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LO80552: SAMSUNG GALAXY S5 FINGERPRINT SCANNER IS NOT RECOGNIZED AS PASSWORD TYPE UNRESTRICTED

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APAR status

  • Closed as program error.

Error description

  • When configuring device settings, under Device Settings/Security
    Settings/Android  specifying "Require device password" checked
    and password type of "unrestricted" should allow the Samsung
    Galaxy S5 fingerprint scanner to be used.  This APAR corrects
    the case where it was incorrectly reported as non-compliant.
    

Local fix

Problem summary

  • Fingerprint scanner not detected on Samsung S5 device as valid
    password mechanism when Unrestricted password type selected.
    

Problem conclusion

  • Samsung support provided information on how to detect the
    fingerprint scanner was enabled.  Notes Traveler client for
    Android has been updated to handle.
    

Temporary fix

  • This fix is in the latest Android 9.0.1.1 client which is
    available on the Google Play store or included with the Notes
    Traveler server packages for 9.0.0.1 IF6 and 9.0.1 IF5.  See
    this technote for the latest information:
    
    http://www.ibm.com/support/docview.wss?uid=swg24019529
    

Comments

APAR Information

  • APAR number

    LO80552

  • Reported component name

    LOTUS NOTES TRA

  • Reported component ID

    5724E6204

  • Reported release

    900

  • Status

    CLOSED PER

  • PE

    NoPE

  • HIPER

    NoHIPER

  • Special Attention

    NoSpecatt

  • Submitted date

    2014-05-27

  • Closed date

    2014-07-25

  • Last modified date

    2014-07-25

  • 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

    LOTUS NOTES TRA

  • Fixed component ID

    5724E6204

Applicable component levels

  • R901 PSY

       UP

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Document Information

Modified date:
25 July 2014