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OA56988: INCORROUT for channel RVERSION and RPRODUCT columns when old remote MQ Clent is used

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APAR status

  • Closed as program error.

Error description

  • The agent needs to be changed to check that the values for
    RVERSION and RPRODUCT retrieved from MQ are expected character
    data.  If they are not valid character data, the agent will
    emit blanks for the values instead."
    

Local fix

  • No workaround available
    

Problem summary

  • ****************************************************************
    * USERS AFFECTED: All IBM Tivoli OMEGAMON XE for Messaging:    *
    *                 WebSphere MQ Monitoring 7.5.0 users.         *
    ****************************************************************
    * PROBLEM DESCRIPTION: Incorrect output for channel RVERSION   *
    *                      and RPRODUCT columns when an old remote *
    *                      MQ Client is used.                      *
    ****************************************************************
    * RECOMMENDATION: Apply this PTF.                              *
    ****************************************************************
    The agent does not check that the RVERSION and RPRODUCT
    columns retrieved from MQ are valid character data.
    

Problem conclusion

  • The agent was changed to check that the values for RVERSION
    and RPRODUCT are expected character data. If they are not
    valid character data, the agent will emit blanks for the
    values.
    
    KEYWORDS: INCORROUT
    

Temporary fix

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APAR Information

  • APAR number

    OA56988

  • Reported component name

    OMG XE MSG ZOS

  • Reported component ID

    5608A1100

  • Reported release

    730

  • Status

    CLOSED PER

  • PE

    NoPE

  • HIPER

    NoHIPER

  • Special Attention

    NoSpecatt / Xsystem

  • Submitted date

    2019-02-20

  • Closed date

    2019-05-20

  • Last modified date

    2019-06-03

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

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

    UA99331 UA99410

Modules/Macros

  • KMQAMQS8
    

Fix information

  • Fixed component name

    OMG XE MSG ZOS

  • Fixed component ID

    5608A1100

Applicable component levels

  • R730 PSY UA99331

       UP19/05/22 P F905

  • R750 PSY UA99410

       UP19/05/22 P F905

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Document information

More support for: Tivoli OMEGAMON XE for WebSphere MQ on z/OS

Software version: 7.3.0

Reference #: OA56988

Modified date: 03 June 2019