IBM i PTF Guide, Volume 23, Number 9
March 3, 2021 Doug Bidwell
Hello, good people of the IBM i Land. As so many newscasters all said across the United States earlier this week, it is hard to believe that it is March already. But it is March indeed, and it has been about a year since the coronavirus went pandemic. We hope you are well, and we hope you stay that way.
In this week’s edition of the IBM i PTF Guide, you will see that Rational Developer for i now supports an updated Java – to be specific, Java 8 SR 6 FP 15. You can find out more at this link.
Here is the rundown of PTF Groups by IBM i release level:
PTF Groups 7.4:
PTF Groups 7.3:
PTF Groups 7.2:
PTF Groups 7.1:
New (or Updated) Links for this week: Nothing here, too busy.
Tips/Definitions: Until the pandemic is over, please, be safe! Mask, distance, and wash your hands – can’t hurt, can only help. Thank you!
The Guide at a glance: There are no new defectives this week (02/27/21). Here is the defective PTF rundown, which is the last defective for each release:
Defect Defective APAR Fixing Date PTF PTF -------- -------- ------- ------- 7.4 01/25/21 MF67843 MA48860 MF67843 (when available) 7.3 01/25/21 MF67844 MA48860 MF68319 (when available) MF67591 7.2 01/25/21 MF67845 MA48860 MF68320 (when available) MF67590 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 order: