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IT35339: Upgrade Apache Commons libraries for IBM MQ v8.0 to the latest levels

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APAR status

  • Closed as program error.

Error description

  • IBM MQ ships Apache Commons components embedded within its
    installation, and a newer version of some of the Apache Commons
    libraries are available.
    

Local fix

Problem summary

  • ****************************************************************
    USERS AFFECTED:
    The component of MQ which utilises the embedded Apache Common
    Net library is:
    
      IBM MQ Managed File Transfer
    
    
    Platforms affected:
    MultiPlatform
    
    ****************************************************************
    PROBLEM DESCRIPTION:
    The IBM MQ v8.0 releases are supplied with the Apache Common Net
    library.
    
    The released versions of these utilities within the previous IBM
    MQ Fix Pack on the MQ v8.0 releases were:
    
      Apache Commons Net v.3.6
    
    Updated versions of these libraries are available from Apache
    Commons.
    

Problem conclusion

  • The version of Apache Commons Net JAR files shipped within the
    IBM MQ Managed File Transfer component have been updated to the
    following versions:
    
      Apache Commons Net v.3.7.2
    
    ---------------------------------------------------------------
    The fix is targeted for delivery in the following PTFs:
    
    Version    Maintenance Level
    v8.0       8.0.0.16
    v9.x CD    9.2.2
    
    The latest available MQ 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

    IT35339

  • Reported component name

    IBM MQ MFT V8.0

  • Reported component ID

    5724H7252

  • Reported release

    800

  • Status

    CLOSED PER

  • PE

    NoPE

  • HIPER

    NoHIPER

  • Special Attention

    NoSpecatt / Xsystem

  • Submitted date

    2020-12-22

  • Closed date

    2021-01-14

  • Last modified date

    2021-01-14

  • 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 MFT V8.0

  • Fixed component ID

    5724H7252

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":"8.0"}]

Document Information

Modified date:
15 January 2021