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IJ16170: DB2 TEXT SEARCH SPECIAL CHARACTER SEARCHES ARE NOT WORKING AS EXPECTED BASED ON THE BELOW DOCUMENTATION.

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APAR status

  • Closed as program error.

Error description

  • PROBLEM:
    Special character searches and operator searches are not
    working as expected based on the below documentation.
    i) & operator not working as expected.
    Searching for filter & oil creates a where clause of: (status
    != 'OBSOLETE' and contains(description, 'filter && & && oil') =
    1 and itemsetid = 'ITEMSET')
    Searching for filter oil creates a where clause of: (status !=
    'OBSOLETE' and contains(description, 'filter && oil') = 1 and
    itemsetid = 'ITEMSET')
    ii) ~ operator not working at all
    Searching for filter ~air throws the below error within Maximo.
    BMXAA6713E - The MBO fetch operation failed in the mboset with
    the SQL error code -171. The record could not be retrieved from
    the database. See the log file for more details about the
    error.
    Document the client is referencing -
    https://www.ibm.com/support/knowledgecenter/SSLKT6_7.6.1/com.ibm
    .mbs.doc/gp_ui/r_wildcard_operator_search.html
    PERFORMANCE ISSUE:
    N
    STEPS TO REPRODUCE:
    Steps to Reproduce:
    Login to Maximo
    Go to Inventory / Item Master
    in the description field search for pipe & male
    Hit enter. No results
    Now go do the same in a Oracle database the search will return
    results.
    If you look at the query for the DB2 test the query doesn't
    look right compared to the Oracle database.
    CURRENT ERRONEOUS RESULT:
    EXPECTED RESULT:
    Filter the same way Orcale does.
    ADDITIONAL INFO:
    ENVIRONMENT (SYSTEM INFO):
    App ServerIBM WebSphere Application Server 8.5.5.5VersionIBM
    Maximo Transportation 7.6.2.4 Build 20170221-0604 DB Build
    V7624-02IBM Maximo for Oil And Gas 7.6.1.0 Build 20161020-0803
    DB Build V7610-139Tivoli's process automation engine
    7.6.0.9-IFIX20180420-1312 Build 20171127-0100 DB Build V7609-45
    HFDB Build HF7609-04IBM Maximo Calibration 7.6.0.0 Build
    20171127-0100 DB Build V7600-06IBM TPAE Integration Framework
    7.6.0.9 Build 20171126-2330 DB Build V7609-32IBM Maximo Linear
    Management 7.6.0.2 Build 20171127-0100 DB Build V7602-03IBM
    Maximo Asset Management Scheduler 7.6.7.0 Build 20171127-0100
    DB Build V7670-56 HFDB Build HF7670-17IBM Maximo Spatial Asset
    Management 7.6.0.2 Build 20170518-1103 DB Build V7602-23IBM
    Maximo for Utilities 7.6.0.2 Build 20171128-1353 DB Build
    V7602-68IBM Maximo Asset Management Work Centers 7.6.0.3 Build
    20171121-0723 DB Build V7603-175IBM Maximo Asset Management
    7.6.0.9 Build 20171127-0100 DB Build V7604-01Server OSLinux
    2.6.32-754.el6.x86_64Server DBDB2/LINUXX8664 10.5 (SQL1005A)
    LOCAL FIX: N/A
    SECURITY IMPACT (Y/N): N
    

Local fix

  • N/A
    

Problem summary

  • ****************************************************************
    * USERS AFFECTED:                                              *
    * MAXIMO                                                       *
    ****************************************************************
    * PROBLEM DESCRIPTION:                                         *
    * DB2 TEXT SEARCH SPECIAL CHARACTER SEARCHES ARE NOT WORKING   *
    * AS EXPECTED BASED ON THE BELOW DOCUMENTATION.                *
    ****************************************************************
    * RECOMMENDATION:                                              *
    ****************************************************************
    

Problem conclusion

  • The fix for this APAR is contained in the following maintenance
    package:
    	 | release\fix pack | Interim Fix for Release 7.6.1.2 Product
    

Temporary fix

Comments

APAR Information

  • APAR number

    IJ16170

  • Reported component name

    SYSTEM CONFIG

  • Reported component ID

    5724R46S1

  • Reported release

    760

  • Status

    CLOSED PER

  • PE

    NoPE

  • HIPER

    NoHIPER

  • Special Attention

    NoSpecatt / Xsystem

  • Submitted date

    2019-05-15

  • Closed date

    2019-08-06

  • Last modified date

    2019-08-06

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

Fix information

  • Fixed component name

    SYSTEM CONFIG

  • Fixed component ID

    5724R46S1

Applicable component levels



Document information

More support for: Maximo Asset Management

Software version: 760

Reference #: IJ16170

Modified date: 06 August 2019