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IBM i 7.3 Recommended Fixes - Electronic Services (ECS and Electronic Service Agent)

Preventive Service Planning


Abstract

These recommendations are based upon your system already having installed the most current Cumulative PTF Package and HIPER PTF Group.
For further information or to order these PTFs, follow this link: http://www.ibm.com/support/fixcentral/

Content

The i Global Support Center recommends installing the PTF's listed below for corrective service and preventative maintenance. If a problem persists after the recommended fixes have been installed, the support engineers can more efficiently diagnose the issue.

Note: If after apply below PTFs still having issues sending HARDWARE inventory, review document Electronic Service Agent (ESA) - HARDWARE inventory failed for additional PTFs and actions.


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Note: Click on the PTF number to review the PTF cover letter. The PTF cover letter contains a description of what the PTF resolves, information about the PTF(s) it supersedes, if any, and any special instructions that need to be performed to apply the PTF.
Date Added to List
(MM/DD/YYYY)
Fix / Release
(Link to PTF Cover Letter)
Licensed
Program
Product
Cumulative
Package
Description
11/28/2018 SI68576 5770SS1 NONE MCH0601 SHOWS DUE TO NO ENOUGH BUFFER FOR QRZSCHE RESOURCES. ESA audit log might show "java.lang.UnknownError: Exception
occurred in ILE native method"
11/23/2018 SI68039 5770SS1 NONE Hardware inventory fails with error "physResourceInfoArrayBuffer is NULL". ESA audit log might show "java.lang.NullPointerException: Exception occurred in ILE native method"
- Superseded by SI68576
08/24/2018 SI66579 5770SS1 NONE Check JDK8 as the proper pre-activation instead of JDK6. This PTF force ESA to use JDK8 32bit, disregarding JAVA_HOME set.
08/11/2018 SI68172 5770SS1 NONE SNDPTFORD WILL ONLY USE PORT 443
06/29/2018 SI67416 5770SS1 C8242730 "NON-IBM JAR FILE DETECTED" ERROR CAUSE SOME ESA FUNCTION FAILED. PTF WILL PREVENT ESA BE AFFECTED BY MESSAGE, NOT REMOVE THEM.
06/29/2018 SI67549 5770SS1 C8242730 JVA-RUN Extend JAVA_HOME support for SPI IBM_CreateJavaVMInstalled
03/17/2018 SI67122 5770SS1 C8242730 LOOP ALOT OF QESECARE JOBS. QSRVMON will be changed so that it will work with any version of
java installed on the system.
02/22/2018 SI66506 5770SS1 C8242730 Disable automatic problem reporting of legacy Software FFDC
(First Failure Data Capture) QS9SFWMON job removed.
11/17/2017 SI62446 5770SS1 C8242730 New feature called Connectivity Verification. It verifies the Service Agent connection.
05/18/2018 SI67059 5770SS1 C8242730 INCOMPATIBLE WITH JAVAX.CIM.CIMDATETIMEABSOLUTE.        - Superseded by SI67416
05/18/2018 SI60420 5770SS1 C8242730 Enable TLSv1.2 for NIST SP 800-131a strict mode. - Superseded by SI67416
04/25/2018 SI66299 5770SS1 C8242730 IBM_CREATEJAVAVM AND OTHER SPI SUPPORT WATERFALL MECHANISM AND JAVA_HOME ENVIRONMENT - Superseded by SI67549
11/17/2017 SI62445 5770SS1 C8242730 New feature called Connectivity Verification. It verifies the Service Agent connection. - Superseded by SI67416
11/17/2017 SI62179 5770SS1 C7061730 Error QRY1041 in Electronic Service Agent opt.14
07/13/2017 SI61126 5770SS1 C8242730 ESA reading input stream - Superseded by SI62445
07/13/2017 SI61128 5770SS1 C8242730 ELECTRONIC SERVICE AGENT NOT ACTIVATED. -MSGCPDEF41 CHECK PRE-REQUIRED 5770JV1 OPTION14 AS ACTIVATION - Superseded by SI66506
07/13/2017 SI64488 5770SS1 C7283730 VFYSRVCFG WOULD DISREGARD EDGE SERVERS' IP ADDRESSES
07/13/2017 SI64158 5770SS1 C7283730 SNDPTFORD SHOWS CPD018C AND CPF0001 - Superseded by SI64488
07/13/2017 SI63119 5770SS1 C7283730 MESSAGE CPZ8C15 IS NOT POSTED FOR PTF GROUP IMAGE ORDERS

 

 


Cross reference information
Product Component Platform Version Edition
Electronic Service Agent IBM i V7R3

Document information

More support for: IBM i 7.3

Component: --

Software version: 7.3

Operating system(s): IBM i

Reference #: N1021286

Modified date: 29 November 2018


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