RP/MSQ 5.0 - RP20 - Problems installing Rolling Patch (Doc ID 776004.1)

Last updated on NOVEMBER 03, 2016

Applies to:

Oracle MessageQ / MessageQ / 5.0
Information in this document applies to any platform

Goal

Product:  MessageQ for OpenVMS, V5.0-RP20

Problem:

When installing RP20, customer is running into some issues.

It seems that the installation opens a script file of some sort.

Following the start of the COM server, this script file inhibits the attaching of any other DMQ programto the COM
server - that includes the loader!
The only solution was to kill the user's session, and all files which were left open... then logging in again then
restarting the messageq group.

Workaround:

Problem can be corrected by modifying dmq$com_start.com and removing  "define/user_mode dmq$script no".  PSS
is attempting to open a file script file name "no" and cannot find it.  The PSS code only checks for 'N' in
the translation.  DCL has become case sensitive for some reason.  I have seen this before on lcvms0.

Customer requests:
 
That a corrected version of dmq$com_start.com be included in the rolling patch.  It is not necessary
to rebuild RP20, just that this be included in future rolling patches.

Solution

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