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PH12823: _SETUPDEFAULTSDK SCRIPT FAILS TO UPDATE WAS PRODUCT AND PROFILESTO USE JDK 8 WHEN JDK 7/7.1 IS CONFIGURED

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APAR status

  • Closed as program error.

Error description

  • _setupDefaultSDK does not change cmdDefaultSDK.properties,
    newProfileDefaultSDK.properties, os400.properties, and default
    WAS profile SDK version when these are currently set to JDK 7 or
    7.1.  The _setupDefaultSDK script currently does not support IBM
    i 7.4 OS, which only supports JDK 8.
    

Local fix

  • Follow the instructions in the IBM Technical Document URL,
    www.ibm.com/support/docview.wss?uid=ibm10796142, to download an
    updated _setupDefaultSDK script file to execute on IBM i 7.4 to
    resolve this issue.
    

Problem summary

  • ****************************************************************
    * USERS AFFECTED:  Users of IBM WebSphere Application          *
    *                  Server on IBM i using JDK 7 or 7.1          *
    ****************************************************************
    * PROBLEM DESCRIPTION: The _setupDefaultSDK script does not    *
    *                      change properties files and default     *
    *                      profile SDK version when these          *
    *                      are currently set to JDK 7 or 7.1 on    *
    *                      IBM i.                                  *
    ****************************************************************
    * RECOMMENDATION:                                              *
    ****************************************************************
    The _setupDefaultSDK script does not change
    cmdDefaultSDK.properties,
    newProfileDefaultSDK.properties, os400.properties, and default
    WAS profile SDK version when these are currently set to JDK 7
    or
    7.1.  The _setupDefaultSDK script currently does not support
    IBM
    i 7.4 OS, which only supports JDK 8.
    

Problem conclusion

Temporary fix

Comments

APAR Information

  • APAR number

    PH12823

  • 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

    2019-06-03

  • Closed date

    2019-08-14

  • Last modified date

    2019-08-14

  • 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 #: PH12823

Modified date: 14 August 2019