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IT36122: runmqsc -f on the IBM MQ Appliance fails with "failed to open file [filename]" when the file was altered by copy command

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APAR status

  • Closed as program error.

Error description

  • When the IBM MQ Appliance copy command is used to move/modify
    the file generated by the dmpmqcfg command, the 'runmqsc -f'
    command is failing to access the file generated by the copy
    command.
    
    mqa#? config
    Global mode
    copy mqbackup://QM1.cfg mqbackup://QM2.cfg
    
    mqa(mqcli)#? runmqsc -f mqbackup:///QM2.cfg QM2
    5724-H72 (C) Copyright IBM Corp. 1994, 2020.
    Failed to open file 'mqbackup://QM2.cfg'.
    

Local fix

  • Use the WebGUI to make any changes to the file generated by
    dmpmqcfg.
    

Problem summary

  • ****************************************************************
    USERS AFFECTED:
    MQA users who all uses copy command
    
    
    Platforms affected:
    MultiPlatform
    
    ****************************************************************
    PROBLEM DESCRIPTION:
    The file generated by copy command was assigned incorrect file
    permissions, which was resulted in the error.
    

Problem conclusion

  • MQ code is modified such that copy command will retain the
    original file permissions on the newly generated file.
    
    ---------------------------------------------------------------
    The fix is targeted for delivery in the following PTFs:
    
    Version    Maintenance Level
    v9.2 LTS   9.2.0.3
    v9.x CD    9.2.4
    
    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

    IT36122

  • Reported component name

    MQ APPL M2002 V

  • Reported component ID

    5737H4701

  • Reported release

    920

  • Status

    CLOSED PER

  • PE

    NoPE

  • HIPER

    NoHIPER

  • Special Attention

    NoSpecatt / Xsystem

  • Submitted date

    2021-03-05

  • Closed date

    2021-07-02

  • Last modified date

    2021-07-02

  • 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

    MQ APPL M2002 V

  • Fixed component ID

    5737H4701

Applicable component levels

  • R920 PSY

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Document Information

Modified date:
16 July 2021