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PI76533: Modules in $WAS_INSTALL/lib are missing the program control bit

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APAR status

  • Closed as program error.

Error description

  • The following modules
    
    $WAS_INSTALL/lib/libHeapDetect.so
    $WAS_INSTALL/lib/libHeapDetect64.so
    $WAS_INSTALL/lib/libNodeDetect.so
    $WAS_INSTALL/lib/libNodeDetect64.so
    $WAS_INSTALL/lib/libProcessCPU.so
    $WAS_INSTALL/lib/libProcessCPU64.so
    
    are missing the Program Control.
    

Local fix

Problem summary

  • ****************************************************************
    * USERS AFFECTED:  All users of IBM WebSphere Application      *
    *                  Server WAS zOS Base- Virtual Enterprise/IM  *
    *                  Component                                   *
    ****************************************************************
    * PROBLEM DESCRIPTION: WebSphere Installation Management       *
    *                      native files do not have the Program    *
    *                      Control bit set on z/OS after           *
    *                      installation.                           *
    ****************************************************************
    * RECOMMENDATION:                                              *
    ****************************************************************
    WebSphere Installation Management native files do not have
    Program Control bit set on z/OS after installation.  An
    exception will be thrown when any of those files are invoked
    under the program controlled environment.
    

Problem conclusion

  • On installing the product or fix pack, the process will now turn
    the program control bit on to those WVE native library (.so)
    files on z/OS.
    
    The fix for this APAR is currently targeted for inclusion in fix
    pack 8.5.5.12.  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

    PI76533

  • Reported component name

    WEBSPHERE FOR Z

  • Reported component ID

    5655I3500

  • Reported release

    850

  • Status

    CLOSED PER

  • PE

    NoPE

  • HIPER

    NoHIPER

  • Special Attention

    NoSpecatt / Xsystem

  • Submitted date

    2017-02-13

  • Closed date

    2017-04-12

  • Last modified date

    2017-04-12

  • 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 FOR Z

  • Fixed component ID

    5655I3500

Applicable component levels

  • R850 PSY

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Document Information

Modified date:
12 April 2017