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PH27637: CLEARCASE INFOCENTER INCORRECTLY STATES THAT THE MVFS CACHE SETTINGS NEED TO BE CHANGED TO WORK WITH CURRENT SAMBA RELEASES

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APAR status

  • Closed as documentation error.

Error description

  • The IBM Rational ClearCase infocenterat
    https://www.ibm.com/support/knowledgecenter/SSSH27_9.0.1/com.ibm
    .rational.clearcase.cc_admin.doc/topics/t_pcnfssmb_smb_samba_ccc
    onf.htm currently states that the Windows MVFS mnode caches have
    to be significantly reduced from the default values in order to
    reliably use ClearCase.
    
    For current Samba releases on current platforms, this is no
    longer the case.
    

Local fix

Problem summary

  • ****************************************************************
    * USERS AFFECTED:                                              *
    * Users of the "Configuring Rational ClearCase to support      *
    * Samba" topic.                                                *
    ****************************************************************
    * PROBLEM DESCRIPTION:                                         *
    * Infocenter page on MVFS settings for samba significantly out *
    * of date.                                                     *
    ****************************************************************
    * RECOMMENDATION:                                              *
    ****************************************************************
    

Problem conclusion

  • The "Configuring Rational ClearCase to support Samba" topic has
    been updated in the help that installs with ClearCase 9.1 and in
    IBM Knowledge Center for ClearCase 9.1.
    

Temporary fix

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APAR Information

  • APAR number

    PH27637

  • Reported component name

    CLEARCASE WIN

  • Reported component ID

    5724G2900

  • Reported release

    901

  • Status

    CLOSED DOC

  • PE

    NoPE

  • HIPER

    NoHIPER

  • Special Attention

    NoSpecatt / Xsystem

  • Submitted date

    2020-07-20

  • Closed date

    2020-12-21

  • Last modified date

    2020-12-21

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Fix information

Applicable component levels

[{"Line of Business":{"code":"LOB36","label":"IBM Automation"},"Business Unit":{"code":"BU053","label":"Cloud & Data Platform"},"Product":{"code":"SSSH27","label":"Rational ClearCase"},"Platform":[{"code":"PF025","label":"Platform Independent"}],"Version":"901"}]

Document Information

Modified date:
23 December 2020