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PI69071: WSADMIN CHANGEMYPASSWORD COMMAND ON FILE REPOSITORY USER COMMAND FAILS WITH 'CALLER IS NOT IN THE REQUIRED ROLE.

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APAR status

  • Closed as program error.

Error description

  • WSADMIN changeMyPassword command on file repository user
    command fails with 'Caller is not in the required role to
    access restricted document(s)'
    Following error is displayed in traces:
    
    [9/8/16 23:47:01:130 GMT-12:00] 00000149 exception     E
    com.ibm.ws.wim.adapter.file.was.FileData saveEntities CWWIM4508E
    Virtual member manager failed to write to the 'C:\Program Files
    (x86)\IBM\WebSphere\AppServer\profiles\MYMProfile\config\cells\S
    MyCell\
    fileRegistry.xml' file: 'CWWIM4508E  Virtual member manager
    failed to
    write to the 'C:\Program Files
    (x86)\IBM\WebSphere\AppServer\profiles\MyProfile\config\cells\S
    MyCell\
    fileRegistry.xml' file: 'Caller is not in the required role to
    access
    restricted document(s)'.'.
    

Local fix

Problem summary

  • ****************************************************************
    * USERS AFFECTED:  IBM WebSphere Application Server federated  *
    *                  repository users                            *
    ****************************************************************
    * PROBLEM DESCRIPTION: The user is unable to change their      *
    *                      password in a file repository.          *
    ****************************************************************
    * RECOMMENDATION:                                              *
    ****************************************************************
    The file that backs the file repository is only editable by
    administrators due to its location therfore the user cannot
    update their password in the file.
    

Problem conclusion

  • The code was changed to allow the current user to udpate their
    own password in the file repository.
    
    The fix for this APAR is currently targeted for inclusion in
    fix packs 8.0.0.14, 8.5.5.12 and 9.0.0.5.  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

    PI69071

  • 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

    2016-09-12

  • Closed date

    2017-06-05

  • Last modified date

    2017-06-05

  • 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 APP S

  • Fixed component ID

    5724J0800

Applicable component levels

  • R800 PSY

       UP

  • R850 PSY

       UP

  • R900 PSY

       UP

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Document Information

Modified date:
18 October 2021