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PM50093: UNABLE TO ACCESS THE BACKGROUND JOB STATUS TAB ON PRODUCTION FACILITY DIALOG TWICE IN DISTRIBUTED MODE

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APAR status

  • Closed as program error.

Error description

  • You work with IBM SPSS Statistics 20 Client/server is
    distributed mode. When connected to the server you create a new
    production job on Utilities menu. On the production facility
    dialog you defined the syntax files that should be worked on and
    you defined the output file location. Then you click on the
    "Background Job Status" tab, defined the server IP address, user
    name and password so that you can watch the status on the server
    when you run the production job.
    You then click back on the "My Job" tab and saved the job file.
    After that you try to click again on "Background Job Status"
    tab.
    However, when you try it this second time the dialog does not
    open again, nothing happens.
    This issue was reported to IBM SPSS development and is
    targeted to be addressed with IBM SPSS Statistics 20
    FixPack 1.
    

Local fix

Problem summary

  • ****************************************************************
    * USERS AFFECTED:                                              *
    * Users working in distributed mode and production facility    *
    ****************************************************************
    * PROBLEM DESCRIPTION:                                         *
    * You work with IBM SPSS Statistics 20 Client/server is        *
    * distributed mode. When connected to the server you create a  *
    * new                                                          *
    * production job on Utilities menu. On the production facility *
    * dialog you defined the syntax files that should be worked on *
    * and                                                          *
    * you defined the output file location. Then you click on the  *
    * "Background Job Status" tab, defined the server IP address,  *
    * user                                                         *
    * name and password so that you can watch the status on the    *
    * server                                                       *
    * when you run the production job.                             *
    * You then click back on the "My Job" tab and saved the job    *
    * file.                                                        *
    * After that you try to click again on "Background Job Status" *
    * tab.                                                         *
    * However, when you try it this second time the dialog does    *
    * not                                                          *
    * open again, nothing happens.                                 *
    ****************************************************************
    * RECOMMENDATION:                                              *
    * Install IBM SPSS Statistics 20 FixPack 1 (20.0.0.1)          *
    ****************************************************************
    

Problem conclusion

  • Install IBM SPSS Statistics 20 FixPack 1 (20.0.0.1)
    

Temporary fix

Comments

APAR Information

  • APAR number

    PM50093

  • Reported component name

    SPSS STATISTICS

  • Reported component ID

    5725A54ST

  • Reported release

    K00

  • Status

    CLOSED PER

  • PE

    NoPE

  • HIPER

    NoHIPER

  • Special Attention

    NoSpecatt

  • Submitted date

    2011-10-14

  • Closed date

    2012-03-01

  • Last modified date

    2012-03-01

  • 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

    SPSS STATISTICS

  • Fixed component ID

    5725A54ST

Applicable component levels

  • RK00 PSN

       UP

  • RK00 PSY

       UP

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Document Information

Modified date:
01 March 2012