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This document contains a complete list of IBM Z Development and Test Environment fixes with the most recent fix at the top.

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Mod pack1 (13.2.0)
Link Date Released Status
Download 13.2.0 9 July 2021
APAR Description
PH36973
PH36341
PH37820
PH38200
Update Description
Enhanced functions and fixed defects

For more information about the enhancements for ZD&T 13.2, see What's new in ZD&T 13.2.0 in the IBM Documentation.

Mod pack1 (13.1.0)
Link Date Released Status
Download 13.1.0 19 March 2021
APAR Description
PH34353
PH34226
PH33021
Security fixes Description
CVE-2020-14782
CVE-2020-27221
Update Description
Enhanced functions and fixed defects

For more information about the enhancements for Enterprise Edition, see What's new in ZD&T 13.1.0 in the IBM Knowledge Center.

13.0.0 fixpack1 (13.0.1)
Link Date Released Status
Download 13.0.1 7 January 2021
Update Description
Enhanced functions and fixed defects

For more information about the enhancements and fixed defects for Enterprise Edition, see What's new in ZD&T V13.0.1 in the IBM Knowledge Center.

Initial Release (13.0)
Link Date Released Status
Download 13.0.0 30 October 2020
APAR Description
PH27351
PH26702
PH23422
PH23700
PH25730
PH25617
PH09808
Update Description
Enhanced functions and fixed defects

For more information about the enhancements for Enterprise Edition, see What's new in ZD&T V13.0.0 in the IBM Knowledge Center.

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12.0.5 fixpack2 (12.0.5.2)
Link Date Released Status
Download 12.0.5.2 29 January 2021
Security fixes Description
CVE-2020-14577
CVE-2020-10693
Update Description
Fixed defects
  • A deployment failed with a devmap problem that showed an error: AWSCHK075E Hexadecimal UNITADD value '100' invalid.
  • When you ran an SFTP command, some data in the messages.log was displayed by mistake.
  • When you ran an SFTP command to call zDTMainframeSFTP.jar, the data was not enclosed in the single quotation mark, which caused the command execution to be broken.
12.0.5 fixpack1 (12.0.5.1)
Link Date Released Status
Download 12.0.5.1 21 July 2020
APAR Description
PH24365
PH24362
PH23824
PH23786
12.0 Mod Pack 5 (12.0.5)
Link Date Released Status
Download 12.0.5 9 March 2020
APAR Description
PH22573
PH18623
PH17789
PH19946
PH17459
PH12313
PH18371
PH18147
PH25730
RFE Description
RFE132343
Update Description
Enhanced functions and fixed defects

For more information about the enhancements for Enterprise Edition, see What's new in ZD&T V12.0.5 in the IBM Knowledge Center.

Fixed defects for Enterprise Edition:

  • Fixed the issue that all user input parameters were not used to update the devmap when a deployment is updated and resumed.
  • Fixed the issue that a deployment to cloud platform cannot be started with no error message.
  • Fixed the issue that deploying ADCD previous versions failed on the CONFIG_ADCD step.
  • Fixed the issue that the dependency checking should not check 'FTP' if 'SFTP' is selected.
  • Fixed the issue that Chrome on MacOS 10.15 fails to load tools web UI due to NET::ERR_CERT_INVALID error.
  • Fixed the issue that unspecified SYSNAME symbolic on the source z/OS system causes IPL failures.
  • Fixed the issue that unable to perform drop DB schema successfully.
  • Fixed the issue that the role of builder, dev, and tester users cannot edit volume component.
  • Fixed the issue that the validation of priviledge commands does not work.
12.0 Mod Pack 4 (12.0.4)
Link Date Released Status
Download 12.0.4 24 September 2019
APAR Description
PH11438
PH16267
PH16531
OA57870
OA57623
PH09261
RFE Description
RFE133698
RFE128392
Update Description
Enhanced functions and fixed defects

For more information about the enhancements for Enterprise Edition, see What's new in ZD&T V12.0.4 in the IBM Knowledge Center.

Fixed defects for Enterprise Edition:

  • Fixed the issue that a large volume extracted got negative size in the database.
  • Fixed the issue that a volume extracted from z/OS occasionally exit during the extraction process.
12.0 Mod Pack 3 (12.0.3)
Link Date Released Status
Download 12.0.3 30 April 2019
APAR Description
PH09991
PH08751
PH10169
RFE Description
RFE130240
RFE127552
RFE128386
RFE112637
Update Description
Enhanced functions and fixed defects

For more information about the enhancements for Enterprise Edition, see What's new in ZD&T V12.0.3 in the IBM Knowledge Center.

