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PH08381: JSP COMPILATION ERROR WHEN USING LINE COMMENT WITHIN JSP EXPRESSION

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APAR status

  • Closed as program error.

Error description

  • The JSP failed to compile when using line comment within the JSP
    expression.
    

Local fix

  • Remove the line comment from the JSP expression.
    

Problem summary

  • ****************************************************************
    * USERS AFFECTED:  IBM WebSphere Application Server and        *
    *                  Liberty users of JavaServer Pages (JSP)     *
    ****************************************************************
    * PROBLEM DESCRIPTION: A JSP compile error occurs when there   *
    *                      is a slash slash comment in a JSP       *
    *                      expression spanning lines.              *
    ****************************************************************
    * RECOMMENDATION:                                              *
    ****************************************************************
    A JSP expression spanning lines with a slash slash comment
    results in the following errors:
    JSPG0093E: Generated servlet error from file: <file> : <line>
    : Syntax error, insert ")" to complete MethodInvocation
    JSPG0093E: Generated servlet error from file: <file> : <line>
    : Syntax error, insert ";" to complete Statement
    

Problem conclusion

  • The fix for this APAR is currently targeted for inclusion in
    WebSphere Application Server fix packs 8.5.5.16 and 9.0.5.0.
    The issue is fixed in Open Liberty pull request 6768.  Please
    refer to the Recommended Updates page for delivery information:
    http://www.ibm.com/support/docview.wss?rs=180&uid=swg27004980
    

Temporary fix

Comments

APAR Information

  • APAR number

    PH08381

  • Reported component name

    WEBS APP SERV N

  • Reported component ID

    5724H8800

  • Reported release

    850

  • Status

    CLOSED PER

  • PE

    NoPE

  • HIPER

    NoHIPER

  • Special Attention

    NoSpecatt / Xsystem

  • Submitted date

    2019-02-12

  • Closed date

    2019-05-06

  • Last modified date

    2019-05-06

  • 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

    WEBS APP SERV N

  • Fixed component ID

    5724H8800

Applicable component levels



Document information

More support for: WebSphere Application Server
General

Software version: 850

Reference #: PH08381

Modified date: 06 May 2019