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PH11084: CLEARCASE4CDS LABEL FUNCTION FAILS FOR CELLS WITH SPECIAL CHARACTER IN THE CELL NAME

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APAR status

  • Closed as program error.

Error description

  • In IBM Rational ClearCase 9.0.1.5 (Cadence integration:
    ClearCase4Cds) labelling cells with special character returns
    the error and the label is not created on the cell or parent
    directories:
    *Error* ddGetCoManagedSet: argument #1 should be a ddUserType
    (type template = "b") - nil
    
    The label function fails in "Manage hierarchie", "label for a
    cell" and "ClearCase WA"
    
    WORKAROUND:
    Label the cells using an earlier version of ClearCase
    

Local fix

Problem summary

  • ****************************************************************
    * USERS AFFECTED:                                              *
    * Users of the ClearCase Cadence Integration ClearCase4Cds     *
    * label function.                                              *
    ****************************************************************
    * PROBLEM DESCRIPTION:                                         *
    * The ClearCase Cadence Integration ClearCase4Cds label        *
    * function fails for cells with special character in cell name *
    ****************************************************************
    * RECOMMENDATION:                                              *
    ****************************************************************
    

Problem conclusion

  • A fix is available in ClearCase version 9.0.1.8
    

Temporary fix

Comments

APAR Information

  • APAR number

    PH11084

  • Reported component name

    CLEARCASE WIN

  • Reported component ID

    5724G2900

  • Reported release

    901

  • Status

    CLOSED PER

  • PE

    NoPE

  • HIPER

    NoHIPER

  • Special Attention

    NoSpecatt / Xsystem

  • Submitted date

    2019-04-16

  • Closed date

    2019-09-23

  • Last modified date

    2019-09-23

  • APAR is sysrouted FROM one or more of the following:

  • APAR is sysrouted TO one or more of the following:

Fix information

  • Fixed component name

    CLEARCASE WIN

  • Fixed component ID

    5724G2900

Applicable component levels

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Document Information

Modified date:
23 September 2019