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PI59905: CLEARTOOL DESC -FMT %[DSTREAMS]XP TRUNCATES OUTPUT TO 153907 BYTES

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APAR status

  • Closed as program error.

Error description

  • If you run the command cleartool desc -fmt %[dstreams]Xp , you
    will find that the output is truncated to 153907 bytes.
    

Local fix

Problem summary

  • ****************************************************************
    * USERS AFFECTED:                                              *
    * Users of ClearCase cleartool commands using "-fmt            *
    * %[dstreams]Xp".                                              *
    ****************************************************************
    * PROBLEM DESCRIPTION:                                         *
    * IBM ClearCase cleartool commands using "-fmt %[dstreams]Xp"  *
    * may overflow it's output buffer.                             *
    ****************************************************************
    * 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

    PI59905

  • 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

    2016-03-29

  • Closed date

    2016-05-29

  • Last modified date

    2016-05-29

  • 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:
29 May 2016