IBM i PTF Guide, Volume 21, Number 43
October 30, 2019 Doug Bidwell
Welcome to this week’s issue of the IBM i PTF Guide where we have a bunch of stuff to review, including a new Backup and Recovery Group for IBM i 7.4. Among other news are HIPERs for IBM i 7.4, 7.3, 7.2, and 7.1, and there is a new HTTP server group for IBM i 7.4, 7.3, and 7.2.
In addition, we also have a set of Security Bulletins that cover multiple vulnerabilities in the IBM i HTTP Server affect IBM i, as follows:
IBM i 7.4 IBM i 7.3 IBM i 7.2 CVE-2019-9517 SI70961 SI70970 Not affected CVE-2019-10081 SI70961 SI70970 Not affected CVE-2019-10082 SI70961 SI70970 Not affected CVE-2019-10098 SI71097 SI71052 SI71028 CVE-2019-10092 SI71097 SI71052 SI71028 CVE-2019-10097 SI71097 Not affected Not affected
See this link for further details.
New (or Updated) Links this week:
JAVA/ACS: Getting IBM OpenJ9 Java and Including it with IBM i ACS
And now for your tip: Take a look at WRKJVMJOB, F11 – it shows number of threads.
The Guide at a glance: There are new defectives this week (10/26/19). Here is the defective PTF rundown, which is the last defective for each release:
Defective PTF rundown (The last defective for each release):
Defect Defective APAR Fixing Date PTF PTF -------- -------- ------- ------- 7.4 09/12/19 SI70810 SE71719 SI70836 (available) 7.3 07/29/19 SI69654 SE71792 SI70596 (5733SC1, OpenSSH, available!) 7.2 07/29/19 SI69654 SE71792 SI70596 (5733SC1, OpenSSH, available!) 7.1 07/29/19 SI69653 SE71807 SI70603 (5733SC1, OpenSSH, available!)
Be sure to access the link in the Guide for further details.
Below is the usual archive of the IBM i PTF Guide to help you work through the PTFs in chronological