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IT14170: UNABLE TO START CDSA ADAPTER AFTER UPGRADING TO V5.2.6.1

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APAR status

  • Closed as program error.

Error description

  • After upgrading CDSA adapter fails to start with  at
    com.sterlingcommerce.woodstock.cdinterop.util.AdapterConfigurati
    onUtil.getCipherStringArrayFromUIParameter(AdapterConfigurationU
    til.java:309
    
    [2016-02-18 16:42:21.197] DEBUG  Enable Global Mailbox not
    present in properties, will default to No.
    [2016-02-18 16:42:21.198] DEBUG farEnabled from properties is:
    No
    [2016-02-18 16:42:21.203] DEBUG CDServerFactory - ciphers -
    lenght [15]
    [2016-02-18 16:42:21.207] ERROR
    [ServicesController.runStartup.BP_COMMON_CD_SERVER_ADAPTER_CDSER
    VER_ADAPTER_node11455774140482/2047]
    CDServerAdapterLittleAImpl.createCDServer() - Adapter:
    BP_COMMON_CD_SERVER_ADAPTER_CDSERVER_ADAPTER_node1 Exception.
    [2016-02-18 16:42:21.207] ERROR [1455774141207] null
    [2016-02-18 16:42:21.208] ERRORDTL
    [1455774141207]java.lang.NullPointerException
                   at
    com.sterlingcommerce.woodstock.cdinterop.util.AdapterConfigurati
    onUtil.getCipherStringArrayFromUIParameter(AdapterConfigurationU
    til.java:309)
                   at
    com.sterlingcommerce.woodstock.cdinterop.server.CDServerSecurePl
    usPolicy.parseSecurityPolicy(CDServerSecurePlusPolicy.java:154)
                   at
    com.sterlingcommerce.woodstock.cdinterop.server.CDServerFactory.
    createCDServerFromProperties(CDServerFactory.java:175)
                   at
    com.sterlingcommerce.woodstock.services.cdinterop.server.CDServe
    rAdapterLittleAImpl.startupAdapter(CDServerAdapterLittleAImpl.ja
    va:132)
                   at
    com.sterlingcommerce.woodstock.services.IAdapterImpl.startAdapte
    r(IAdapterImpl.java:261)
                   at
    com.sterlingcommerce.woodstock.services.controller.StartAdapterT
    hread.run(StartAdapterThread.java:104)
                   at java.lang.Thread.run(Thread.java:745)
    
    [2016-02-18 16:42:21.208] ERROR 000000000000 GLOBAL_SCOPE
    [ServicesController.runStartup.BP_COMMON_CD_SERVER_ADAPTER_CDSER
    VER_ADAPTER_node11455774140482/2047]
    CDServerAdapterLittleAImpl.createCDServer() - Adapter:
    BP_COMMON_CD_SERVER_ADAPTER_CDSERVER_ADAPTER_node1 Exception.
    java.lang.NullPointerException
                   at
    com.sterlingcommerce.woodstock.cdinterop.util.AdapterConfigurati
    onUtil.getCipherStringArrayFromUIParameter(AdapterConfigurationU
    til.java:309)
                   at
    com.sterlingcommerce.woodstock.cdinterop.server.CDServerSecurePl
    usPolicy.parseSecurityPolicy(CDServerSecurePlusPolicy.java:154)
                   at
    com.sterlingcommerce.woodstock.cdinterop.server.CDServerFactory.
    createCDServerFromProperties(CDServerFactory.java:175)
                   at
    com.sterlingcommerce.woodstock.services.cdinterop.server.CDServe
    rAdapterLittleAImpl.startupAdapter(CDServerAdapterLittleAImpl.ja
    va:132)
                   at
    com.sterlingcommerce.woodstock.services.IAdapterImpl.startAdapte
    r(IAdapterImpl.java:261)
                   at
    com.sterlingcommerce.woodstock.services.controller.StartAdapterT
    hread.run(StartAdapterThread.java:104)
                   at java.lang.Thread.run(Thread.java:745)
    [2016-02-18 16:42:21.209] DEBUG
    [ServicesController.runStartup.BP_COMMON_CD_SERVER_ADAPTER_CDSER
    VER_ADAPTER_node11455774140482/2047]
    CDServerAdapterLittleAImpl.setLocalState()
    (BP_COMMON_CD_SERVER_ADAPTER_CDSERVER_ADAPTER_node1) changing
    from StartingUp to CouldntStart
    [2016-02-18 16:42:21.209] DEBUG
    [ServicesController.runStartup.BP_COMMON_CD_SERVER_ADAPTER_CDSER
    VER_ADAPTER_node11455774140482/2047]
    CDServerAdapterLittleAImpl.setStatus()  called locally
    <BP_COMMON_CD_SERVER_ADAPTER_CDSERVER_ADAPTER_node1> changing
    from StartingUp to CouldntStart
    [2016-02-18 16:42:21.211] DEBUG
    [ServicesController.runStartup.BP
    

Local fix

  • Create a copy of your old adapter. Choose ciphers and then
    start the adapter.
    

Problem summary

  • Users Affected:
    All
    
    Problem Description:
    After upgrading, CDSA adapter fails to start throwing
    NullPointerException at
    com.sterlingcommerce.woodstock.cdinterop.util.AdapterConfigurati
    onUtil.getCipherStringArrayFromUIParameter(AdapterConfigurationU
    til.java:30
    
    Platforms Affected:
    All
    

Problem conclusion

  • Resolution Summary:
    A code fix has been provided. Obsoleted ciphers picked up in old
    export files are now
    ignored during adapter startup. Reconfiguration may be required.
    
    Delivered In:
    5020601_2
    

Temporary fix

Comments

APAR Information

  • APAR number

    IT14170

  • Reported component name

    STR B2B INTEGRA

  • Reported component ID

    5725D0600

  • Reported release

    526

  • Status

    CLOSED PER

  • PE

    NoPE

  • HIPER

    NoHIPER

  • Special Attention

    NoSpecatt / Xsystem

  • Submitted date

    2016-03-07

  • Closed date

    2016-03-23

  • Last modified date

    2016-04-12

  • 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

  • R526 PSY

       UP

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Document Information

Modified date:
12 April 2016