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IT36957: Upgrade the JRE level for IBM MQ V9.2 to Java 8.0.6.31 for AIX, Linux, and Windows

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APAR status

  • Closed as program error.

Error description

  • IBM MQ ships a Java Runtime Environment (JRE) embedded within
    its installation, and a new version is available.
    

Local fix

Problem summary

  • ****************************************************************
    USERS AFFECTED:
    The components of MQ which utilise the embedded JRE include:
    
    - Applications using the IBM MQ classes for Java and the IBM MQ
    classes for JMS who are running the application using the JRE
    embedded into the MQ installation
    
    - IBM MQ Managed File Transfer Edition
    
    - IBM MQ Advanced Message Protocol (AMQP)
    
    - IBM MQ Telemetry Transport (MQTT)
    
    - IBM MQ Explorer
    
    
    Platforms affected:
    AIX, Linux on Power, Linux on S390, Linux on x86-64, Windows
    
    ****************************************************************
    PROBLEM DESCRIPTION:
    The IBM MQ installation includes an embedded Java Runtime
    Environment (JRE).  An updated version of the JRE is available.
    

Problem conclusion

  • The level of JRE shipped with IBM MQ has been updated to the
    following versions:
    
      8.0.6.31 - AIX, Linux (x86-64, ppcLE, zLinux), Windows
    
    The comparative Oracle JRE build level corresponding to IBM JRE
    8.0.6.31 is: Update 291 build 09 (jdk8u291-b09)
    
    ---------------------------------------------------------------
    The fix is targeted for delivery in the following PTFs:
    
    Version    Maintenance Level
    v9.2 LTS   9.2.0.3
    
    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

    IT36957

  • Reported component name

    MQ BASE V9.2

  • Reported component ID

    5724H7281

  • Reported release

    920

  • Status

    CLOSED PER

  • PE

    NoPE

  • HIPER

    NoHIPER

  • Special Attention

    NoSpecatt / Xsystem

  • Submitted date

    2021-05-19

  • Closed date

    2021-06-08

  • Last modified date

    2021-07-09

  • 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 BASE V9.2

  • Fixed component ID

    5724H7281

Applicable component levels

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Document Information

Modified date:
10 July 2021