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Citi external-hosted AWS Grid is based on Citi RHEL 7.9 + IBM Symphony 18.104.22.168. In Citi RHEL 7.9 2021b image, openssl package is in version 1.0.2k: openssl-libs-1.0.2k-21.el7_9.x86_64openssl-1.0.2k-21.el7_9.x86_64 which is not supported by Symphon...
SymphonyDE 22.214.171.124 doesn't work with axis2 1.6.2 version of Axis2
We need to upgarde axis2 used by SymphonyDE 126.96.36.199 to remidiate our internal security finding related to older version of axis2 (axis2-0.93.jar) used by SymphonyDE 188.8.131.52. I tested our code with publicly available version of Axis2 ( I tried 0.9,...
Ensure "egosh resource open" truly open a host to take new tasks by default
When Symphony opens a host, the common sense understanding of it is "open" means the host is open to "business" i.e. to new workload. However, the current Symphony host open feature is so that, if SOAM_CLOSE_NODE_GRACEFULLY=Y also true, then hosts...
Backport SNMP event for SOA_FAILED_TO_ACCEPT_CLIENT to Symphony 7.2.0-2
from IBM documentation the integer value for the error message is the following:SOA_FAILED_TO_ACCEPT_CLIENTComponent name: SYMReturned integer: 75089Error The OS communication system returns an error while attempting to accept a new client's conne...
Certify for Citi - Symphony cluster configuration verification tools/features
Symphony configuration files to be audited and verified: We have a question from auditing about Symphony cluster configuration verification. The auditing is looking for any features/tools from Symphony that periodically check/verify Symphony clust...
Request to have app profile level settings to limit number of tasks executed in a persistent service instance
In a large cluster shared by 100's of applications from different LOBs, quite often, the a bad application workload might crash or disable servers by:1) over consumption of system memory2) filling up the root file systems with core files3) etcIn t...
log4j upgrade patch from log4j 1.2.14/15 to log4j 1.2.16 for symphony 6.1.1 and symphony 184.108.40.206
log4j 1.2.14 and log4j 1.2.15 is end of life in CITI support, Need log4j upgrade patch from log4j 1.2.14/15 to log4j 1.2.16 to avoid compliance issue. Required this patch on both Symphony 6.1.1 and 220.127.116.11
Remove "obvious" deficiency in SSM scheduling when there are more than 10K open session #
When the Open Session number exceeds IBM's baseline of 10K, we can see Symphony SSM scheduling has an obvious "deficiency": Running task # starts to become much lower than the allocated slots to SSM bouncing between even 0 and very low; SSM busy o...
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