Sun Java System Web Server 7.0 Update 7 Release Notes


The following table lists the known issues in the localized version of Web Server.

Table 15 Known Issues in Localization

Problem ID 



Search filter “*” does not work correctly for multi-byte strings.


There is no functionality equivalent to use-responseCT-for-headers in Web Server 7.0.

Response header encoding is enabled at the web-app level by setting the value of the configuration parameter use-responseCT-for-headers to any of the values; yes, true, or on in the web-app/sun-web.xml file.

For example, set Response header encoding as follows: 

<parameter-encoding form-hint-field="j_encoding"/>
<property name="use-responseCT-for-headers" value="true" />


Creating socket error message is not localized.


patchrm 125437-15 fails if they are installed in Japanese locale.

Installing patchrm 125437-15 in Japanese locale fails and throws the below error: 

WARNING: patchrm returned <7>

The log file output is as below:  

 XXXXXXXXXXXXXXXXXXX 4: `(' unexpected pkgadd: 
ERROR: checkinstall script did not complete successfully
Installation of <SUNWwbsvr7x> partially failed.

This issue is observed in the following platforms: 

  • SPARC Platform - Solaris 10 with patch 119254-40 through 119254-47 and without 119254-48

  • x86 - Solaris 10 with patch 119255-40 through 119255-47 and without 119255-48


  1. Avoid installing the above listed affected patches. If these patches are already installed, you can remove them by using the patchrm(1M) command to return to a safe patch level.

  2. Avoid installing patches with Japanese locale.

    For more information, see

  3. Apply patch 119254-48 or higher on Solaris 10 SPARC platform and patch 119255-48 or higher on Solaris 10 x86 platform.