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PI52979: CLEARTOOL DESC

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APAR status

  • Closed as program error.

Error description

  • When describing a file element version in an IBM Rational
    Clearcase Versioned Object Base (VOB), the output will be
    truncated at 153097 bytes when formatting the describe to only
    return labels. (-fmt '%Nl")
    

Local fix

  • An unformatted describe will return all labels applied on the
    version.
    

Problem summary

  • ****************************************************************
    * USERS AFFECTED:                                              *
    * Users of Rational ClearCase cleartool describe command       *
    * (using: -fmt %Nl).                                           *
    ****************************************************************
    * PROBLEM DESCRIPTION:                                         *
    * When describing a file element version in an IBM Rational    *
    * Clearcase Versioned Object Base (VOB), the output will be    *
    * truncated at 153097 bytes when formatting the describe to    *
    * only return labels. (-fmt %Nl)                               *
    ****************************************************************
    * 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

    PI52979

  • 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

    2015-11-23

  • 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:
17 June 2021