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IT12548: IN SOME CASES DATAPOWER MAY NOT PROPERLY PARSE DIME MESSAGES, WHICH RESULTS IN A MALFORMED MESSAGE BEING SENT TO THE NEXT HOP

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APAR status

  • Closed as program error.

Error description

  • Affected are customers using DataPower services for processing
    DIME messages. In some cases processing of the DIME messages
    may not properly occur resulting in a malformed messages being
    sent out of DataPower to the next hop.
    

Local fix

Problem summary

  • Affected are all customers using DIME-encoded communication.
    
    On
    receipt of a message that is DIME-chunk-encoded and one of the
    records is a chunk with zero-length payload, the next
    record gets mishandled. This can result in rejecting the
    incoming message.
    

Problem conclusion

Temporary fix

Comments

APAR Information

  • APAR number

    IT12548

  • Reported component name

    DATAPOWER

  • Reported component ID

    DP1234567

  • Reported release

    601

  • Status

    CLOSED PER

  • PE

    NoPE

  • HIPER

    NoHIPER

  • Special Attention

    NoSpecatt / Xsystem

  • Submitted date

    2015-12-02

  • 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 PSN

       UP

  • R601 PSN

       UP

  • R700 PSN

       UP

  • R710 PSN

       UP

  • R720 PSN

       UP



Document information

More support for: IBM DataPower Gateways
General

Software version: 6.0.1

Reference #: IT12548

Modified date: 03 February 2016