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PH15332: z/OS Connect EE transformation array counter functionality thread safety issue can cause incorrect values.

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APAR status

  • Closed as unreproducible in next release.

Error description

  • The z/OS Connect EE transformation array counter functionality
    introduced a thread safety issue that can cause incorrect array
    counter values to be sent to backend SOR and JSON response.
    

Local fix

Problem summary

  • ****************************************************************
    * USERS AFFECTED: All users of z/OS Connect EE V3.0 IMS and    *
    *                 CICS service provider that exploit array     *
    *                 counters feature.                            *
    ****************************************************************
    * PROBLEM DESCRIPTION: z/OS Connect EE transformation array    *
    *                      counter functionality thread safety     *
    *                      issue can cause incorrect values.       *
    ****************************************************************
    When multiple concurrent requests using the array counter
    functionality (introduced in z/OS Connect EE V3.0.23.0) were
    processed, they could interact causing incorrect values to be
    used.
    

Problem conclusion

Temporary fix

Comments

  • z/OS Connect EE has been updated to prevent multiple concurrent
    requests interacting and causing the reported problem.
    
    The fix for this APAR is expected to be delivered by the PTF for
    z/OS Connect EE V3.0.25.0 (PH15511).
    

APAR Information

  • APAR number

    PH15332

  • Reported component name

    Z/OS CONNECT EE

  • Reported component ID

    5655CE300

  • Reported release

    000

  • Status

    CLOSED UR1

  • PE

    NoPE

  • HIPER

    NoHIPER

  • Special Attention

    NoSpecatt / Xsystem

  • Submitted date

    2019-08-07

  • Closed date

    2019-08-27

  • Last modified date

    2019-08-27

  • 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

    Z/OS CONNECT EE

  • Fixed component ID

    5655CE300

Applicable component levels

[{"Business Unit":{"code":"BU011","label":"Systems - zSystems software"},"Product":{"code":"SSVVFY","label":"z\/OS Connect Enterprise Edition"},"Component":"","ARM Category":[],"Platform":[{"code":"PF025","label":"Platform Independent"}],"Version":"3.0","Edition":""}]

Document Information

Modified date:
27 August 2019