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Number(count) of in-flight messages being processed at any given point of time in a message flow.

I have a requirement where a message flow FLOW1 deployed under ExecutionGroup 1 has to check the number(count) of in-flight messages processed by FLOW2(a web service provider) deployed under ExecutionGroup 2. The FLOW2 will be running with multipl...
about 9 years ago in App Connect 3 Delivered

Eclipse toolbar button to open Workspace filesystem location

Add a button to the Integration Toolkit to immediately open / jump-to the filesystem location of the current Workspace
over 6 years ago in App Connect 3 Delivered

Connect to the SAP HANA DB with WMB V7006 or IIB V9

We have a developer who is trying to connect to SAP HANA odbc DB. As far as i know, this not a supported db from message broker. But he insists he is able to connect to the db from his local broker. He has HANA client installed on his windows lapt...
over 9 years ago in App Connect 3 Delivered

Allow FileInputNode to work with Read only file Permissions

Currently the FileInputNode insists on write permissions on all files it reads. I had a conversation with the lab about this and was told that in theory it can work with read only permission but write is used to prevent reads of files that are sti...
about 3 years ago in App Connect 2 Delivered

Allow proxy authorisation credentials to be stored in the broker registry

Proxy Authorization requires manual adjustment of HTTP Headers, and this in turn requires storing the proxy-user & proxy-password in either UDP's or a UserDefined Configurable Service. Both of these store the password in clear text, and this i...
almost 10 years ago in App Connect 3 Delivered

gcc 4.8.6 support

IIB 10 supports SLES12 SP2, however gcc 4.8.6 which is included in SLES12 SP2 is not supported. IIB 10 only supports lower version of gcc (4.4.7) at the moment and C user defined extensions can't be developed in SLES 12 SP2.
over 6 years ago in App Connect 2 Delivered

Segregate deployment activities from build activities

Discussions were held with IBM on creating commands which allowed for the separation of duties between deployment of altered flows and their attachment to specific resources. For example, this would allow a single implementation to support many in...
about 10 years ago in App Connect 5 Delivered

IBM IMS Transaction Manager Resource Adapter is not opening its TCP/IP sockets for SSL traffic with TCP_NODELAY

We require the option to be able to set tcpnodelay during SSL socket creation by the IMS Connect Adapter.Currently the Adapter only sets the tcpnodelay option for a nonSSL Socket. In RFE 104467 a fix was delivered for WAS, we need the same fix for...
almost 7 years ago in App Connect 2 Delivered

In IIB cannot deploy application containing User Defined Node AND shared library

In IIB there is an issue deploying an application that has both a User Defined Node in one of the message flows AND is linked to a shared library. If we use a static library there is no issue.
over 7 years ago in App Connect 2 Delivered

XMLNSC parser to write out characters that are not available in the current code page as XML entities

M&S require a new function for the XMLNSC parser to write out characters that are not available in the current code page as XML entities rather than throwing a parser exception.
over 11 years ago in App Connect 3 Delivered