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IC81941: ON WINDOWS VISTA (or above), DSDRIVER FAILS TO CONNECT TO LOCAL DATABASE.

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APAR status

  • Closed as program error.

Error description

  • On Windows Vista ( or above ), connect to database fails when:
    (1) connection is local, using IPC
    (2) DB2 server has Extended Security set to YES
    (3) DB2 server service runs under "Local System" or any other
    userid other than the user that is connecting.
    
    Connect fails.
    Error is -1032. Database manager not started.
    

Local fix

  • Use tcpip loopback to avoid IPC connection.
    

Problem summary

  • ****************************************************************
    * USERS AFFECTED:                                              *
    * Windows Vista DSDriver users                                 *
    ****************************************************************
    * PROBLEM DESCRIPTION:                                         *
    * On Windows Vista ( or 2008 ), connect to database fails      *
    * when:                                                        *
    * (1) connection is local, using IPC                           *
    * (2) DB2 server has Extended Security set to YES              *
    * (3) DB2 server service runs under "Local System" or any      *
    * other                                                        *
    * userid other than the user that is logged on.                *
    *                                                              *
    * Connect fails.                                               *
    * Error is -1032. Database manager not started.                *
    *                                                              *
    * The reason is because the client fails to establish the      *
    * correct                                                      *
    * DB2NAMESPACE.                                                *
    *                                                              *
    * The code incorrectly uses the SID file underneath it's own   *
    * installedcopy. It should use the SID file under the target   *
    * installedcopy.                                               *
    ****************************************************************
    * RECOMMENDATION:                                              *
    * Upgrade to DB2 9.7 Fix pack 6                                *
    ****************************************************************
    

Problem conclusion

  • Fixed in DB2 9.7 Fix pack 6
    

Temporary fix

Comments

APAR Information

  • APAR number

    IC81941

  • 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

    2012-03-09

  • Closed date

    2012-06-04

  • Last modified date

    2012-06-04

  • 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 PSN

       UP



Document information

More support for: DB2 for Linux, UNIX and Windows

Software version: 9.7

Reference #: IC81941

Modified date: 04 June 2012