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JR54658: IBM BUSINESS PROCESS MANAGER (BPM) PROCESS FEDERATION SERVER V8.5.6 HAS MULTIPLE ISSUES

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APAR status

  • Closed as program error.

Error description

  • IBM Business Process Manager (BPM) Process Federation Server
    V8.5.6 has multiple issues:
    
    -Users with the bpmadmin role cannot run some queries in the
    Process Federation Server Forwarder application.
    -The Process Federation Server security validation tool doesn't
    report the IBM BPM REST URLs configured in a server.xml
    attribute.
    -A NullPointerException occurs in Process Federation Server if
    restconfig is missing from the server.xml file.
    -A server memory leak occurs in Process Federation Server memory
    leak occurs.
    -The status of notification and tasklist subscriptions from the
    Process Federation Server REST API is always "false".
    -The Process Federation Server REST status code also returns a
    message.
    -Tasks with unexpected nulls cause indexing failures and retries
    on Process Federation Server.
    -The Process Federation Server indexer does not index
    non-numeric query properties for BPEL tasks.
    -The Process Federation Server BPEL indexer stops indexing on
    Oracle because of an ORA-01795 exception.
    
    PRODUCTS AFFECTED
    IBM BPM Advanced
    IBM BPM Standard
    

Local fix

Problem summary

  • No additional information is available.
    

Problem conclusion

  • A fix is available for IBM BPM V8.5.6.0 that contains the
    following fixes:
    
    JR52910 - USERS WITH THE BPMADMIN ROLE CANNOT RUN SOME QUERIES
    IN PROCESS FEDERATION SERVER FORWARDER APPLICATION
    See http://www.ibm.com/support/docview.wss?uid=swg1JR52910 for
    more information.
    
    JR52914 - PROCESS FEDERATION SERVER SECURITY VALIDATION TOOL
    DOESN'T REPORT IBM BPM REST URLS CONFIGURED IN A SERVER.XML
    ATTRIBUTE
    See http://www.ibm.com/support/docview.wss?uid=swg1JR52914 for
    more information.
    
    JR52937 - PROCESS FEDERATION SERVER NULLPOINTEREXCEPTION OCCURS
    IF RESTCONFIG IS MISSING FROM SERVER.XML
    See http://www.ibm.com/support/docview.wss?uid=swg1JR52937 for
    more information.
    
    JR52940 - PROCESS FEDERATION SERVER MEMORY LEAK OCCURS
    See http://www.ibm.com/support/docview.wss?uid=swg1JR52940 for
    more information.
    
    JR52941 - STATUS OF NOTIFICATION AND TASKLIST SUBSCRIPTION FROM
    PROCESS FEDERATION SERVER REST API IS ALWAYS "FALSE"
    See http://www.ibm.com/support/docview.wss?uid=swg1JR52941 for
    more information.
    
    JR52942 - PROCESS FEDERATION SERVER REST STATUS CODE ALSO
    RETURNS A MESSAGE
    See http://www.ibm.com/support/docview.wss?uid=swg1JR52942 for
    more information.
    
    JR52956 - TASKS WITH UNEXPECTED NULLS CAUSE INDEXING FAILURES
    AND RETRIES ON PROCESS FEDERATION SERVER
    See http://www.ibm.com/support/docview.wss?uid=swg1JR52956 for
    more information.
    
    JR54201 - THE PROCESS FEDERATION SERVER INDEXER DOES NOT INDEX
    NON-NUMERIC QUERY PROPERTIES FOR BPEL TASKS
    See http://www.ibm.com/support/docview.wss?uid=swg1JR54201 for
    more information.
    
    JR54229 - THE PROCESS FEDERATION SERVER BPEL INDEXER STOPS
    INDEXING ON ORACLE BECAUSE OF AN ORA-01795 EXCEPTION
    See http://www.ibm.com/support/docview.wss?uid=swg1JR54229 for
    more information.
    
    JR54359 - THE PROCESS FEDERATION SERVER BPEL INDEXER INCORRECTLY
    INDEXES THE BPD TASK NARRATIVE
    See http://www.ibm.com/support/docview.wss?uid=swg1JR54359 for
    more information.
    
    JR54486 - PROCESS FEDERATION SERVER BPEL INDEXER ADDS TIMEZONE
    OFFSET WHEN INDEXING DATE AND DATETIME QUERY PROPERTIES
    See http://www.ibm.com/support/docview.wss?uid=swg1JR54486 for
    more information.
    
    On Fix Central (http://www.ibm.com/support/fixcentral), search
    for JR54658:
    
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    the product selector, the installed version to the fix pack
    level, and your platform, and then click Continue.
     2. Select APAR or SPR, enter JR54658, and click Continue.
    
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    fix.
    

Temporary fix

  • Not applicable
    

Comments

APAR Information

  • APAR number

    JR54658

  • Reported component name

    BPM STANDARD

  • Reported component ID

    5725C9500

  • Reported release

    856

  • Status

    CLOSED PER

  • PE

    NoPE

  • HIPER

    NoHIPER

  • Special Attention

    NoSpecatt / Xsystem

  • Submitted date

    2015-11-05

  • Closed date

    2016-01-22

  • Last modified date

    2016-09-06

  • 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

    BPM STANDARD

  • Fixed component ID

    5725C9500

Applicable component levels

  • R856 PSY

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Document Information

Modified date:
06 September 2016