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IT16679: MQPROMPT environment variable has no effect

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APAR status

  • Closed as program error.

Error description

  • MQ V8.0 added the ability to set a prompt of your choice using
    the MQPROMPT environment variable.
    
    Setting the variable works in MQ V8, but has no effect in MQ V9.
    

Local fix

Problem summary

  • ****************************************************************
    USERS AFFECTED:
    Users who want to use the MQPROMPT environment variable.
    
    
    Platforms affected:
    MultiPlatform
    
    ****************************************************************
    PROBLEM DESCRIPTION:
    Changes during development of MQ V9 caused the setting of
    MQPROMPT to be ignored.
    

Problem conclusion

  • The MQ product code has been corrected so that the setting of
    MQPROMPT is now used correctly.
    
    ---------------------------------------------------------------
    The fix is targeted for delivery in the following PTFs:
    
    Version    Maintenance Level
    v9.0 CD    9.0.1
    v9.0 LTS   9.0.0.1
    
    The latest available maintenance can be obtained from
    'WebSphere MQ Recommended Fixes'
    http://www-1.ibm.com/support/docview.wss?rs=171&uid=swg27006037
    
    If the maintenance level is not yet available information on
    its planned availability can be found in 'WebSphere MQ
    Planned Maintenance Release Dates'
    http://www-1.ibm.com/support/docview.wss?rs=171&uid=swg27006309
    ---------------------------------------------------------------
    

Temporary fix

Comments

APAR Information

  • APAR number

    IT16679

  • Reported component name

    IBM MQ BASE M/P

  • Reported component ID

    5724H7261

  • Reported release

    900

  • Status

    CLOSED PER

  • PE

    NoPE

  • HIPER

    NoHIPER

  • Special Attention

    NoSpecatt / Xsystem

  • Submitted date

    2016-08-19

  • Closed date

    2016-09-29

  • Last modified date

    2017-06-01

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  • APAR is sysrouted TO one or more of the following:

Fix information

  • Fixed component name

    IBM MQ BASE M/P

  • Fixed component ID

    5724H7261

Applicable component levels

  • R900 PSY

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Document Information

Modified date:
01 June 2017