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JR57877: THE MESSAGE IS UNCLEAR WHEN A USER ISN'T AUTHORIZED TO ACCESS A PROCESS APP

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APAR status

  • Closed as program error.

Error description

  • When a user logs in who doesn't belong to tw_admins group and,
    therefore, isn't authorized to access a process app, he or she
    sees a message like
    
    "You are not authorized to perform the 'Read' action on project
    'Project.9ab0d0c6-d92c-4355-9ed5-d8a05acdc4b0'."
    
    This message is unclear.
    
    PRODUCTS AFFECTED
    IBM Business Process Manager (BPM) Advanced
    IBM BPM Standard
    IBM BPM Express
    

Local fix

Problem summary

  • No additional information is available.
    

Problem conclusion

  • A fix that displays the following more explanatory message will
    be included in IBM BPM V8.5.7 cumulative fix 2017.06:
    
    
    "You do not have permission to access this process application.
    To access a process application or toolkit, you must have Read
    permission and be part of the bpmAuthorGroup (tw_authors by
    default). Contact your administrator for access."
    

Temporary fix

Comments

APAR Information

  • APAR number

    JR57877

  • Reported component name

    BPM ADVANCED

  • Reported component ID

    5725C9400

  • Reported release

    857

  • Status

    CLOSED PER

  • PE

    NoPE

  • HIPER

    NoHIPER

  • Special Attention

    NoSpecatt / Xsystem

  • Submitted date

    2017-05-09

  • Closed date

    2017-06-08

  • Last modified date

    2017-06-08

  • 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 ADVANCED

  • Fixed component ID

    5725C9400

Applicable component levels

  • R857 PSY

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Document Information

Modified date:
08 June 2017