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PI08315: FILES TYPES FOR THE CLEARCASE/CADENCE INTEGRATION ARE MISSING FROM THE MAGIC FILE

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APAR status

  • Closed as program error.

Error description

  • When working in the IBM Rational ClearCase/Cadence integration,
    adding binary Cadence files to source control that do not exist
    in the default magic file will fail with
    
    "Error (ccase):  Type manager "text_file_delta" failed
    create_version operation."
    
    The Cadence file types do not exist in the default magic file.
    

Local fix

  • Manually add the files and the appropriate type to the magic
    file.
    

Problem summary

  • ****************************************************************
    * USERS AFFECTED:                                              *
    * User of IBM Rational ClearCase/Cadence integration.          *
    ****************************************************************
    * PROBLEM DESCRIPTION:                                         *
    * When working in the IBM Rational ClearCase/Cadence           *
    * integration, adding binary Cadence files (*.dm and *.oa) to  *
    * source control that do not exist in the default magic file   *
    * will fail                                                    *
    ****************************************************************
    * 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

    PI08315

  • Reported component name

    CLEARCASE UNIX

  • Reported component ID

    5724G2901

  • Reported release

    712

  • Status

    CLOSED PER

  • PE

    NoPE

  • HIPER

    NoHIPER

  • Special Attention

    NoSpecatt

  • Submitted date

    2013-12-17

  • Closed date

    2014-03-20

  • Last modified date

    2014-03-20

  • 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 UNIX

  • Fixed component ID

    5724G2901

Applicable component levels

  • R712 PSN

       UP

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Document Information

Modified date:
20 March 2014