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PI05830: CLMUTIL UNABLE TO REMOVE RTC LINKS TO OBJECTS REMOVED FROM CLEARCASE.

Fixes are available

Rational ClearCase Fix Pack 10 (8.0.0.10) for 8.0
Rational ClearCase Fix Pack 3 (8.0.1.3) for 8.0.1
Rational ClearCase Fix Pack 11 (8.0.0.11) for 8.0
Rational ClearCase Fix Pack 4 (8.0.1.4) for 8.0.1
Rational ClearCase Fix Pack 5 (8.0.1.5) for 8.0.1
Rational ClearCase Fix Pack 12 (8.0.0.12) for 8.0
Rational ClearCase Fix Pack 6 (8.0.1.6) for 8.0.1
Rational ClearCase Fix Pack 13 (8.0.0.13) for 8.0
Rational ClearCase Fix Pack 14 (8.0.0.14) for 8.0
Rational ClearCase Fix Pack 7 (8.0.1.7) for 8.0.1
Rational ClearCase Fix Pack 15 (8.0.0.15) for 8.0
Rational ClearCase Fix Pack 8 (8.0.1.8) for 8.0.1
Rational ClearCase Fix Pack 16 (8.0.0.16) for 8.0
Rational ClearCase Fix Pack 9 (8.0.1.9) for 8.0.1
Rational ClearCase Fix Pack 17 (8.0.0.17) for 8.0
Rational ClearCase Fix Pack 10 (8.0.1.10) for 8.0.1
Rational ClearCase Fix Pack 18 (8.0.0.18) for 8.0
Rational ClearCase Fix Pack 11 (8.0.1.11) for 8.0.1
Rational ClearCase Fix Pack 19 (8.0.0.19) for 8.0
Rational ClearCase Fix Pack 12 (8.0.1.12) for 8.0.1
Rational ClearCase Fix Pack 20 (8.0.0.20) for 8.0
Rational ClearCase Fix Pack 13 (8.0.1.13) for 8.0.1
Rational ClearCase Fix Pack 21 (8.0.0.21) for 8.0
Rational ClearCase Fix Pack 14 (8.0.1.14) for 8.0.1
Rational ClearCase Fix Pack 15 (8.0.1.15) for 8.0.1
Rational ClearCase Fix Pack 16 (8.0.1.16) for 8.0.1
Rational ClearCase Fix Pack 17 (8.0.1.17) for 8.0.1
Rational ClearCase Fix Pack 18 (8.0.1.18) for 8.0.1
Rational ClearCase Fix Pack 19 (8.0.1.19) for 8.0.1
Rational ClearCase Fix Pack 20 (8.0.1.20) for 8.0.1
Rational ClearCase Fix Pack 21 (8.0.1.21) for 8.0.1
Rational ClearCase Fix Pack 22 (8.0.1.22) for 8.0.1
Rational ClearCase Fix Pack 23 (8.0.1.23) for 8.0.1
Rational ClearCase Fix Pack 24 (8.0.1.24) for 8.0.1
Rational ClearCase Fix Pack 25 (8.0.1.25) for 8.0.1

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APAR status

  • Closed as program error.

Error description

  • After removing a version, activity, or other IBM Rational
    ClearCase object that may be linked to a Rational Team Concert
    workitem, the 'clmutil' command will report the following error:
        clmutil: Error: DBID 12345 is neither a ClearCase version
    nor a UCM activity!
    
    Attempts to remove the link using clmutil remove will also fail
    and the following error will occur:
    
    Matching CLM tasks in VOB '\mytestvob':
      CLM task name
    'https://rtctesthost:9443/ccm/resource/itemName/com.ibm.team.wor
    kitem.WorkItem/49654';
        clmutil: Error: DBID 12345 is neither a ClearCase version
    nor a UCM activity!
    clmutil: Error: Database identifier (dbid) not found in
    database: '\mytestvob'.
    clmutil: Error: Cannot remove object from CLM task
    'https://rtctesthost:9443/ccm/resource/itemName/com.ibm.team.wor
    kitem.WorkItem/49654'
    clmutil: Error: CLM task was only partially processed:
    'https://rtctesthost:9443/ccm/resource/itemName/com.ibm.team.wor
    kitem.WorkItem/49654'
    clmutil: Error: Failed to process CLM task
    'https://rtctesthost:9443/ccm/resource/itemName/com.ibm.team.wor
    kitem.WorkItem/49654'.
    Processed 1 CLM tasks in VOB '\mytestvob'.
    

Local fix

Problem summary

  • ****************************************************************
    * USERS AFFECTED:                                              *
    * Users of the Rational ClearCase CLMUTIL utility.             *
    ****************************************************************
    * PROBLEM DESCRIPTION:                                         *
    * Rational ClearCase CLMUTIL utility cannot remove task links  *
    * to objects which no longer exist.                            *
    ****************************************************************
    * RECOMMENDATION:                                              *
    ****************************************************************
    

Problem conclusion

  • A fix is available in ClearCase versions 8.0.0.10 and 8.0.1.3
    

Temporary fix

Comments

APAR Information

  • APAR number

    PI05830

  • Reported component name

    CLEARCASE WIN

  • Reported component ID

    5724G2900

  • Reported release

    800

  • Status

    CLOSED PER

  • PE

    NoPE

  • HIPER

    NoHIPER

  • Special Attention

    NoSpecatt

  • Submitted date

    2013-11-08

  • Closed date

    2014-03-20

  • Last modified date

    2014-09-26

  • 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

  • R800 PSY

       UP

  • R801 PSY

       UP

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Document Information

Modified date:
17 June 2021