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PI48674: LDAP BINARY ATTRIBUTE HANDLING IN VMM

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APAR status

  • Closed as program error.

Error description

  • VMM needs handling of LDAP binary attributes so that values
    of
    binary attibutes will returned in readable format.
    
    In Liberty profile, the uniqueId returns like this:
    
    uniqueId=?/?????I???/????
    

Local fix

Problem summary

  • ****************************************************************
    * USERS AFFECTED:  All users of IBM WebSphere Application      *
    *                  Server Liberty Profile- Virtual Member      *
    *                  Manager (VMM)                               *
    ****************************************************************
    * PROBLEM DESCRIPTION: VMM does not return an LDAP Binary      *
    *                      attribute in proper format              *
    ****************************************************************
    * RECOMMENDATION:                                              *
    ****************************************************************
    In the federated repository if the LDAP server is configured and
    tries to get a Binary attribute of the LDAP server, VMM does not
    return it in the proper format.
    

Problem conclusion

  • This APAR will fix the wrong behavior and proper parsing will be
    done if the returned attribute is a Binary attribute.
    
    The fix for this APAR is currently targeted for inclusion in fix
    pack 8.5.5.9.  Please refer to the Recommended Updates page for
    delivery information:
    http://www.ibm.com/support/docview.wss?rs=180&uid=swg27004980
    

Temporary fix

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APAR Information

  • APAR number

    PI48674

  • Reported component name

    LIBERTY PROFILE

  • Reported component ID

    5724J0814

  • Reported release

    850

  • Status

    CLOSED PER

  • PE

    NoPE

  • HIPER

    NoHIPER

  • Special Attention

    NoSpecatt

  • Submitted date

    2015-09-14

  • Closed date

    2015-12-14

  • Last modified date

    2015-12-14

  • 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

  • R850 PSY

       UP

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Document Information

Modified date:
15 October 2021