployer Extend and Capture function fails to capture image changes
When migrating (back and forth) between IBM Workload Deployer 3.0.0.x and 3.1.0.1 multiple times, the Web console becomes unavailable
IBM Workload Deployer environment variables not available during deployment
IBM Workload Deployer seems to lose connectivity and erroneously moves an otherwise accessible hypervisor to the failed state
Deploying an application pattern with a routing policy fails with error CWZKS1053E
Selecting a virtual system pattern results in the error message: Your search could not be completed
IBM Workload Deployer Web Console becomes unresponsive while opening the Virtual Application Builder



3.1.0.1

Release date: 7 February 2012
Last modified: 10 August 2012
Status: Available

APAR
Description
Disk space is unexpectedly reserved when additional virtual machine deployments are prohibited
A NullPointerException error occurs when EAR files are scanned for an enterprise application component in the Virtual Application Builder
In Version 3.0.0.2, no synchronization occurs when virtual machines are deleted from the hypervisor but not from the appliance
When a Version 3.0.0.2 normal user creates a virtual system pattern, the pattern editor icons are displayed for the available parts
Failures occur during the backup process
Deleted virtual machines remain on the hypervisor data store
Failures occur when attempting to capture an extended IBM WebSphere Process Server Version 6.2 virtual image
When upgrading to Version 3.1.0.0, the appliance hangs for a significant amount of time as if it is in a continuous backup state
Errors occur when running the VIRTUALSYSTEM.MAINTENANCE[0].FIXES scripts in the command-line interface
SMAPI errors occur when deploying IBM z/VM hypervisors
A Cloud administrator user with read-only access can perform write and executable actions
After firmware is upgraded to Version 3.1.0.0, failures occur when attempting to deploy resources to Linux on System z environments
Not all disks are resized during the capture and extend process of IBM z/VM hypervisors
Tasks cannot be cancelled from the task queue
The ability to lock fields on custom nodes is not supported in the user interface
Deployments hang during the Generating model for topology and network state
The following error message is displayed when the sample saveAll.py script is used:

AttributeError: 'User' object has no attribute 'attrs'
Retrieval of audit data using the REST API is slow
Adding IP addresses that partially match existing IP addresses causes a "Duplicate IP address" error
The deployment of a virtual system pattern fails when linked clones are disabled
Deleted virtual machines occupy memory usage
An out of memory message is displayed in Version 3.1.0.0 log files, and the pattern editor parts list is empty
Connectivity might not automatically resume to vCenter servers after an outage
VMware ESX virtual machine images are deleted without any user interaction
The following error message is displayed when using the pattern editor:
Parts must be dropped on the canvas
Existing IP addresses are not processed correctly by the appliance
When virtual system patterns are imported or exported, a UnicodeEncodeError exception occurs
Failures occur when cloning or extending an extended image, and the following error message is displayed:
Virtual image cannot be added to the catalog
LDAP authentications fail and require a restart
A previously captured and extended image cannot be recaptured



3.1.0

Release date: 19 January 2012
Last modified: 10 August 2012
Status: Available

APAR
Description
Disk space is unexpectedly reserved when additional virtual machine deployments are prohibited
A NullPointerException error occurs when EAR files are scanned for an enterprise application component in the Virtual Application Builder
In Version 3.0.0.2, no synchronization occurs when virtual machines are deleted from the hypervisor but not from the appliance
When a Version 3.0.0.2 normal user creates a virtual system pattern, the pattern editor icons are displayed for the available parts
Failures occur during the backup process
Deleted virtual machines remain on the hypervisor data store
Failures occur when attempting to capture an extended IBM WebSphere Process Server Version 6.2 virtual image
When upgrading to Version 3.1.0.0, the appliance hangs for a significant amount of time as if it is in a continuous backup state
Errors occur when running the VIRTUALSYSTEM.MAINTENANCE[0].FIXES scripts in the command-line interface
SMAPI errors occur when deploying IBM z/VM hypervisors
A Cloud administrator user with read-only access can perform write and executable actions
After firmware is upgraded to Version 3.1.0.0, failures occur when attempting to deploy resources to Linux on System z environments
Not all disks are resized during the capture and extend process of IBM z/VM hypervisors



Change History

  • 10 August 2012: Initial Publication

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More support for:

IBM Workload Deployer

Software version:

3.1, 3.1.0.1, 3.1.0.2, 3.1.0.6, 3.1.0.7

Operating system(s):

Firmware

Software edition:

All Editions

Reference #:

4033245

Modified date:

2013-11-06

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