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IC94093: SFTP LOG TARGET UPLOAD CONSUMES MEMORY WHEN THE BACKEND IS UNREACHABLE

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APAR status

  • Closed as program error.

Error description

  • When a backend SFTP server is unreachable, the SFTP log target
    will continuously allocate memory while attempting to upload its
     log file.
    

Local fix

Problem summary

  • Affected are Datapower configurations using SFTP log targets.
    
    If the SFTP backend server stops responding, the appliance will
    manifest unbounded growth in used memory.
    
    
    
     The fix allows only a
    single pending upload transaction per log target.
    

Problem conclusion

  • The fix is available in 6.0.0.1.
    

Temporary fix

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APAR Information

  • APAR number

    IC94093

  • Reported component name

    DATAPOWER

  • Reported component ID

    DP1234567

  • Reported release

    600

  • Status

    CLOSED PER

  • PE

    NoPE

  • HIPER

    NoHIPER

  • Special Attention

    NoSpecatt

  • Submitted date

    2013-07-12

  • Closed date

    2013-07-18

  • Last modified date

    2013-08-14

  • 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

    DATAPOWER

  • Fixed component ID

    DP1234567

Applicable component levels

  • R600 PSN

       UP



Document information

More support for: IBM DataPower Gateways
General

Software version: 6.0.0

Reference #: IC94093

Modified date: 14 August 2013