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PI07723: USING CYGWIN COMMANDS WITHIN DYNAMIC VIEWS CAUSES A STOP ERROR (BSOD)

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APAR status

  • Closed as program error.

Error description

  • When you are working in an IBM Rational ClearCase dynamic view,
    you may experience a Microsoft Windows STOP Error (BSOD) when
    running Cygwin commands.
    
    For example:
    
    In a bash shell, cd into  view/von context and run:
    run: touch <any file>
    
    The machine will crash with a BSOD
    

Local fix

Problem summary

  • ****************************************************************
    * USERS AFFECTED:                                              *
    * Users of IBM Rational ClearCase using Cygwin commands in a   *
    * dynamic view on a Microsoft Windows(R) system.               *
    ****************************************************************
    * PROBLEM DESCRIPTION:                                         *
    * The user might encounter a Microsoft Windows(R) STOP error   *
    * when issuing Cygwin commands in a dynamic view.              *
    ****************************************************************
    * RECOMMENDATION:                                              *
    * Upgrade to IBM Rational ClearCase versions 8.0.0.09 or       *
    * 8.0.1.02.                                                    *
    ****************************************************************
    

Problem conclusion

  • IBM Rational ClearCase versions 8.0.0.09 and 8.0.1.02 will no
    longer generate STOP errors when using Cygwin commands in a
    dynamic view.
    

Temporary fix

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APAR Information

  • APAR number

    PI07723

  • Reported component name

    CLEARCASE WIN

  • Reported component ID

    5724G2900

  • Reported release

    800

  • Status

    CLOSED PER

  • PE

    NoPE

  • HIPER

    NoHIPER

  • Special Attention

    NoSpecatt

  • Submitted date

    2013-12-09

  • Closed date

    2013-12-19

  • Last modified date

    2014-10-08

  • 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:
08 October 2014