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IC70440: JAVA SPLASH WINDOW ON LAUNCH OF THE CONFIGURATION ASSISTANT BY NON-ADMIN USERID

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APAR status

  • Closed as program error.

Error description

  • When non-admin userID tries to launch the Configuration
    Assisstant only java splash window appears.
    
    Admin user ID does not have this problem. All other GUI tools
    run just fine under the non-admin userID.
    
    This problem is found in ver 9.5 also.
    

Local fix

  • Change the location of the 'File Datasource location' once by
    logging  in as admin user as follows
    Login as admin user (user who has installed DB2)
    Open db2ca
    Go to View-> Advanced View
    In the file datasource location mention the path where non admin
    has write permission instead of the admin users Desktop
    Log off and log in as the non admin user; Open and work with
    db2ca.
    

Problem summary

  • ****************************************************************
    * USERS AFFECTED:                                              *
    * Windows                                                      *
    ****************************************************************
    * PROBLEM DESCRIPTION:                                         *
    * When non-admin userID tries to launch the Configuration      *
    *                                                              *
    * Assistant only java splash window appears.                   *
    *                                                              *
    *                                                              *
    *                                                              *
    * Admin user ID does not have this problem. All other GUI      *
    * tools                                                        *
    * run just fine under the non-admin userID.                    *
    ****************************************************************
    * RECOMMENDATION:                                              *
    * First fixed in fix pack 4 of v9.7                            *
    *                                                              *
    * Or                                                           *
    *                                                              *
    * Use Temporary Fix                                            *
    ****************************************************************
    

Problem conclusion

  • First fixed in fix pack 4 of v9.7
    

Temporary fix

  • Change the location of the 'File Datasource location' once by
    logging  in as admin user as follows
    Login as admin user (user who has installed DB2)
    Open db2ca
    Go to View-> Advanced View
    In the file datasource location mention the path where non
    adminhas write permission instead of the admin users Desktop
        Log off and log in as the non admin user; Open and work with
       db2ca.
    

Comments

APAR Information

  • APAR number

    IC70440

  • Reported component name

    DB2 FOR LUW

  • Reported component ID

    DB2FORLUW

  • Reported release

    970

  • Status

    CLOSED PER

  • PE

    NoPE

  • HIPER

    NoHIPER

  • Special Attention

    NoSpecatt

  • Submitted date

    2010-08-10

  • Closed date

    2011-06-07

  • Last modified date

    2011-06-15

  • APAR is sysrouted FROM one or more of the following:

    JR29636

  • APAR is sysrouted TO one or more of the following:

Fix information

  • Fixed component name

    DB2 FOR LUW

  • Fixed component ID

    DB2FORLUW

Applicable component levels

  • R970 PSY

       UP



Document information

More support for: DB2 for Linux, UNIX and Windows

Software version: 9.7

Reference #: IC70440

Modified date: 15 June 2011