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PH33517: ISSUE WITH <INCLUDE LOCATION> TAG ON LIBERTY 20.0.0.9 FAILED TO SUPPORT THE WLP_USER_DIR

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APAR status

  • Closed as program error.

Error description

  • Issue with <include location> tag on Liberty 20.0.0.9 failed
    to
    support the WLP_USER_DIR in already built fixes
    

Local fix

Problem summary

  • ****************************************************************
    * USERS AFFECTED:  All users of IBM WebSphere Application      *
    *                  Server Liberty                              *
    ****************************************************************
    * PROBLEM DESCRIPTION: include tag is not parsing and          *
    *                      replacing the environment variables for *
    *                      featureUtility                          *
    ****************************************************************
    * RECOMMENDATION:                                              *
    ****************************************************************
    include tag is not parsing and replacing the environment
    variables found here
    https://www.ibm.com/support/knowledgecenter/en/SSEQTP_liberty/co
    m.ibm.websphere.wlp.doc/ae/twlp_admin_customvars.html
    
    Steps to Reproduce
    
    Referencing this file: /test/config/server.xml
    Entry in server.xml is the following:
    /${shared.config.dir}/server.xml?
    Where,
    Environment variable WLP_USER_DIR=/test/
    get error saying it couldn't find file at
    /user/test/wlp/usr/shared/config/server.xml
    (it should have been looking for test/config/server.xml
    

Problem conclusion

  • we expect it to replace the user directory wthin
    shared.config.dir variable with it's value
    /${shared.config.dir}/${env.filename}.test.xml? should resolve
    to /test/config/server.xml
    
    The fix for this APAR is currently targeted for inclusion in fix
    pack 21.0.0.2.  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

    PH33517

  • Reported component name

    LIBERTY PROFILE

  • Reported component ID

    5724J0814

  • Reported release

    CD0

  • Status

    CLOSED PER

  • PE

    NoPE

  • HIPER

    NoHIPER

  • Special Attention

    NoSpecatt / Xsystem

  • Submitted date

    2021-01-19

  • Closed date

    2021-03-24

  • Last modified date

    2021-03-24

  • 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

    LIBERTY PROFILE

  • Fixed component ID

    5724J0814

Applicable component levels

[{"Line of Business":{"code":"LOB36","label":"IBM Automation"},"Business Unit":{"code":"BU053","label":"Cloud & Data Platform"},"Product":{"code":"SSEQTP","label":"WebSphere Application Server"},"Platform":[{"code":"PF025","label":"Platform Independent"}],"Version":"CD0"}]

Document Information

Modified date:
25 March 2021