Fixed defects for Enterprise Edition:

  • The JAR file that provides SSH File Transfer Protocol (SFTP) support for transferring extracted z/OS artifacts to the image store server is updated and renamed to zDTMainframeSFTP.jar. To create a new volume, data set, or CICS component by using ZD&T Enterprise Edition, you must update the ZD&T extraction utility SFTP module to the latest version.
  • z1091 installer and client environment script files are moved to z Systems directory.
  • The user ID dev and tester are added to the approved roles for some APIs.
  • The memory size that is more than 18GB is prevented from being assigned to ZD&T emulator on the front end for V12.0.3.
  • The REST API to remove image is modified to automatically replace the scripts on the target environment with the latest version. These changes are used elsewhere for APIs that download the script files to target environments.
  • Fixed the issue that the .zdtenv_xxxx file is missing when you remove an image that was deployed with an older version of Enterprise Edition.
  • The REST API to stop emulator is changed. A 2-minute process checks whether the emulator is stopped by reading the grep output.
12.0.2 fix pack 1 (12.0.2.1)
Link Date Released Status
Download 12.0.2.1 28 February 2019
APAR Description
PH09060
PH07117
RFE Description
RFE129101
RFE122072
RFE127553
Update Description
Enhanced functions and fixed defects

For more information about the enhancements, see What's new in ZD&T V12.0.2.1 in the IBM Knowledge Center.

Fixed defects:

  • When you use the Ubuntu distribution, the uim package that is provided by Ubuntu can cause the uninstallation of ZD&T UIM package that is used by the ZD&T Software-based license server. To ensure that no conflict occurs with other packages that are used by Ubuntu, the UIM package in the ZD&T Software-based license server that was provided by both the Enterprise Edition and Parallel Sysplex offerings is renamed from UIM to zpdtuim.
  • The settings of DNS server are improved during the configuration of z/OS.
  • When you resume the extraction of a volume or data set, the old volume or data set image file in the storage server will be deleted.
  • Fixed the issue that the removal of image fails with the violation of foreign key on the table 'System_Application'.
  • The password of the FTP credentials is prevented from being shown in the ssh history file.
  • The version of the Enterprise Edition server is reported in the message.log.
  • The iptable nat rules are changed to exclude the internal interface.
  • The iptables rules are persisted on the target environment after the deployment or image is removed.
  • Deployment messages are added to the console log.
  • A warning message is added to indicate that the duplicate ADCD packages are detected in the FTP server.
  • Fixed the issue that components cannot be created when the FTP server was not set up.
  • A new icon Extraction needed is added to check the zero-sized data sets component before the component is deployed.
12.0.0 Mod Pack 2 (12.0.2)
Link Date Released Status
Download 12.0.2 14 December 2018
APAR Description
PI89194
PH04885
PH05928
RFE Description
RFE113734
Update Description
Enhanced functions and fixed defects

For more information about the enhancements, see What's new in ZD&T V12.0.2 in the IBM Knowledge Center.

Fixed defects:

  • Redirection to the unauthorized page can occur if the user defined in Enterprise edition does not exactly match the name that was defined in the LDAP system.
  • Deploying an application image by using the REST API always fails with an HTTP 400 error.
  • The ZD&T emulator might fail to run on an Ubuntu system after the deployment is complete because the user session that is used for deployment was closed.
  • The deployment action is blocked against a Red Hat Enterprise Linux 7.4/7.5 target environment due to a missing 'nc' package.
12.0.0 Mod Pack 1 (12.0.1)
Link Date Released Status
Download 12.0.1 31 August 2018
APAR Description
PI99504
RFE Description
RFE122078
RFE122075
RFE122077
Update Description
Enhanced functions and fixed defects

For more information about the enhancements, see What's new in ZD&T V12.0.1 in the IBM Knowledge Center.

Fixed defects:

  • The VOLSER symbolic values are not resolved for TCPPARMS.
12.0.0 fix pack 1 (12.0.0.1)
Link Date Released Status
Download 12.0.0.1 18 May 2018
Update Description
Enhanced functions

For more information about the enhancements, see What's new in ZD&T V12.0.0.1 in the IBM Knowledge Center.

