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PI87189: ENCRYPT PASSWORD FOR DB2 ON ZOS UNSECURED PORT CONNECTION

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APAR status

  • Closed as program error.

Error description

  • STEPS TO REPRODUCE
    
    1. configure a DB2 for zOS transport in RIT that has the
    TCPALVER=SERVER_ENCRYPT subparameter set
    2. supply username and password and do a test connection
    
    EXPECTED RESULTS
    
    Test connection works
    
    ACTUAL RESULTS
    
    The following error message is displayed
    
    "[jcc][t4][2095][11230][4.14.88] Security mechanism requested is
    not
    supported by server. ERRORCODE=-4450, SQLSTATE=0A502"
    
    WORKAROUND
    
    Try using the SECPORT to do the test connection if it's defined
    
    Refer to
    https://www.ibm.com/support/knowledgecenter/en/SSEPEK_10.0.0/sec
    a/src/tpc/db2z_tcpipconnectprocess.html
    

Local fix

Problem summary

  • ****************************************************************
    * USERS AFFECTED:                                              *
    * Users of Rational Integration Tester connecting to DB2/z     *
    * using secure passwords.                                      *
    ****************************************************************
    * PROBLEM DESCRIPTION:                                         *
    * Rational Integration Tester did not support the use of SSL   *
    * when connecting to DB2/z                                     *
    ****************************************************************
    * RECOMMENDATION:                                              *
    ****************************************************************
    

Problem conclusion

  • Fixed in release 9.2.1.1
    

Temporary fix

Comments

APAR Information

  • APAR number

    PI87189

  • Reported component name

    RATL INTEGRA TE

  • Reported component ID

    5725G79IT

  • Reported release

    901

  • Status

    CLOSED PER

  • PE

    NoPE

  • HIPER

    NoHIPER

  • Special Attention

    NoSpecatt / Xsystem

  • Submitted date

    2017-09-12

  • Closed date

    2019-01-02

  • Last modified date

    2019-01-02

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Fix information

  • Fixed component name

    RATL INTEGRA TE

  • Fixed component ID

    5725G79IT

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Document information

More support for: Rational Test Workbench

Software version: 901

Reference #: PI87189

Modified date: 02 January 2019