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MQ Java/JMS JAR Files Available Separately

For those of us who have been using IBM MQ (aka WebSphere MQ, MQSeries) for a very long time, you may remember SupportPac MA88. SupportPac MA88 contained the MQ Java/JMS JAR files as a separate package. Well, IBM has decided (again) to release MQ Java/JMS JAR files as a separate package: http://www.ibm.com/support/docview.wss?uid=swg21683398 Regards, Roger Lacroix […]

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SupportPac MS0T v8.0.0.1 Released

IBM has released SupportPac MS0T for version v8.0.0.1: http://www.ibm.com/support/docview.wss?uid=swg24021041 Changes: Updated for v8.0.0.1 SupportPac MS0T (MQ Explorer) is a graphical configuration tool built on Eclipse which enables you to remotely explore and configure all WebSphere MQ objects and resources, including Java Message Service (JMS), and publish and subscribe. Regards, Roger Lacroix Capitalware Inc.

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MQAUSX and z/MQAUSX v2.0.1.* FBA Issue

The following was recently reported: For interim MQAUSX and z/MQAUSX releases 2.0.1.2, 2.0.1.3, 2.0.1.4 and 2.0.1.5, there is an issue with MQAUSX and z/MQAUSX not recognizing the filename specified for FBAFile keyword. The issue has been fixed. If anyone is having this particular issue then send an email to support@capitalware.com and we will send you […]

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WebSphere MQ FixPack 8.0.0.1 Released

IBM has just released FixPack 8.0.0.1 for WebSphere MQ http://www.ibm.com/support/docview.wss?uid=swg21682233 Regards, Roger Lacroix Capitalware Inc.

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WebSphere MQ FixPack 7.5.0.4 Released

IBM has just released FixPack 7.5.0.4 for WebSphere MQ http://www.ibm.com/support/docview.wss?uid=swg21682720 Regards, Roger Lacroix Capitalware Inc.

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Shortlist of Open Source Software that I Use

I read this article today: Shortlist of open source software used at NASA lab and I thought I should do a quick write up of the open source (and free) software that I use. I develop/create software under 3 umbrellas: open source, licensed as free and commercial. About half of the software is written in […]

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Mozilla Firefox 32.0 Released

Mozilla Firefox has just released Mozilla Firefox v32.0. http://www.mozilla.com/firefox/ Mozilla Firefox is a free and open source web browser descended from the Mozilla Application Suite and managed by Mozilla Corporation. To display web pages, Firefox uses the Gecko layout engine, which implements most current web standards in addition to several features that are intended to […]

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Beta testers needed for MQ Channel Throttler

All, Capitalware is ready for beta testers for a new solution called: MQ Channel Throttler. MQ Channel Throttler provides the ability to control/throttle the messages that flow over a channel. It operates with Sender, Receiver, Server, Requestor, Cluster-Sender, Cluster-Receiver, Server Connection and Client Connection channels of the WMQ queue managers. Companies or users may have […]

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MQVB, MQVE & MQBT JRE Cipher Spec Issue

A customer was using MQ Visual Browse (MQVB) and configuring MQVB to use SSL to connect to a remote queue manger (WMQ v7.5.0.2). They said: I am getting error “Reason Code = 2400”, when specifying TLS_RSA_WITH_AES_256_CBC_SHA as the SSL Cipher Spec Name. They also said: We have other MQ Java using SSL working with TLS_RSA_WITH_AES_128_CBC_SHA […]

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MQ Batch Toolkit and Limiting the Messages Retrieved

I don’t write about MQ Batch Toolkit (MQBT) very often, so when I got an MQBT support email today, I thought that the question and answer would make a good blog item. Question: In MQ Batch Toolkit, what command can be issued, for exporting messages to a file, to retrieve all messages on a queue […]

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