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IC69948: Connection fails when Protocol is not specified by the user along with database, hostname and port.

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APAR status

  • Closed as program error.

Error description

  • Connection fails when Protocol is not specified by the user
    along with database, hostname and port. So protocol need to be
    set to TCPIP by default in the code if database and hostname is
    existing.
    

Local fix

  • setting CommProtocol=TCPIP in db2dsdriver.cfg.
    

Problem summary

  • ****************************************************************
    * USERS AFFECTED:                                              *
    * customer who are using dsdriver and not set protocol in      *
    * ini/cfg                                                      *
    ****************************************************************
    * PROBLEM DESCRIPTION:                                         *
    * customer who are using dsdriver and not set protocol in      *
    * ini/cfg can not connect to database                          *
    ****************************************************************
    * RECOMMENDATION:                                              *
    * 97fp3                                                        *
    ****************************************************************
    

Problem conclusion

  • 97fp3. customer need not set the protocol explicitly.
    

Temporary fix

Comments

APAR Information

  • APAR number

    IC69948

  • Reported component name

    DB2 CONNECT

  • Reported component ID

    DB2CONNCT

  • Reported release

    970

  • Status

    CLOSED PER

  • PE

    NoPE

  • HIPER

    NoHIPER

  • Special Attention

    NoSpecatt

  • Submitted date

    2010-07-15

  • Closed date

    2010-09-23

  • Last modified date

    2010-09-23

  • 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

    DB2 CONNECT

  • Fixed component ID

    DB2CONNCT

Applicable component levels

  • R970 PSY

       UP

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Document Information

Modified date:
23 September 2010