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IT24637: Update JRE shipped within IBM MQ v9.0.0 to Java 8.0.5.11 (SR5 FP11) and Java 8.0.5.10 (SR5 FP10)

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APAR status

  • Closed as program error.

Error description

  • IBM MQ ships a Java Runtime Environment (JRE) embedded into its
    installation, the level of JRE shipped is backlevel.
    

Local fix

Problem summary

  • ****************************************************************
    USERS AFFECTED:
    The components of MQ which utilise the embedded JRE include:
    
    - the IBM MQ classes for Java and the IBM MQ classes for JMS who
    use the JRE shipped by IBM MQ to run their applications
    
    - IBM MQ Managed File Transfer Edition
    
    - IBM MQ Advanced Message Protocol (AMQP)
    
    - IBM MQ Telemetry Transport (MQTT)
    
    - IBM MQ Explorer
    
    
    Platforms affected:
    AIX, HP-UX Itanium, Linux on Power, Linux on S390, Linux on
    x86-64, Linux on zSeries, Windows
    
    ****************************************************************
    PROBLEM DESCRIPTION:
    The IBM MQ installation includes an embedded Java Runtime
    Environment (JRE).  The level of JRE shipped by IBM MQ was
    backlevel.
    

Problem conclusion

  • The level of JRE shipped with MQ has been updated as follows:
    
      8.0.5.11 -  Linux (x86-64, ppcLE, zLinux), Windows, AIX
    
      8.0.5.10 - HP-UX (Itanium)
    
    Solaris (SPARC, x86-64) has not been updated under this APAR,
    and remains at the Java version 8.0.5.10.
    
    ---------------------------------------------------------------
    The fix is targeted for delivery in the following PTFs:
    
    Version    Maintenance Level
    v9.0 LTS   9.0.0.4
    
    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

    IT24637

  • 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

    2018-04-06

  • Closed date

    2018-04-09

  • Last modified date

    2018-06-22

  • 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

    IBM MQ BASE M/P

  • Fixed component ID

    5724H7261

Applicable component levels

[{"Business Unit":{"code":"BU053","label":"Cloud & Data Platform"},"Product":{"code":"SSYHRD","label":"IBM MQ"},"Component":"","ARM Category":[],"Platform":[{"code":"PF025","label":"Platform Independent"}],"Version":"9.0","Edition":"","Line of Business":{"code":"LOB36","label":"IBM Automation"}}]

Document Information

Modified date:
22 June 2018