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PI80170: THE MANAGEMENTSCOPES ELEMENT FAILS TO BE DELETED FROM SECURITY.XML WHEN REMOVING A SERVER VIA WAS ADMIN CONS

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APAR status

  • Closed as program error.

Error description

  • The managementScopes element fails to be deleted from
    security.xml file when removing a server via WAS admin console.
    Only the keyStores entries defined for the server is removed.
    

Local fix

Problem summary

  • ****************************************************************
    * USERS AFFECTED:  All users of IBM WebSphere Application      *
    *                  Server who configured WebServer             *
    ****************************************************************
    * PROBLEM DESCRIPTION: When WebServer is unconfigured,         *
    *                      its managementScope in security.xml     *
    *                      is not removed.                         *
    ****************************************************************
    * RECOMMENDATION:                                              *
    ****************************************************************
    When WebServer is unconfigured, its managementScope in
    security.xml is not removed even though it is no longer
    referenced by other configuration.
    

Problem conclusion

  • The code has been updated so that the managementScope for the
    WebServer is evaluated and deleted if it is no longer
    used by other configuration.
    
    The fix for this APAR is currently targeted for inclusion in
    fix pack 8.5.5.13 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

Comments

APAR Information

  • APAR number

    PI80170

  • Reported component name

    WEBS APP SERV N

  • Reported component ID

    5724H8800

  • Reported release

    850

  • Status

    CLOSED PER

  • PE

    NoPE

  • HIPER

    NoHIPER

  • Special Attention

    NoSpecatt / Xsystem

  • Submitted date

    2017-04-18

  • Closed date

    2017-06-12

  • Last modified date

    2017-06-12

  • 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

    WEBS APP SERV N

  • Fixed component ID

    5724H8800

Applicable component levels

  • R850 PSY

       UP

  • R900 PSY

       UP

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Document Information

Modified date:
19 October 2021