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IC78231: CLIENT INFO IN DETAILS XML BLOB RETURNED BY monitor table functi ons THAT CONTAIN AN AMPERSAND CAN BE MISHANDLED BY XML PARSERS.

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APAR status

  • Closed as program error.

Error description

  • If  any of the client_userid, client_wrkstnname, client_applname
    or client_acctng metrics in the DETAILS xml blob output from
    mon_get_activities_details, mon_get_connection_details and
    mon_get_unit_of_work_details UDF contain an asterisk character
    ('&'), xml parsers may either incorrectly parse the field or
    return an error.
    

Local fix

Problem summary

  • ****************************************************************
    * USERS AFFECTED:                                              *
    * All platform                                                 *
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    * PROBLEM DESCRIPTION:                                         *
    * See APAR Description                                         *
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    * RECOMMENDATION:                                              *
    * Upgrade to DB2 V9.7 FP5.                                     *
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Problem conclusion

  • DB2 V9.7 FP5 will contain the fix.
    

Temporary fix

Comments

APAR Information

  • APAR number

    IC78231

  • 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

    2011-08-19

  • Closed date

    2011-12-22

  • Last modified date

    2011-12-22

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

  • 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 #: IC78231

Modified date: 22 December 2011