06 History of changes
Administrator Client, Client, Designer, Server
Notes/Domino/Domino Designer R5.0a Fix List

Lotus Notes and Lotus Domino Release 5.0a
Quarterly Maintenance Update (QMU)

This notice is to inform you that there is a Quarterly Maintenance Update (QMU) to R5. The QMU is called R5.0a and contains eighteen fixes. Below is the fix list for R5.0a . This copy of the list is public and can be distributed to customers. This QMU is applicable to all platforms for the R5 client and server. FCS of R5.0a on CD for NA and IE is scheduled for 5/28/99.
R5.0a QMU fixes


SPR# MPEY46BVSB, JKAH46SQKX - Fix a problem which prevented Web administrators from creating new replicas and new copies of databases.


SPR# JKEN46PSWC - Fix a problem with attachments being lost when forwarding messages using Internet mail from a mail file with the "Encrypt Incoming Mail" option set.

SPR# JPKR46YT69 - Fix a problem which caused the user's ECL to be modified when editing the Domino Directory Administration ECL. If the administrator selected Action->Edit Administration ECL in the Domino Directory and selected the Java applet security or the JavaScript security radio button, the change would be set for the Administrator's workstation as well.

SPR# CBRN4772PS - Fix two problems which prevented clients using Notes R5 (France) from connecting to International English or US servers using port encryption. Note that R5.0a must be on the client and on the server for the fix to work.

Domino Enterprise Connect Services

SPR# GSAN46HTU3 - Fix problems with the interface to Oracle databases.


SPR# DPAT46FU4X - Prevent the corruption of an action bar which is edited to remove an image resource assigned as the background image by clearing the image name, which is specified in the Action Bar infobox on the second panel. The actions are deleted and attempts to display the action bar may result in the client hanging or crashing.

Install - Unix

SPR# TCAR47DJ4N - Fix the Unix installer so that you can install from a Kit image copied from the Domino CD.

SPR# TDOE47ELYW - Fixed a problem which prevented a Unix install from working on a machine which had previously had R4.5x and been upgraded to R4.6x.


SPR# MACY463P5D - Fix a server crash or the return of an incorrect number of hits when searching against a domain index.

SPR# DKEY46APTZ - Prevent a SCOS database from being damaged (losing its designation as the single copy object store) during compact. If you have a database which has been already damaged, please call Notes Support Services or go to to obtain a tool to fix the database.

SPR# MCHT46FKL6 - Prevent an intermittent problem with documents missing from views in the Domino Directory, potentially causing problems like replication failures. Running the fixup utility and then rebuilding the views will also fix the views.

SPR# GPFM46VNXL - Allow mail to be delivered even if the error, "NSF monitor pool is full," is encountered. This problem will be addressed more fully in a future release to prevent the error from occurring.

SPR# RHON474SQ7 - Fix a memory corruption problem which could result in damaged data and/or server crashes.

SMTP Server

SPR# MGAN46XK6V - Fix a crash of the SMTP Server caused by the incorrect processing of incoming

SPR# GPFM46HNFS - Prevent a router crash caused by processing Macintosh attachments in Internet mail.

Template - Domino Directory

SPR# RJAN46VR44 - Change the replica ID of the R5 Domino Directory template to match that of the R4 Address Book template so that the template will replicate correctly.

Web Server

SPR# JCHN46SR34 - Fix a memory corruption problem which caused the Microsoft HTTP Server to fail.

SPR# SLYS46PSQX - Fix a problem on the AIX server which causes applications that use reverse IP lookup to determine the location of a user to fail.

SPR# AWHN46ZN34 - Fix an intermittent crash in the HTTP server which is not easily reproducible.