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Rational Host Access Transformation Services Fix Pack 1 ( for 8.5

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IBM Rational Host Access Transformation Services has been made generally available and contains fixes to version 8.5 including all predecessor fix packs.

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Table of Contents
Sections Description
This section provides an overview on what is new in this release with a description of any new functions or enhancements when applicable.
This section provides information related to the impact of this release to allow you to assess how your environment may be affected.
This section provides important information to review prior to the installation of this release.
This section provides the direct link to obtain the download package for installation in your environment.
This section provides the installation instructions necessary to apply this release into your environment.
This section contains a link to the known problems (open defects) identified at the time of this release.
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Click to review a complete list of the defects (APARs) resolved in this release including a list of resolved defects for the entire version family.


Installation Instructions

Following are two common ways to install this fix pack:

  • If Rational Host Access Transformation Services Version 8.5 is already installed on your system, you can install this update using the Update Packages wizard in IBM Installation Manager. The fix pack can be installed without the need to add a repository to the IBM Installation Manager preferences. Simply ensure that the Search service repositories during installation and updates box is checked for the Installation Manager repository preferences.

  • If you are installing Rational Host Access Transformation Services Version 8.5 for the first time, or if you are installing an additional instance of it, you can install this update at the same time you install Rational Host Access Transformation Services Version 8.5. Simply ensure that the Search service repositories during installation and updates box is checked for the Installation Manager repository preferences. Then click Check for Other Versions and Extensions on the Install page of the Installing Packages wizard in the IBM Installation Manager.

For details about installing this fix pack, see the "Installing HATS maintenance" section in the Host Access Transformation Services Version Release Notes document.

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How critical is this fix?

Impact Assessment
Impact Description
This release is a maintenance release of Host Access Transformation Services 8.5. It contains fixes for client-reported and internally found defects.

Problems solved

Click the Fix List link in the table of contents above to review a list of the problems solved in this release.

Known side effects

The following defects were not resolved in this release.

IC87102 Inut field data is corrupted if entered data has less characters than previous data.
IC87370 Field minus key is not working when the cursor is at the second to last character.
IC87488 The "unsigned numeric fields" are not working correctly.
IC87959 Incorrect cursor position on DBCS field.

Change history

See the "Functions extended by this fix pack" section in the Host Access Transformation Services Version Release Notes

Download RELEASE DATE LANGUAGE SIZE(Bytes) Download Options
What is Fix Central(FC)? 28 Nov 2012 English 51885752 FC

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Document information

More support for: Rational Host Access Transformation Services

Software version:

Operating system(s): AIX, HP-UX, IBM i, Linux, Solaris, Windows, z/OS

Reference #: 4033762

Modified date: 29 November 2012

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