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PI92967: IBM WEBSPHERE WEB SERVER PLUGIN FOR IPLANET/SUNONE SENDING WRONG RESPONSE CODE

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APAR status

  • Closed as program error.

Error description

  • The IBM WebSphere Application server web server plugin for
    iPlanet/SunOne web server reverses the "305 - Use Proxy" and
    the "503 - Service temporarily unavailable" responses.
    

Local fix

Problem summary

  • ****************************************************************
    * USERS AFFECTED:  IBM WebSphere Application Server web        *
    *                  server plugin users for iPlanet             *
    ****************************************************************
    * PROBLEM DESCRIPTION: Response codes 305 and 503 are          *
    *                      reversed with Plugin for iPlanet        *
    *                      webserver                               *
    ****************************************************************
    * RECOMMENDATION:                                              *
    ****************************************************************
    Plugin will send a 503 (service temporarily unavailable)
    instead of 305 (use proxy server) and vice versa.
    

Problem conclusion

  • Plugin modified to send correct response codes.
    
    The fix for this APAR is currently targeted for inclusion in
    fix pack 8.5.5.14 and 9.0.0.7.  Please refer to the Recommended
    Updates page for delivery information:
    http://www.ibm.com/support/docview.wss?rs=180&uid=sw
    g27004980
    

Temporary fix

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APAR Information

  • APAR number

    PI92967

  • 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

    2018-01-28

  • Closed date

    2018-01-29

  • Last modified date

    2018-01-29

  • 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