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MF45761 - LIC-COMM ERRNO EFAULT FROM GETADDRINFO WITH ASCII INPUT TEXT

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Abstract

LIC-COMM ERRNO EFAULT FROM GETADDRINFO WITH ASCII INPUT TEXT


Pre/Co-Requisite PTF / Fix List

REQ  LICENSED      PTF/FIX  LEVEL

TYPE PROGRAM  REL  NUMBER   MIN/MAX  OPTION
---- -------- ---  -------  -------  ------
PRE  5761999  610  MF44674   00/00    0000
CO   5761999  610  MF45111   00/00    0000



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APAR Error Description / Circumvention

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Java calls to getaddrinfo may return EFAULT if the input text
was ASCII.

CORRECTION FOR APAR MA37245 :
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Better handling of an internal data structure will remove the
chance of this problem occuring.

CIRCUMVENTION FOR APAR MA37245 :
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none


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Supersedes

PTF/FIX NO(S).  APAR TITLE LINE
--------------  ------------------------------------------------------------
   MF45008      LIC-COMM Extended DNS version 0 resolver support

Summary Information

System..............................System i
Models..............................
Release.............................V6R1M0
Licensed Program...............5761999
APAR Fixed..........................MA37245
Superseded by:......................View fix details for PTF MF57037
Recompile...........................N
Library.............................QSYS
MRI Feature ........................NONE
Cum Level...........................C8365610


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Modified date:
03 November 2008