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PH12698: WEBSPHERE APPLICATION SERVER 8.5.5.15 CANNOT BE INSTALLED ON SOLARIS 10 UPDATE 9 AND UP

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APAR status

  • Closed as program error.

Error description

  • The Installation Manager blocks the installation of
    the WebSphere Application Server 8.5.5.15 on Solaris 10
    machines patched with Update 9 and up with a OS not
    supported message.
    

Local fix

Problem summary

  • ****************************************************************
    * USERS AFFECTED:  All users of IBM WebSphere Application      *
    *                  Server                                      *
    ****************************************************************
    * PROBLEM DESCRIPTION: Installation of the WebSphere           *
    *                      Application Server 8.5.5.15+ is         *
    *                      blocked on Solaris 10 by the            *
    *                      Installation Manager.                   *
    ****************************************************************
    * RECOMMENDATION:                                              *
    ****************************************************************
    Solaris 10 is not a supported OS for WebSphere Application
    Server 8.5.5.15 and up.
    

Problem conclusion

  • Added Solaris 10 patched with a minimum of Update 9 as a
    supported OS for WebSphere Application Server 8.5.5.15 and up.
    
    The fix for this APAR is currently targeted for inclusion in
    fix pack 8.5.5.16. 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

    PH12698

  • 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

    2019-05-31

  • Closed date

    2019-08-15

  • Last modified date

    2019-08-15

  • 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 #: PH12698

Modified date: 15 August 2019