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JR34737: PATCH INSTALLER CAN CHANGE OWNER/PERMISSIONS OF FILES REPLACED.

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APAR status

  • Closed as fixed if next.

Error description

  • Customer would like to get the same owner and permissions on
    files/folders replaced by a patch.
    

Local fix

  • Manually change owner/permission after patch installation.
    

Problem summary

  • ****************************************************************
    USERS AFFECTED:
    Users who change the file ownership in the Information Server
    directory
    ****************************************************************
    PROBLEM DESCRIPTION:
    The user had changed the owner of some of the files in the
    Information Server directory.  When a patch changed some of
    those files, the permission changes were lost
    ****************************************************************
    RECOMMENDATION:
    Fixed in updater version 173 or higher
    ****************************************************************
    

Problem conclusion

Temporary fix

Comments

  • As long as the entire directory is not replaced, the ownership
    of files will be retained
    

APAR Information

  • APAR number

    JR34737

  • Reported component name

    WIS DATASTAGE

  • Reported component ID

    5724Q36DS

  • Reported release

    810

  • Status

    CLOSED FIN

  • PE

    NoPE

  • HIPER

    NoHIPER

  • Special Attention

    NoSpecatt

  • Submitted date

    2009-11-03

  • Closed date

    2009-12-01

  • Last modified date

    2009-12-01

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Fix information

Applicable component levels

  • R810 PSN

       UP

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Document Information

Modified date:
01 December 2009