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IT34520: Upgrade Apache Commons IO & Net JAR libraries for IBM MQ MFT

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APAR status

  • Closed as program error.

Error description

  • Update the Apache Commons IO and Net libraries for
    IBM MQ Managed File Transfer to:
    
    Apache Commons IO            2.8.0
    Apache Commons Net          3.7.1
    

Local fix

Problem summary

  • ****************************************************************
    USERS AFFECTED:
    The component of MQ which utilises the embedded Apache Commons
    IO & Net JAR files is:
    
    - IBM MQ Managed File Transfer Edition.
    
    
    Platforms affected:
    MultiPlatform
    
    ****************************************************************
    PROBLEM DESCRIPTION:
    The IBM MQ v9.0 releases are supplied with the Apache Commons IO
    & Net JAR files.
    
    The released versions of these utilities within the previous IBM
    MQ Fix Pack on the MQ 9.0 release were:
    
      Apache Commons IO v2.6
      Apache Commons Net v.3.6
    
    These are not the most recent versions of the libraries, as
    available from Apache Commons.
    

Problem conclusion

  • The version of Apache Commons IO and Apache Commons NET JAR
    files shipped within the IBM MQ Managed File Transfer component
    have been updated to the following versions:
    
      Apache Commons IO v2.8.0
      Apache Commons Net v.3.7.1
    
    ---------------------------------------------------------------
    The fix is targeted for delivery in the following PTFs:
    
    Version    Maintenance Level
    v9.0 LTS   9.0.0.11
    v9.x CD    9.2.2
    
    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

    IT34520

  • 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

    2020-10-13

  • Closed date

    2020-10-20

  • Last modified date

    2020-10-20

  • 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

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

Document Information

Modified date:
21 October 2020