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JR49573: CHANGE AUTO-TRACKING DEFAULT TO BE OFF

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APAR status

  • Closed as program error.

Error description

  • When you create a business process definition (BPD), the Enable
    Autotracking check box is selected by default when it should not
    be selected because it is a good practice to not use
    autotracking.
    
    PRODUCTS AFFECTED:
    IBM Business Process Manager (BPM) Advanced
    IBM BPM Standard
    IBM BPM Express
    

Local fix

  • You cannot change the default option. However, you can clear
    Enable Autotracking when you create or revise a BPD.
    

Problem summary

  • When you use create a BPD in Process Designer, Enable
    Autotracking is selected by default as is documented on the
    Process Designer and Process Center tab of the "What's new"
    topic
    (http://pic.dhe.ibm.com/infocenter/dmndhelp/v8r5m0/topic/com.ibm
    .wbpm.main.doc/topics/cbpm_whatsnew.html?resultof=/Enable/Autotr
    acking).
    

Problem conclusion

  • A fix for IBM BPM V8.5.0.1 is available that changes "Enable
    Autotracking" default to "off" by default when creating new BPD
    using a wizard.
    
    On Fix Central (http://www.ibm.com/support/fixcentral), search
    for JR49573:
    
     1.      Select IBM Business Process Manager with your edition
    from the product selector, the installed version to the fix pack
    level, and your platform, and then click Continue.
     2.      Select APAR or SPR, enter JR49573, and click Continue.
    
    When you download fix packages, ensure that you also download
    the readme file for each fix. Review each readme file for
    additional installation instructions and information about the
    fix.
    

Temporary fix

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APAR Information

  • APAR number

    JR49573

  • Reported component name

    BPM ADVANCED

  • Reported component ID

    5725C9400

  • Reported release

    850

  • Status

    CLOSED PER

  • PE

    NoPE

  • HIPER

    NoHIPER

  • Special Attention

    NoSpecatt

  • Submitted date

    2014-03-10

  • Closed date

    2014-04-03

  • Last modified date

    2014-05-26

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

Fix information

  • Fixed component name

    BPM ADVANCED

  • Fixed component ID

    5725C9400

Applicable component levels

  • R850 PSY

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Document Information

Modified date:
26 May 2014