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IT17220: UNABLE TO ROUTE FILES WITHOUT AN EXTENSION OF .GPG OR .PGP THROUGH IBM STERLING FILE GATEWAY PGP UNPACKAGE

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APAR status

  • Closed as program error.

Error description

  • Unable to decrypt files through IBM Sterling File Gateway if
    file extension is not .gpg or .ppg.
    
    Trading Partners send encrypted documents with different
    file extensions such as .xml, .txt or no extension at all.
    
    Errors if using GnuPG:
    
    gpg: [don't know]: invalid packet (ctb=27)"
    
    ERROR2: gpg: Fatal: zlib inflate problem: invalid code lengths
    set
    
    ERROR3: gpg: Fatal: zlib inflate problem: invalid
    literal/length code
    
    This same document can run through  a separate PGP Unpackage BP
    in SBI (outside of SFG) and it works just fine
    

Local fix

  • STRRTC -  510155
    RW / RW
    Circumvention: None
    

Problem summary

  • Users Affected:
    IBM Sterling Filegateway Users
    
    Problem Description:
    Unable to route files without an extension of .gpg or .pgp
    through IBM Sterling File Gateway PGP Unpackage when file size
    exceeds 10KB.
    
    Platforms Affected:
    All
    

Problem conclusion

  • Resolution Summary:
    A code fix is provided.
    
    Delivered In:
    5020601_6
    5020603_1
    5020602_4
    

Temporary fix

Comments

APAR Information

  • APAR number

    IT17220

  • Reported component name

    STR FILE GATEWA

  • Reported component ID

    5725D0700

  • Reported release

    226

  • Status

    CLOSED PER

  • PE

    NoPE

  • HIPER

    NoHIPER

  • Special Attention

    NoSpecatt / Xsystem

  • Submitted date

    2016-09-26

  • Closed date

    2016-11-28

  • Last modified date

    2017-05-15

  • 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 FILE GATEWA

  • Fixed component ID

    5725D0700

Applicable component levels

[{"Line of Business":{"code":"LOB02","label":"AI Applications"},"Business Unit":{"code":"BU059","label":"IBM Software w\/o TPS"},"Product":{"code":"SS4TGX","label":"IBM Sterling File Gateway"},"Platform":[{"code":"PF025","label":"Platform Independent"}],"Version":"2.2"}]

Document Information

Modified date:
03 March 2021