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IC83837: EVERY CALL OF DB2IUPDT CHANGES THE DATABASE MANAGER PARAMETER ALTERNATE_AUTH_ENC FROM AES_CMP (OR AES_ONLY) TO NOT_SPECIFIED.

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APAR status

  • Closed as fixed if next.

Error description

  • Problem:
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    Running db2iupdt changes the database manager parameter
    ALTERNATE_AUTH_ENC from AES_CMP (or AES_ONLY) to NOT_SPECIFIED.
    
    Recreation steps:
    
    - db2 update dbm cfg using ALTERNATE_AUTH_ENC AES_ONLY
    - db2stop
    - log in as root
    - switch to install directory
    - db2iupdt <instancename>
    - switch to instance user
    - db2start
    - db2 get dbm cfg | grep ALTERNATE_AUTH_ENC
    
    
    >> ALTERNATE_AUTH_ENC is set again to "NOT_SPECIFIED"
    

Local fix

  • NA
    

Problem summary

  • ****************************************************************
    * USERS AFFECTED:                                              *
    * All users prior to DB2 V97 FP7                               *
    ****************************************************************
    * PROBLEM DESCRIPTION:                                         *
    * See Error Description                                        *
    ****************************************************************
    * RECOMMENDATION:                                              *
    * Upgrade to DB2 V97 FP7 and above                             *
    ****************************************************************
    

Problem conclusion

Temporary fix

Comments

APAR Information

  • APAR number

    IC83837

  • Reported component name

    DB2 FOR LUW

  • Reported component ID

    DB2FORLUW

  • Reported release

    970

  • Status

    CLOSED FIN

  • PE

    NoPE

  • HIPER

    NoHIPER

  • Special Attention

    NoSpecatt

  • Submitted date

    2012-05-29

  • Closed date

    2013-08-01

  • Last modified date

    2013-08-01

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

Fix information

Applicable component levels

  • R970 PSY

       UP



Document information

More support for: DB2 for Linux, UNIX and Windows

Software version: 9.7

Reference #: IC83837

Modified date: 01 August 2013