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PH19920: WHEN INVALID CHARACTERS ARE INTRODUCED IN THE ADMIN CONSOLE URL ERROR PAGE JAVA.LANG.NULLPOINTEREXCEPTION IS RECEIVED.

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APAR status

  • Closed as program error.

Error description

  • In WAS 8.5.5.16 admin console when invalid characters are
    introduced in the URL error page with
    java.lang.NullPointerException is received. Instead of that
    error page a customized error page is expected for HTTP error
    500.
    

Local fix

Problem summary

  • ****************************************************************
    * USERS AFFECTED:  All users of IBM WebSphere Application      *
    *                  Server versions 8.5.5 and 9.0.5.            *
    ****************************************************************
    * PROBLEM DESCRIPTION: Fix error handling for HTTP 405 and 500 *
    *                      error.                                  *
    ****************************************************************
    * RECOMMENDATION:                                              *
    ****************************************************************
    Fix error handling for HTTP 405 and 500 error.
    

Problem conclusion

Temporary fix

Comments

APAR Information

  • APAR number

    PH19920

  • Reported component name

    WEBSPHERE APP S

  • Reported component ID

    5724J0800

  • Reported release

    850

  • Status

    CLOSED PER

  • PE

    NoPE

  • HIPER

    NoHIPER

  • Special Attention

    NoSpecatt / Xsystem

  • Submitted date

    2019-12-05

  • Closed date

    2020-01-23

  • Last modified date

    2020-01-23

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  • APAR is sysrouted TO one or more of the following:

Fix information

  • Fixed component name

    WEBSPHERE APP S

  • Fixed component ID

    5724J0800

Applicable component levels

  • R850 PSY

       UP

  • R900 PSY

       UP

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Document Information

Modified date:
17 October 2021