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IT11181: FTP Rename command does not work to rename a file with same name but different cases in Windows

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APAR status

  • Closed as program error.

Error description

  • Environment Info
    SI Build Number: 5020500
    OS: Windows
    
    Problem Statement
    FTP rename command using FTP clients are case sensitive.
    
    To Reproduce this issue:
    1. Configure an FTP Server Adapter with Base Directory as
    Filesystem (c:/...) but ensure this is the same case in shared
    drive.
    2. Use an FTP Client (Windows Command Line adapter) to GET
    files with case sensitive and LIST files with case sensitive (as
    shown in the images below).
    
    Observations
    FTP Renaming
    For example: from NEW_NAME.txt --> NEW_NAME.TXT fails
    
    *Customer wants it to be CASE INSENSITIVE
    
    Expected Behavior
    FTP rename command to be case inensitive (Customer expects FTP
    Client commands to work according to RFC standards)
    

Local fix

Problem summary

  • Users Affected:
    All
    
    Problem Description:
    FTP Rename command does not work to rename a file with same name
     but different cases in Windows.
    
    Platforms Affected:
    Windows
    

Problem conclusion

  • Resolution Summary:
    A code fix has been provided.
    
    Delivered in:
    5020500_9
    

Temporary fix

Comments

APAR Information

  • APAR number

    IT11181

  • Reported component name

    STR B2B INTEGRA

  • Reported component ID

    5725D0600

  • Reported release

    525

  • Status

    CLOSED PER

  • PE

    NoPE

  • HIPER

    NoHIPER

  • Special Attention

    NoSpecatt

  • Submitted date

    2015-09-11

  • Closed date

    2015-09-15

  • Last modified date

    2015-09-15

  • 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

    STR B2B INTEGRA

  • Fixed component ID

    5725D0600

Applicable component levels

  • R525 PSY

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Document Information

Modified date:
15 September 2015