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JR57880: TRACESETTINGS.PROPERTIES FILE MENTIONED IN THE DOCUMENTATION IS MISSING FROM IBM PROCESS DESIGNER

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APAR status

  • Closed as program error.

Error description

  • The "Enabling error logging in the desktop Process Designer"
    topic
    (https://www.ibm.com/support/knowledgecenter/SSFPJS_8.5.7/com.ib
    m.wbpm.wle.editor.doc/topics/enabletracing.html) in the IBM
    Business Process Manager (BPM) documentation mentions modifying
    a TraceSettings.properties to enable IBM BPM traces. However,
    this file is missing from IBM Process Designer.
    
    PRODUCTS AFFECTED
    IBM BPM Advanced
    IBM BPM Standard
    IBM BPM Express
    

Local fix

  • Save the following contents to a file named
    TraceSettings.properties in the main Process Designer
    installation directory and uncomment the line for the classes
    that you want to trace:
    
    traceFileName=java.util.log
    *=info
    #com.lombardisoftware.core.TWHttpClientFactory=all
    #com.ibm.bpm.ejbproxy.rest.EJBProxyRestHelper=all
    #com.ibm.bpm.ejbproxy.rest.EJBProxyDelegateFactory=all
    

Problem summary

  • No additional information is available.
    

Problem conclusion

  • A fix will be included in IBM BPM V8.5.7 cumulative fix 2017.06
    that provides a default TraceSettings.properties file.
    

Temporary fix

Comments

APAR Information

  • APAR number

    JR57880

  • 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

    2017-05-10

  • Last modified date

    2017-05-10

  • 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:
10 May 2017