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PI57648: RATIONAL DEVELOPER FOR SYSTEM Z (RDZ) HOST CONNECTION EMULATOR FAILS TO CONNECT USING SSL WITH MSCAPI

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APAR status

  • Closed as program error.

Error description

  • Rational Developer for System z - RDz - v9.5
    
    Attempts to connect to a host using SSL for Host Connection
    Emulator (HCE) session fails if using MSCAPI with the following
    error in the .trace file:
    
    TokenCache.getTokenFromBrowser() could not load MSCAPI Token,
    
    SSLRuntimeException->com.ibm.hod5sslight.SSLRuntimeException:
    reason=(Wrong usage), message-> reason=1 (Wrong usage).
    
    ECLErr@Transport:3:sev=3:ECL0101:
    Transport@---TN3270 [12]: Failed to connect to host xyz.xx.xx,
     port=xx,
    TN3270 ::tel_init()
    com.ibm.hod5sslight.SSLRuntimeException: reason=1 (Wrong usage)
     at com.ibm.hod5sslight.SSLMSCAPIToken.<init>
     at com.ibm.eNetwork.security.ssl.HODSSLMSCAPIToken.<init>
     at com.ibm.eNetwork.security.ssl.HODSSLTokenImpl.
                                getToken_createMSCAPIToken_work
     at com.ibm.eNetwork.security.ssl.HODSSLTokenImpl.
                                getToken_createMSCAPIToken_other
     at com.ibm.eNetwork.security.ssl.HODSSLTokenImpl.getToken
     at com.ibm.eNetwork.security.ssl.HODSSLTokenImpl.
                                           getPrivateCertificate
     at com.ibm.eNetwork.security.ssl.HODSSLiteImpl.createSocket
     at com.ibm.eNetwork.security.ssl.HODSSLImpl.createSocket
     at com.ibm.eNetwork.security.ssl.HODSSLImpl.createSocket
     at com.ibm.eNetwork.ECL.Transport.initialize_tail2
     at com.ibm.eNetwork.ECL.Transport.initialize_tail
     at com.ibm.eNetwork.ECL.Transport.initialize
     at com.ibm.eNetwork.ECL.Transport.registerWithThreadManager
     at com.ibm.eNetwork.ECL.Transport.open
     at com.ibm.eNetwork.ECL.ECLConnection.StartCommunication
     at com.ibm.eNetwork.beans.HOD.Session$2.run
     at com.ibm.eNetwork.HOD.common.ThreadPoolThread.run
    Caused by: java.lang.Exception: mscapi.dll not found
            ... 17 more
    

Local fix

  • Do no use SSL with MSCAPI for HCE sessions
    

Problem summary

  • See error description.
    

Problem conclusion

Temporary fix

Comments

APAR Information

  • APAR number

    PI57648

  • Reported component name

    RATL DEV FOR SY

  • Reported component ID

    5724T0700

  • Reported release

    911

  • Status

    CLOSED PER

  • PE

    NoPE

  • HIPER

    NoHIPER

  • Special Attention

    NoSpecatt / Xsystem

  • Submitted date

    2016-02-19

  • Closed date

    2016-05-27

  • Last modified date

    2016-05-27

  • 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

    RATL DEV FOR SY

  • Fixed component ID

    5724T0700

Applicable component levels

  • R951 PSY

       UP



Document information

More support for: Rational Developer for System z

Software version: 9.1.1

Reference #: PI57648

Modified date: 27 May 2016