  • A new installer prompt verifies whether you want the 'zdt' user ID to be automatically created to run the server process. If you select no on the prompt, specify the existing user ID that you want to use to run the web server process. An upgrade from a previous version automatically sets the user ID to 'zdt'.
  • The startServer and stopServer scripts are renamed to startServer.sh and stopServer.sh. The scripts do not require root credentials. However, if you want to run the scripts, you must have the authority to switch to the user ID that runs the server process.
  • Enhancements for the Enterprise Edition web interface
    • Support for extracting and transferring multiple volumes simultaneously is added.
    • Support for stopping and resuming application image creation is added to the monitor page.
    • Support for retrieving the diagnostic log files for failed application image creation is added to the monitor page.
    • System administration actions that occur during the deployment process can be customized on the target environment configuration page.
Initial Release (12.0)
Link Date Released Status
Download 12.0 23 March 2018
RFE Description
RFE111010

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11.0.2 fix pack 1 (11.0.2.1)
Link Date Released Status
Download 11.0.2.1 31 January 2018
APAR Description
PI92184
Update Description
Enhanced functions and fixed defects

  • IBM z Systems Development and Test Environment v11.0.2.1 includes a fix pack for reported issues, along with the following new beta functionality that will be officially supported in the next release of the product. For more information, see IBM z Systems Development and Test Environment (zD&T) V11.0.2.1 is Now Available.
    • RESTful APIs can be used to automate the creation and deployment of z/OS environments. The process can be done by using the data from an existing mainframe, an ADCD installation, or an existing zD&T environment.
    • Sudo permission is supported. zD&T can be deployed to a target environment by using a non-root user ID.
  • Deploying a new instance to a target environment no longer stops firewalls on Red Hat Enterprise Linux v7.x. The following ports are opened by the deployment to ensure communication to Linux and z/OS: 22, 1947, 2022, 3270, 9450, 9451.
  • During the deployment process, the single quotation mark characters in the devmap are now properly escaped to ensure that the content is transferred to the target Linux system correctly.
  • The comments in the devmap file that are supplied to IMPORT existing content page are now handled properly to ensure that all volume files defined in the devmap are transferred to the FTP server.
Mod Pack 2 (11.0.2)
Link Date Released Status
Download 11.0.2 14 December 2017
APAR Description
PI89194
PI90174
PI91346
Update Description
Fixed defects and enhanced functions

  • A failure might occur during the deployment process as a wrong network interface might be chosen to retrieve the installation files from the Tools machine.
  • The Create Image button on the application image creation page is sometimes disabled unexpectedly.
  • If the login directory for a user on UNIX System Services is /, then a failure occurs when a volume is extracted and transferred to the FTP server as a part of the application image creation.
  • The extracted volume file cannot be saved on an FTP server that runs on a Windows platform, as the generated name of the file contains a ':' character.
  • Sometimes, the license manager cannot be located by an instance that is created by the Tools.
  • An error that states insufficient memory to initialize the emulator might occur during the deployment process.
  • Perl is now automatically installed on the Linux operating system as a part of the deployment process.
Mod Pack 1 (11.0.1)
Link Date Released Status
Download 11.0.1 27 October 2017
Update Description
Fixed defects and enhanced functions

  • Errors might occur while handling RHEL or Ubuntu packages during the deployment process.
  • License Manager cannot be found when it is installed on a machine on a different subnet than the target system.
  • An empty error dialog might occur after the deployment.
  • Linefeed characters in the deployment scripts are updated.
  • An FTP client now can be installed as a part of the deployment process.
  • The wrapping keys that are also known as protected keys now support synchronous and asynchronous cryptographic functions.
Initial Release (11.0)
Link Date Released Status
Download 11.0 8 September 2017

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Mod Pack 1 (10.0.1)
Link Date Released Status
Download 10.0.1 16 March 2017
APAR/Update Description
Programs
PI76010
Interim fix 01 (10.0)
Link Date Released Status
Download 10.0.0.0 Interim fix 01 17 February 2017
APARs Description
PI76010

Initial Release (10.0)
Link Date Released Status
Download 10.0 17 November 2016

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Interim fix 01 (9.5)
Link Date Released Status
Download 9.5.0.0 Interim fix 01 10 February 2017
APARs Description
PI76010

Initial Release (9.5)
Link Date Released Status
Download 9.5 26 May 2016

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Interim fix 02 (9.1)
Link Date Released Status
Download 9.1.0.0 Interim fix 02 10 April 2017
APARs Description
PI76010

Interim fix 01 (9.1)
Interim fixes Description
9.1.0.0-Rational-RDT-Interim fix01

Initial Release (9.1)
Link Date Released Status
Download 9.1 09 October 2014
APARs Description
PI28170
PI06280

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Interim fix 02 (9.0)
Link Date Released Status
Download 9.0.0.0 Interim fix 02 10 April 2017
APARs Description
PI76010

Interim fix 01 (9.0)
Interim fixes Description
9.0.0.0-Rational-RDT-Interim fix 01

Fix pack 1 (9.0.0.1)
Link Date Released Status
Download 9.0.0.1 21 November 2014
APARs Description
PI28170
PI06280

Initial Release (9.0)
Link Date Released Status

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