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PI54756: Z/OS Connect JSON Parse Error message missing JSON payload.

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APAR status

  • Closed as program error.

Error description

  • When parsing an incoming JSON payload for Z/OS Connect that
    is invalid the buffer associated with the JSON payload is
    not returned so debugging the error in the payload is
    difficult. This apar will be used to add the contents of the
    request input stream to the message as a UTF-8 string.
    

Local fix

Problem summary

  • ****************************************************************
    * USERS AFFECTED:  Users of IBM WebSphere Application Server   *
    *                  Liberty Profiles for Z/OS using Z/OS        *
    *                  Connect                                     *
    ****************************************************************
    * PROBLEM DESCRIPTION: When JSON messages have parsing errors  *
    *                      the raw JSON message is not saved       *
    *                      anywhere where it can be reviewed       *
    ****************************************************************
    * RECOMMENDATION:                                              *
    ****************************************************************
    When passing an invalid JSON message to Z/OS Connect the raw
    JSON payload is not saved.
    

Problem conclusion

  • The raw JSON payload will be saved in the server's trace log if
    the trace flags are set for zosConnect (e.g.
    com.ibm.ws.logging.trace.specification=*=info:zosConnect=all)
    and the following flags are set on the zosConnectManager
    defintion
    preserveJsonObjectPayloadOrder="true"
    preserveJsonPayloadCharFormat="true"
    
    The fix for this APAR is currently targeted for inclusion in fix
    pack 16.0.0.2  Please refer to the Recommended Updates page for
    delivery information:
    http://www.ibm.com/support/docview.wss?rs=180&uid=swg27004980
    

Temporary fix

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APAR Information

  • APAR number

    PI54756

  • Reported component name

    LIBERTY PROF -

  • Reported component ID

    5655W6514

  • Reported release

    850

  • Status

    CLOSED PER

  • PE

    NoPE

  • HIPER

    NoHIPER

  • Special Attention

    NoSpecatt / Xsystem

  • Submitted date

    2015-12-31

  • Closed date

    2016-04-13

  • Last modified date

    2016-04-13

  • 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 PROF -

  • Fixed component ID

    5655W6514

Applicable component levels

  • R850 PSY

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Document Information

Modified date:
17 June 2020