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IV84968: UPGRADE TO 9.5 FAILS IF THE PASSWORD OF THE DB2 USER CONTAINS A "!" CHARACTER

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APAR status

  • Closed as program error.

Error description

  • Upgrading to Bigfix version 9.5, if the database passoword
    contains an exclamation mark, the operation fails
    with the following db2 error:
    
    SQL0104N An unexpected token "!" was found following
    "<identifier>".
    Expected tokens may include: "NEW". SQLSTATE=42601
    

Local fix

  • Change the password of the DB2 user avoiding to use an
    exclamation mark before running the upgrade
    

Problem summary

  • Fixed in IBM BigFix 9.5 (fixpack 4)
    General availability 12/2016 (releases schedule subject to
    change).
    

Problem conclusion

  • This is resolved in:
    IBM BigFix 9.5 (fixpack 4)
    

Temporary fix

Comments

APAR Information

  • APAR number

    IV84968

  • Reported component name

    TIV EP MGR SERV

  • Reported component ID

    5725C43SV

  • Reported release

    92L

  • Status

    CLOSED PER

  • PE

    NoPE

  • HIPER

    NoHIPER

  • Special Attention

    NoSpecatt / Xsystem

  • Submitted date

    2016-05-20

  • Closed date

    2016-10-26

  • Last modified date

    2016-10-26

  • 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

    TIV EP MGR SERV

  • Fixed component ID

    5725C43SV

Applicable component levels

  • R95W PSY

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Document Information

Modified date:
26 October 2016