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MQ, MQ Advanced & MQ Appliance

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Exclude/suppress AMQ9545: Disconnect interval expired.

In our environment not all connections are permanately used to send/receive data. So we find a lot of entries in the MQ error log like this: -------------------------------------------------------------------------------08/05/12 20:30:24 - Process...
almost 11 years ago in MQ, MQ Advanced & MQ Appliance 3 Functionality already exists

Increase OUTBUFF parameter for IBM MQ for z/OS

Hi there, We have many Production lpars complaining about "log buffer waits" for MQ managers. We have opened 2 IBM cases for that, we have implemented all best practices, but without success. OUTBUFF parameter is limited to 4000. Very small space,...
about 1 year ago in MQ, MQ Advanced & MQ Appliance 1 Future consideration

Running MQSC Scripts over the MQ-WebConsole

MQ-Admins could benefit from a MQSC script/routines interpreter with syntax correction over the MQ-WebConsole. This could be a good way to store and maybe share MQSC scripts.
over 1 year ago in MQ, MQ Advanced & MQ Appliance 1 Not under consideration

Provide an option to decouple IBM MQ on Unix/Linux from the mqm user and mqm group and setuid/setgid binaries

IBM MQ v9.2 provides a unzippable version of MQ that no longer requires the mqm user and mqm group or setuid/setgid binaries. This unzippable install is only supported on containers and is also only being maintained in the CD release. Please provi...
over 2 years ago in MQ, MQ Advanced & MQ Appliance 0 Under review

Enhancements needed for MQ Web Console to rule out third party administration tools

We are planning to move away from MQExplorer and other third party administration tools and switch to MQ Web Console as the go-to utility, however most of the basic functionalities which we use on our day to day basis do not exist in the MQ Consol...
about 3 years ago in MQ, MQ Advanced & MQ Appliance 6 Future consideration

Add passphrase support to all MQ interfaces

Currently only the CONNAUTH interface supports passwords/passphrases. Request all login interfaces to support both 8 character passwords and 9-100 character passphrases for login to services.
over 4 years ago in MQ, MQ Advanced & MQ Appliance 2 Not under consideration

Defer client connection refresh when updating SSL keystore on QM

Currently, when updating SSL keystore for a QM, a QM-wide refresh of SSL channel connections is initiated, forcing all clients to drop and re-establish their connections. This creates considerable coordination overhead due to the impact of this op...
over 6 years ago in MQ, MQ Advanced & MQ Appliance 2 Future consideration

Use of XTIOT instead of TIOT in MQ

Recently, we had a problem when trying to add a new member to our Queue Sharing Group. The problem was that the SMDSCONN to this new member started with ALLOCFAIL error. The problem was caused by a full TIOT in the MQ MSTR address space. The solut...
9 months ago in MQ, MQ Advanced & MQ Appliance 2 Planned for future release

Channel status display shows remote queue manager's SSL/TLS Certificate Expiration date

Having the the channel status display show the expiration date for the remote queue manager's SSL certificate would be extremely helpful to avoid disruption of MQ traffic when dealing with business partners or queue managers out of our control.
11 months ago in MQ, MQ Advanced & MQ Appliance 1 Not under consideration

New MQ Queue Manager Event - Unknown Queue Manager Name on Connect

Please create a new MQ Queue Manager Event - Unknown Queue Manager Name on Connect. The Event Message should contain details to help identify the struggling app that is using the wrong queue manager name, things like MQ Client Channel Name and rem...
over 5 years ago in MQ, MQ Advanced & MQ Appliance 3 Not under consideration