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PH10565: STOPPING AN APPLICATION SERVER WITH WRONG USER OR/AND PASSWORD FAILED WITH ERROR FROM STACK TRACE.

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APAR status

  • Closed as program error.

Error description

  • Stopping an application server with wrong user or/and password
    failed with error from stack trace.
    

Local fix

Problem summary

  • ****************************************************************
    * USERS AFFECTED:  All users of IBM WebSphere Application      *
    *                  Server version 8.5.5 or later               *
    ****************************************************************
    * PROBLEM DESCRIPTION: Stopping server using wrong             *
    *                      credential failed with                  *
    *                      NullPointerException.                   *
    ****************************************************************
    * RECOMMENDATION:                                              *
    ****************************************************************
    Stopping server using wrong credential will failed with
    exception as below:
    java.lang.reflect.InvocationTargetException
    at sun.reflect.NativeMethodAccessorImpl.invoke0(Native
    Method)
    at
    sun.reflect.NativeMethodAccessorImpl.invoke(NativeMethodAccessor
    Impl.
    java:90)
    ........
    at org.eclipse.core.launcher.Main.run(Main.java:981)
    at
    com.ibm.wsspi.bootstrap.WSPreLauncher.launchEclipse(WSPreLaunche
    r.jav
    a:411)
    at
    com.ibm.wsspi.bootstrap.WSPreLauncher.main(WSPreLauncher.java:17
    3)
    Caused by: java.lang.NullPointerException
    at
    com.ibm.ws.management.tools.AdminTool.executeUtility(AdminTool.j
    ava:294)
    at
    com.ibm.ws.management.tools.WsServerController.executeUtilityOnW
    indow
    s(WsServerController.java:136)
    at
    com.ibm.ws.management.tools.WsServerStop.main(WsServerStop.java:
    119)
    ... 26 more
    

Problem conclusion

  • The code is fixed to throw error with message "Unable to
    authenticate incoming request".
    The fix for this APAR is currently targeted for inclusion in
    fix pack 8.5.5.16 and 9.0.5.0.  Please refer to the
    Recommended
    Updates
    page for delivery information:
    http://www.ibm.com/support/docview.wss?
    rs=180&uid=swg27004980
    

Temporary fix

Comments

APAR Information

  • APAR number

    PH10565

  • Reported component name

    WEBS APP SERV N

  • Reported component ID

    5724H8800

  • Reported release

    850

  • Status

    CLOSED PER

  • PE

    NoPE

  • HIPER

    NoHIPER

  • Special Attention

    NoSpecatt / Xsystem

  • Submitted date

    2019-04-04

  • Closed date

    2019-04-29

  • Last modified date

    2019-04-29

  • 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

    WEBS APP SERV N

  • Fixed component ID

    5724H8800

Applicable component levels

  • R850 PSY

       UP

  • R900 PSY

       UP

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Document Information

Modified date:
17 October 2021