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Show actual SFTP error in status report
Sterling 6.0 and up, in some cases, has replaced useful, specific SFTP error messages in the status report with vague ones that require diving into logs to troubleshoot. For example, if the host key is wrong when connecting to a partner, this is w...
SFTP Client Adapter “ResponseTimeout” setting does not have the desired effect causing hung BP activity
SFTP Client Adapter “ResponseTimeout” setting does not have the desired effect causing hung BP activity Documentation Reference Links for B2BI 5.2.x/6.0.3/6.1.0: https://www.ibm.com/support/knowledgecenter/SS3JSW_5.2.0/com.ibm.help.svcs_adpts_m_z....
PRINCIPAL column in ACT_SESSION table is too short
Error in logs indicating data truncation on PRINCIPAL column in ACT_SESSION table. ERROR 000000000000 GLOBAL_SCOPE DmiVisEventWarehouseQueue.Worker.executeStatementsAsExecutor had a SQL exception from pstmnt: PreparedStatementHelper: SQL: UPDATE A...
SFTP Error Reporting
With SI v6.0 and above the error reporting to SFTP has changed, with earlier versions we used to get clear failure messages like 'Known host keys mismatch', etc, whereas now we get more of a generic message like 'SSH_DISCONNECT_BY_APPLICATION:SFTP...
B2Bi application should automatically sync with the system time during DST change, without application re-start
Currently, we are re-cycling the B2B SI application in-order to sync the application time with system time during Daylight Savings (DST). Customer is not happy to bounce the application for time change during DST, re-cyling the application is impa...
Update SI to support the latest version of GnuPG using the provided CLA2CMD Adapter (RTC 584840)
Currently Sterling Integrator supplied GnuPG Adapter supports PGP V2.0. This has been depreciated on 31st December 2017. The newest versions (currently 2.2.16) fail to work (see RTC 584840) with the internally supplied cla2cmd adapter.
Support for MQ version 9.2, currently supports upto v126.96.36.199
Our Implementation uses Global Mailbox and the current version of B2Bi (188.8.131.52, 6.1.1) supports maximum MQ version 184.108.40.206. Our Security and MQ team have identified a security vulnerability with version 9.1.x.x which is remediated with version 9....
MQ connection pooling druing put sesions in WS MQ suite adapters in SBI
Prior to 5.2 6..3 (when were in 5.2 1) the MQ put sessions were using connection pool After the upgrade to 5.2.6;3 under the WS MQ suite service adapters - the MQ Put session connection are established & teared down on per message basis This c...
Sterling Integrator supports 16 characters for Connect Direct Node name and would need PEM as well to be supporting 16 characters.
when customers who are using SI wants to use PEM and they have nodes in SI with 16 characters but from PEM they are not able to. so it will help them to use pem if this is enabled in pem.
Support of IBM WebSphere MQ 9.2
IBM have not claimed support for WebSphere MQ 9.2 support in Sterling B2B Integrator.The enhancement request is for the support of WebSphere MQ 9.2 in Sterling B2B Integrator. The latest version of IBM WebSphere MQ is 220.127.116.11.
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