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IT34636: SFTP USER EXIT FAILS WHEN GLOBAL MAILBOX IS TURNED ON FOR THE SFG ACCOUNT AND A NULLPOINTEREXCEPTION IS SEEN IN SFTPSERVER.LOG

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APAR status

  • Closed as program error.

Error description

  • SFTP User Exit fails when Global Mailbox is turned on for the
    SFG account and NullPointerException seen in sftpserver.log
    

Local fix

  • B2BISFG-54499
    

Problem summary

  • Users Affected:
    
    All B2BI AIX customers
    
    Problem Description:
    
    SFTP User Exit fails when Global Mailbox is turned on for the
    Sterling File Gateway account and a
    java.lang.NullPointerException is posted to the Userexit log.
    
    
    
    Platforms Affected:
    
    All
    

Problem conclusion

  •   Resolution Summary:
    A code fix is provided.
    Wrapper class RealmSwitchingSystemProvider around
    FileSystemProvider, MailboxSystemProvider, &
    DistMailboxSystemProvider was not implementing the
    SftpOperationWrapper which has method to set the sessionchannel.
    Corrected this behaviour.
    
    
    
    Delivered in:
    
    6010001
    6000304
    6010002
    

Temporary fix

Comments

APAR Information

  • APAR number

    IT34636

  • Reported component name

    STR B2B INTEGRA

  • Reported component ID

    5725D0600

  • Reported release

    603

  • Status

    CLOSED PER

  • PE

    NoPE

  • HIPER

    NoHIPER

  • Special Attention

    NoSpecatt / Xsystem

  • Submitted date

    2020-10-22

  • Closed date

    2020-12-18

  • Last modified date

    2021-03-15

  • 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 B2B INTEGRA

  • Fixed component ID

    5725D0600

Applicable component levels

[{"Line of Business":{"code":"LOB02","label":"AI Applications"},"Business Unit":{"code":"BU059","label":"IBM Software w\/o TPS"},"Product":{"code":"SS3JSW","label":"IBM Sterling B2B Integrator"},"Platform":[{"code":"PF025","label":"Platform Independent"}],"Version":"603"}]

Document Information

Modified date:
16 March 2021