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Maximo Asset Management interim fix 005 released

Technical Blog Post


As with all interim fixes, Maximo Asset Management interim fix 005 is cumulative. It includes all fixes contained in earlier interim fixes, with the addition of new fixes listed in this post.


Tivoli's process automation engine interim fix 005 is available at Fix Central.


Application Name



Asset Templates

In the Asset Template application, when you duplicate an asset template record after you setup autonumbering, a unique key value duplication error occurs.


All Applications

After you upgrade from Maximo Asset Management version to, a null pointer exception error is displayed in system logs.



In the Assets application, when ordering a spare part on a purchase order and making it a direct issue to an asset, the issuedqty value is not updated for the asset on the Spare Parts tab.



In the Assets application, when you create a new classification with new table attributes, the Set Value label is missing from the table attribute.


Failure Codes

In the Failure Codes application, when you duplicate a failure code, an error occurs.


Graphical Assignment

In the Graphical Assignment application, on the Dispatch Tab, the first and last travel bars are not showing.


Graphical Assignment

In the Graphical Assignment application, the following error is displayed in the log: Failed to update start and end times from treegrid, will send back alternate original times.


Graphical Assignment

In the Graphical Assignment application, vertical scrolling does not work.


Graphical Scheduling

In the Graphical Scheduling application, after changing a work order status from WAPPR to APPR, the compare scenario does not work consistently.


Graphical Scheduling

In the Graphical Scheduling application, when you forecast a PM that is part of a PM hierarchy, the resources from the PMs in the hierarchy are not updated and the start and end dates are incorrect.


Graphical Scheduling

In the Graphical Scheduling application, you cannot select menu options over the resource section.


Inventory Usage

In the Inventory Usage application, when a ship receipt transaction is complete, the unit cost and line cost change to 0.00.



In the Inventory application, the average cost calculations are incorrect for transfers across sites that have the same store room name.



In the Invoices application, when you create a new invoice record, the GL debit account is not merged with the GL component from the item account.


Item Master

In the Item Master application, if the Inventory Reorder value is set to 0 for an item, that item will be set to reorder.


Preventive Maintenance

In the Preventive Maintenance application, when you change the PM Counter field in the Set PM Counter option, you are not prompted for e-signature even though the E-signature checkbox has been selected for the Set PM Counter option in Database Configuration and the database has been configured.



In the Problems application, on the Problems Related Records tab, there is no validation for the Originating Record field.


Purchase Orders

In the Purchase Orders application, you cannot approve purchase orders from the Desktop Requisitions application if a requisition with the same number and a canceled or closed status exists in another site.



In the Receiving application, when you select items for return against a material item with inspection required, and then distribute the cost when going to PO View related records, the transaction shows as type POCOST and WINSP. The Inspection status should remain in COMP.


Report Administration

In the Reports Administrator application, the Export to CSV function is vulnerable to a command injection.


Service Requests

In the Service Request application, when the SR.AFFECTEDUSERNAME field has more than 30 characters, you cannot progress the status of the service request.


Service Requests

In the Service Requests application, when you enter a value in the Reported By field, the Affected Date field reverts to the current date.


Work Order Tracking

In the Work Order Tracking application, if you use a time zone that is earlier than the time zone for your server, and you close a completed work order, the start time and finish time for the work order are not converted to the server's time zone.


Work Order Tracking

In the Work Order Tracking application, on the list tab, the Reschedule Unassign Assignments action does not work correctly.


Work Order Tracking

In the Work Order Tracking application, when the system time zone is different than the user timezone and you process work, a time zone error occurs.


Work Order Tracking

In the Work Order Tracking application, when you move an assignment from a crew and back to the crew again, the assignment disappears from the Assignment View window.


System UI Security Scans

Maximo Asset Management is vulnerable to file path traversal.


Service Requests

When you select the SR.AFFECTEDUSERNAME property, the wrong person info is populated.


System Configuration

When you send an email to Maximo Asset Management to create a service request, the text in the long description field does not display text after line breaks.


Bulletin Board

In the Bulletin Board application, when you create a new record, and select view history, the system jumps to the first bulletin record.


Work Order Tracking

In the Work Order Tracking application, there is an Invalid Binding message in the Originating Record field when you hover over that field.

Maximo Integration Framework interim fix 002 is also available at Fix Central.


External Systems

In the External Systems application, when you select the Create Interface Tables action, an error occurs.


Message Reprocessing

In the Message Reprocessing and Message Tracking applications, error messages from HTTP requests are not being saved.


Integration Modules

In the Message Reprocessing application, data entries are not deleted from message error tables by running the deletequeue.cmd command.


Migration Manager

In the Migration Manager application, when you try to deploy a Migration Manager package that contains the OSLCWODETAIL Object Structure, an error occurs.

To install, see Installing an interim fix in Maximo 7.6.

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