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IT25056: VISIBILITY EVENT NO LONGER TRIGGERS WHEN FILE HAVING AMPERSAND CHARACTER IN NAME, IS UPLOADED TO SFTP SERVER IN 5263 FIXPACK

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APAR status

  • Closed as program error.

Error description

  • When file with filename having ampersand character is uploaded
    to B2B SFTP Server, BP configured in events is not kicking off.
    
    Configured bp events through customer_overrides.properties.
    visibility property entry for this particular event in subject
    is
    dmivisibility.bp_event_trigger.6=Aft.Visibility.CommNonTransfer.
    9,//Event/type='move',Sftp_HandleRenameEvent,admin
    
    visibility.log had an exception -
    
    ERROR [1519755848791] The referencet
    o entity "that.txt" must end with the ';' delimiter.
    [2018-02-27 18:24:08.791] ERRORDTL[
    1519755848791]org.xml.sax.SAXParseException: The reference toe
    ntity "that.txt" must end with the ';' delimiter.
    at org.apache.xerces.parsers.DOMParser.parse(Unknown Source)
    at org.apache.xerces.jaxp.DocumentBuilderImpl.parse(UnknownS
    ource)
    at javax.xml.parsers.DocumentBuilder.parse(Unknown Source)
    atc
    om.sterlingcommerce.woodstock.packager.dataflow.FinalReport.<ini
    t>(FinalReport.java:92)
    atc
    om.sterlingcommerce.woodstock.dmi.visibility.event.XpathBPLaunch
    erEventListener.handleEvent(XpathBPLauncherEventListener.java:19
    7)
    atc
    om.sterlingcommerce.woodstock.event.EventProcessor.fireEvent(Eve
    ntProcessor.java:325)
    atc
    om.sterlingcommerce.woodstock.dmi.visibility.event.DmiVisEventFa
    ctory.basicFireEvent(DmiVisEventFactory.java:1674)
    atc
    om.sterlingcommerce.woodstock.dmi.visibility.event.DmiVisEventFa
    ctory.fireCommNonTransferEvent(DmiVisEventFactory.java:1364)
    atc
    om.sterlingcommerce.woodstock.dmi.visibility.event.DmiVisEventFa
    ctory.fireCommNonTransferEvent(DmiVisEventFactory.java:1307)
    atc
    om.sterlingcommerce.woodstock.mailbox.impl.repositoryImpl.Reposi
    toryImpl.fireNonXferEvent(RepositoryImpl.java:1443)
    atc
    om.sterlingcommerce.woodstock.mailbox.impl.repositoryImpl.Reposi
    toryImpl.add(RepositoryImpl.java:336)
    atc
    om.sterlingcommerce.woodstock.mailbox.impl.repositoryImpl.Reposi
    toryImpl.add(RepositoryImpl.java:182)
    atc
    om.sterlingcommerce.woodstock.services.sftpserver.server.Message
    ReaderWriterBase.closeSucceeded(MessageReaderWriterBase.java:151
    )
    atc
    om.sterlingcommerce.woodstock.services.sftpserver.server.Message
    Operation.close(MessageOperation.java:312)
    atc
    om.sterlingcommerce.woodstock.services.sftpserver.server.Message
    Provider.close(MessageProvider.java:174)
    atc
    om.sterlingcommerce.woodstock.services.sftpserver.server.Mailbox
    SystemProvider.closeFile(MailboxSystemProvider.java:1034)
    at com.maverick.sshd.SftpSubsystem$_K.run(Unknown Source)
    at com.maverick.sshd.SftpSubsystem$_T.run(Unknown Source)
    at java.lang.Thread.run(Thread.java:798)
    

Local fix

  • None
    
    KK/KK
    RTC ID: 564689
    

Problem summary

  • Users Affected:
    All
    
    Problem Description:
    After moving to 5263, Visibility Event no longer triggers
    whenever SFTP file is renamed to a file-name having ampersand
    character.
    
    Platforms Affected :
    All
    

Problem conclusion

  • Resolution Summary:
    A code fix is provided.
    
    Delivered In:
    5020603_7
    

Temporary fix

Comments

APAR Information

  • APAR number

    IT25056

  • 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

    2018-05-14

  • Closed date

    2018-10-10

  • Last modified date

    2018-10-17

  • 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

[{"Business Unit":{"code":"BU059","label":"IBM Software w\/o TPS"},"Product":{"code":"SS3JSW","label":"IBM Sterling B2B Integrator"},"Component":"","ARM Category":[],"Platform":[{"code":"PF025","label":"Platform Independent"}],"Version":"5.2.6","Edition":"","Line of Business":{"code":"LOB02","label":"AI Applications"}}]

Document Information

Modified date:
17 October 2018