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PI78510: .PID DIRECTORY CREATED WITH WRONG PERMISSION SETTINGS

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APAR status

  • Closed as program error.

Error description

  • Customer wants .pid directory to be created with 770
    permissions
    when Liberty Server is started. Testing shows that this
    cannot
    be acheived with current mechanisms.
    

Local fix

Problem summary

  • ****************************************************************
    * USERS AFFECTED:  Customers using WebSphere Liberty on Z/OS   *
    ****************************************************************
    * PROBLEM DESCRIPTION: .pid directory permissions are not      *
    *                      properly set when running from          *
    *                      bbgzsrv.                                *
    ****************************************************************
    * RECOMMENDATION:                                              *
    ****************************************************************
    The .pid directory is created with a max permission setting of
    750 when starting the server from the bbgzsrv proc
    

Problem conclusion

  • The .pid directory is created allowing group write permission
    (depending on umask settings).
    
    The fix for this APAR is currently targeted for inclusion in fix
    pack 17.0.0.2  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

    PI78510

  • 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

    2017-03-20

  • Closed date

    2017-06-20

  • Last modified date

    2017-06-20

  • 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:
14 December 2020