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WebSphere MQ V6.0 for iSeries Fix Pack



Fix Pack for WebSphere MQ V6.0 for iSeries

Download Description

Changes introduced by this Fix Pack are incomplete but will not adversely affect existing function.

Please refer to APAR IZ95735 for a description of the problem and corrective action.

Evaluate these APARs for the potential impact in your environment. *******************************************************************
Fix pack for WebSphere MQ V6.0 for iSeries consists of two components:

  1. WebSphere MQ for iSeries 6.0 - Component ID 5724H7206

    Base PTFs: SI43329, SI43322, SI43326, SI43330, SI43324, SI43325, SI43323, SI43327
    Samples PTF: SI43328
    'Marker' PTF : SI43321

  2. WebSphere MQ for iSeries (Java™ and JMS) 6.0 - Component ID 5724L2600

    JAVA/JMS PTF: SI43331
    JAVA Samples PTF: SI43332

Note: This Fix pack can also be downloaded using a Group PTF number. Use the following number according to your OS/400 level:

- V5R3M0: SF99303
- V5R4M0: SF99304
- V6R1M0: SF99350


Install these PTFs on top of IBM WebSphere MQ V6.0 for iSeries

It is recommended that all iSeries systems stay current with the latest operating system PTFs. Details of the latest iSeries cumulative PTF packages can be found at the following Web site:

Note that this fix pack will be excluded from iSeries cumulative PTF packages, and must therefore be installed separately.

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Installation Instructions

The PTFs which provide the fixes for this fix pack should be installed using the standard iSeries PTF process.


Please note:
1. Before applying WMQ v6.0.2.11 PTFs, users MUST quiesce all the Queue Managers and stop the QMQM subsystem.

2. For systems with CCSID 5026, (/QSYS.LIB/JA_JP_5026.LOCALE) the WMQ Java PTFs will fail to apply. This is because, at the time of PTF application, a PTF exit starts up to create a directory in the WMQ IFS path and encounters a path name that has lowercase characters(CCSID 5026 does not support lowercase characters).

CCSID 5026 (/QSYS.LIB/JA_JP_5026.LOCALE) is not a supported environment for WMQ v6. This is documented in WMQ Infocenter under heading "Installing translated versions" as "To run the Japanese language version of WebSphere MQ for iSeries, the CCSID of the job must be 939 (5035) rather than 930 (5026) because WebSphere MQ uses lowercase English alphabets."

Hence please ensure that the job CCSID is CCSID = 5035, QLOCALE = /QSYS.LIB/JA_5035.LOCALE at the time of applying WMQ v6.0.2.1 and subsequent PTFs. If PTFs are made to apply at the IPL time, ensure all necessary settings so that the CCSID is not 5026.

Some of the PTFs exceed the size allowed for downloading immediately from Fix Central. For guidance,
see Downloading WebSphere MQ v6.0. iSeries maintenance from Fix Central


See the following links for the list of the problems fixed and to view the latest product readme files

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Product Synonym


Problems (APARS) fixed
IC68991 IC69370 IC69841 IC69892 IC70633 IC70957 IC72239 IC73301 IC73380 IC73463 IC73981 IZ68315 IZ70611 IZ72115 IZ74801 IZ75121 IZ75682 IZ76359 IZ76739 IZ77044 IZ77970 IZ78069 IZ78250 IZ79183 IZ79802 IZ79964 IZ80100 IZ80101 IZ80127 IZ80310 IZ80394 IZ80912 IZ81266 IZ81294 IZ82952 IZ83231 IZ83390 IZ83419 IZ85718 IZ85895 IZ86061 IZ86169 IZ86324 IZ86571 IZ86658 IZ86661 IZ86883 IZ87128 IZ87222 IZ87534 IZ88084 IZ88267 IZ89031 IZ89145 IZ89608 IZ89701 IZ89705 IZ90257 IZ90982 IZ91068 IZ91239 IZ91260 IZ91261 IZ91277 IZ91310 IZ91314 IZ91364 IZ91365 IZ92715 IZ92813 IZ94267 IZ94587 IZ95846 SE45584 SE46022 SE46171

Document Information

Modified date:
15 June 2018