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PI45746: CHECKVOB COMMAND MAY INCORRECTLY DETERMINE STORAGE FORMAT FOR REPLACEMENT CONTAINER DURING CHECKVOB -POOL -FIX

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APAR status

  • Closed as program error.

Error description

  • When attempting to repair missing/corrupt source containers in
    an IBM Rational ClearCase Versioned Object Base (VOB), the
    checkvob tool may incorrectly determine the storage format of
    the potential replacement container when the element type
    manager is one of the more-recently introduced element types:
    Rose/xde/Unicode, etc.
    

Local fix

Problem summary

  • ****************************************************************
    * USERS AFFECTED:                                              *
    * Users of the Rational ClearCase Versioned Object Base (VOB)  *
    * checkvob tool.                                               *
    ****************************************************************
    * PROBLEM DESCRIPTION:                                         *
    * When attempting to repair missing/corrupt source containers  *
    * in an IBM Rational ClearCase Versioned Object Base (VOB),    *
    * the checkvob tool may incorrectly determine the storage      *
    * format of the potential replacement container when the       *
    * element type manager is one of the more recently introduced  *
    * element types: Rose/xde/Unicode, etc.                        *
    ****************************************************************
    * RECOMMENDATION:                                              *
    ****************************************************************
    

Problem conclusion

  • A fix is available in ClearCase versions 8.0.0.18, 8.0.1.11 and
    9.0.0.1
    

Temporary fix

Comments

APAR Information

  • APAR number

    PI45746

  • Reported component name

    CLEARCASE WIN

  • Reported component ID

    5724G2900

  • Reported release

    801

  • Status

    CLOSED PER

  • PE

    NoPE

  • HIPER

    NoHIPER

  • Special Attention

    NoSpecatt / Xsystem

  • Submitted date

    2015-07-27

  • Closed date

    2016-05-27

  • Last modified date

    2016-05-27

  • 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

  • R900 PSY

       UP

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Document Information

Modified date:
16 June 2021