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JR32358: INFORMATION SERVER 8.1 - IMPORT TABLE DEFINITIONS VIA DB2 PLUGIN GUI SCREEN SHOWS STRANGE CHARACTERS.

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APAR status

  • Closed as program error.

Error description

  • Information Server 8.1 - Import Table Definitions via DB2 Plugin
    GUI screen shows strange characters.
    
    
    +[Import DSDB2 Meta Data]
    
    [ ] '%1' (%2) is less than that of the source table
    

Local fix

  • This fix is included in 8.0.1 fixpack 3
    

Problem summary

  • ****************************************************************
    USERS AFFECTED:
    Occurs in SUSE-Intel using DB2 API Plugin
    ****************************************************************
    PROBLEM DESCRIPTION:
    The import table metadata GUI Screen displays mismatched
    resource strings against the check boxes. Though the
    functionality is not impaired but its confusing as to which
    option results in what outcome.
    ****************************************************************
    RECOMMENDATION:
    Install the latest DB2 API Plugin patch.
    ****************************************************************
    

Problem conclusion

  • Corrected the resource strings by updating other language
    resource bundles other than english. Now the GUI screen shows
    correct strings against the correct check boxes as designed.
    

Temporary fix

Comments

APAR Information

  • APAR number

    JR32358

  • Reported component name

    WIS DATASTAGE

  • Reported component ID

    5724Q36DS

  • Reported release

    810

  • Status

    CLOSED PER

  • PE

    NoPE

  • HIPER

    NoHIPER

  • Special Attention

    NoSpecatt

  • Submitted date

    2009-03-13

  • Closed date

    2009-04-14

  • Last modified date

    2010-12-09

  • APAR is sysrouted FROM one or more of the following:

  • APAR is sysrouted TO one or more of the following:

Modules/Macros

  • SERVER
    

Fix information

  • Fixed component name

    WIS DATASTAGE

  • Fixed component ID

    5724Q36DS

Applicable component levels

  • R810 PSN

       UP

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Document Information

Modified date:
09 December 2010