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PH19089: "ENABLE API DISCOVERY SERVICE" OPTION MISSING FROM THE ADMIN CONSOLE WEB CONTAINER SETTINGS.

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APAR status

  • Closed as program error.

Error description

  • After upgrading from WAS servers from 9.0.0.9 to 9.0.0.11
    option "Enable API discovery service" is missing from the Admin
    Console Web Container Settings::
    
    Servers > Server Types >
    WebSphere application servers > server_name > Web Container
    Settings > Web container > button "Enable API discovery
    service"
    

Local fix

Problem summary

  • ****************************************************************
    * USERS AFFECTED:  All users of IBM WebSphere Application      *
    *                  Server V9.0  to manage server webcontainer  *
    *                  configuration settings.                     *
    ****************************************************************
    * PROBLEM DESCRIPTION: The Enable API discover checkbox        *
    *                      disappeard.                             *
    ****************************************************************
    * RECOMMENDATION:  Update to WAS 9.0.5.0 or later.  The        *
    *                  problem occurs with versions that end in    *
    *                  .10 or greater.                             *
    ****************************************************************
    The console code did not correctly validate server versions to
    display the Enable API discover checkbox.
    

Problem conclusion

  • The regex to validate the WebSphere version was modified to
    correctly recognize valid versions.
    
    The fix for this APAR is targeted for inclusion in fix pack
    9.0.5.3.  For more information, see 'Recommended Updates for
    WebSphere Application Server':
    http://www.ibm.com/support/docview.wss?rs=180&uid=swg27004980
    

Temporary fix

Comments

APAR Information

  • APAR number

    PH19089

  • Reported component name

    WEBSPHERE FOR Z

  • Reported component ID

    5655I3500

  • Reported release

    900

  • Status

    CLOSED PER

  • PE

    NoPE

  • HIPER

    NoHIPER

  • Special Attention

    NoSpecatt / Xsystem

  • Submitted date

    2019-11-12

  • Closed date

    2020-01-20

  • Last modified date

    2020-01-20

  • 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

    WEBSPHERE FOR Z

  • Fixed component ID

    5655I3500

Applicable component levels

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Document Information

Modified date:
20 January 2020