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SE73751: RDI 9.6.0.8 IBM I DEBUGGING SHOULD NOT START WHEN AN SSH CONNECTION CANNOT BE ESTABLISHED

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APAR status

  • Closed as program error.

Error description

  • In Rational Developer for i (RDI) 9.6.0.8 the Remote Systems
    connection properties contains a preference "Use secure
    communications methods".  When this preference is enabled the
    debugger should not start if an SSH connection to the IBM i
    cannot be successfully established.
    

Local fix

  • Correct the issue preventing the SSH connection from being
    successfully established.
    

Problem summary

  • ****************************************************************
    * USERS AFFECTED:                                              *
    * Developers using the debugger in RDi.                        *
    ****************************************************************
    * PROBLEM DESCRIPTION:                                         *
    * When the preference "Use secure communications methods" is   *
    * enabled, the debugger should not start if an SSH connection  *
    * to the IBM i                                                 *
    * cannot be successfully established.                          *
    ****************************************************************
    * RECOMMENDATION:                                              *
    ****************************************************************
    If there is an issue preventing the SSH connection from being
    successfully established, the issue needs to be resolved before
    an SSH connection is established.
    

Problem conclusion

Temporary fix

Comments

APAR Information

  • APAR number

    SE73751

  • Reported component name

    RDI RPG AND COB

  • Reported component ID

    5724Y99RC

  • Reported release

    960

  • Status

    CLOSED PER

  • PE

    NoPE

  • HIPER

    NoHIPER

  • Special Attention

    NoSpecatt / Xsystem

  • Submitted date

    2020-05-29

  • Closed date

    2020-12-11

  • Last modified date

    2020-12-11

  • APAR is sysrouted FROM one or more of the following:

  • APAR is sysrouted TO one or more of the following:

Modules/Macros

  • Debug
    

Fix information

  • Fixed component name

    RDI RPG AND COB

  • Fixed component ID

    5724Y99RC

Applicable component levels

[{"Line of Business":{"code":"LOB08","label":"Cognitive Systems"},"Business Unit":{"code":"BU054","label":"Systems w\/TPS"},"Product":{"code":"SSAE4W","label":"Rational Developer for i"},"Platform":[{"code":"PF025","label":"Platform Independent"}],"Version":"960"}]

Document Information

Modified date:
14 December 2020