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PINNED Present Multiple Host Keys - RSA and ECDSA
As with standard Linux servers today Secure Proxy should be able to present Host Keys (more than one) in both RSA and ECDSA formats depending on what type the vendor incoming connection supports. Vendors are demanding Host Keys that are stronger t...
PINNED Add support to controllerWorkflow script to restart BPs that are in "completed, error" state by individual BP IDs
During system issues, we are unable to bulk restart the BP IDs at a time. This is causing huge support effort in the clean-up process. Existing controllerWorkflow.sh script doesn't have a solution to restart the BPIDs that are in "completed, error...

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Invalid cerror field should cause a compile error

If you use a variable instead of an input field in the cerror statement, it compiles fine, but the map will not run. There is no output, no trans.ord file, and the dtlLog.err file contains only begin and end tags. An invalid cerror field should be...
over 6 years ago in Sterling Gentran & Gentran:Director / Mapping & Translation 0 Not under consideration

Print to PDF file

Need to print to PDF printers which will generate a PDF file. Process currently works when printing manually from In Documents. Process will not work when driven by process control.
over 6 years ago in Sterling Gentran & Gentran:Director / Other 1 Not under consideration

Provide graphical mapping tool for Gentran

Create a visual mapping tool for the Gentran product to provide ease of use features for mapping tasks.
over 6 years ago in Sterling Gentran & Gentran:Director / Mapping & Translation 0 Not under consideration

Support for AIX 7.2 for Gentran Server for Unix

Gentran Server for Unix 6.2 needs to be certified to run on AIX 7.2
over 6 years ago in Sterling Gentran & Gentran:Director / Technology Stack Support (OS, DB, Protocols) 0 Not under consideration

Extended Rule - GOTO and Call Features

Hello, Gentran Server for Windows is great, but we need a few new tools for the extended rules. 1- We need a GOTO statement. 2- We need to be able to call a saved rule from within an extended rule. Sure, we can copy paste the same code in each map...
over 6 years ago in Sterling Gentran & Gentran:Director / Mapping & Translation 0 Not under consideration

Single UserID bind to multiple Identity for myFilegateway monitoring

Request to allow single UserID bind to multiple Identity for myFilegateway monitoring
over 6 years ago in Sterling File Gateway / Installation & Upgrade 1 Not under consideration

SSP User ID based routing in clustered environment

They are detailed in the attached document
over 6 years ago in Sterling External Authentication Server / Usability 0 Not under consideration

Sterling Control Center Having an alert on unhandled alerts

Can Control Center generate an alert if a previous alert is not marked as handled if x amount of time has expired?
over 6 years ago in Sterling Control Center Monitor / Usability 1 Not under consideration

Duration Schedule SLC-Generated Message -CSLC043E does not contain detailed information

We have designed one Work flow SLC with Metadata Rule and actions to work on events posted by ITXA. There is also one rule created based on message id: CSLC043E , Event Type: SLC Notification to trigger an alert if Workflow/Milestone/Step/Process ...
over 6 years ago in Sterling Control Center Monitor / Other 0 Not under consideration

SNMP Trap DateTime format issue

SNMP trap datetime format generated from Sterling Control Center always in UTC format irrespective of datetime config. in SCC settings while requirement is to generate the datetime format in ETC OR as per the configuration presents in the ICC sett...
over 6 years ago in Sterling Control Center Monitor / Installation & Upgrade 0 Not under consideration