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Status Future consideration
Created by Guest
Created on Jan 23, 2024

Users who have LAN ID’s 13 characters or longer

We have several users with default LAN IDs that are sometimes longer than 12 characters.  MQ will truncate any LAN ID they is longer than 12 characters.  When this happens we have the user request a shorter LAN ID (which is not always possible).  It would be extremely beneficial to have the MQ Character length for user/service accounts increased to at least 30 Characters.. 

Idea priority Medium
  • Guest
    Jun 7, 2024

    This is required for us

  • Admin
    Mark Taylor
    Apr 26, 2024

    This is something we are considering for a future version of MQ


Increase the length of shortname in MQ over the current limitation of 12 char

Today when customer setup LDAP in MQ, there is a limitation of 12 char as short name. Please look into it to increase the length of short name over 12 char.
about 2 months ago in MQ, MQ Advanced & MQ Appliance 0 Future consideration

Add SHORTUSR option to AUTHINFO objects of type IDPWOS to lift 12-character-restriction on group names

As of now the SHORTUSR option is only available for AUTHINFO objects of type IDPWLDAP. It allows a circumvention of the 12-character-limit imposed by MQ on LDAP group names. It would be convenient if this would also be possible with AUTHINFO objec...
3 months ago in MQ, MQ Advanced & MQ Appliance 1 Future consideration