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IT11997: FTP FRONT SIDE HANDLER ENDS THE CONNECTION WHEN PASSIVE PORT IS 65535

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APAR status

  • Closed as program error.

Error description

  • FTP Front Side handler ends the connection when passive port
    equals 65535. But according to RFC 6056:
    "The Dynamic and/or Private Ports, 49152 through 65535".
    65535 should be a valid port for a dynamic port.
    

Local fix

Problem summary

  • Affected is the use of FTP with DataPower.
    
    FTP Front Side handler ends the connection when passive port
    equals 65535, although rfc6056 allows that port to be used.
    

Problem conclusion

Temporary fix

Comments

APAR Information

  • APAR number

    IT11997

  • Reported component name

    DATAPOWER

  • Reported component ID

    DP1234567

  • Reported release

    601

  • Status

    CLOSED PER

  • PE

    NoPE

  • HIPER

    NoHIPER

  • Special Attention

    NoSpecatt / Xsystem

  • Submitted date

    2015-10-27

  • Closed date

    2016-01-25

  • Last modified date

    2016-02-03

  • 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 PSY

       UP

  • R601 PSY

       UP

  • R700 PSY

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  • R710 PSY

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  • R720 PSY

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Document information

More support for: IBM DataPower Gateways
General

Software version: 6.0.1

Reference #: IT11997

Modified date: 03 February 2016