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PI73696: The rmtag command fails in drive mapped to a share on Windows

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APAR status

  • Closed as program error.

Error description

  • If you are running the Rational ClearCase cleartool command in a
    share on Windows on a remote machine, you may receive the
    following error:
    H:\>cleartool rmtag -view ch4015_peter
    
    cleartool: Error: Cannot get view info for current view: No such
    file or directory.
    
    WORKAROUND:
    
    If you run the command from the local MVFS drive (example M:) or
    from a local drive (example C:), the command succeeds
    

Local fix

Problem summary

  • ****************************************************************
    * USERS AFFECTED:                                              *
    * Users of cleartool commands.                                 *
    ****************************************************************
    * PROBLEM DESCRIPTION:                                         *
    * Rational ClearCase cleartool commands executed in a share on *
    * Windows on a remote machine may fail.                        *
    ****************************************************************
    * RECOMMENDATION:                                              *
    ****************************************************************
    

Problem conclusion

  • A fix is available in ClearCase versions 9.0.1.9 and 9.0.2.1
    

Temporary fix

Comments

APAR Information

  • APAR number

    PI73696

  • 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

    2016-12-13

  • Closed date

    2020-04-10

  • Last modified date

    2020-04-10

  • 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

[{"Business Unit":{"code":"BU054","label":"Systems w\/TPS"},"Product":{"code":"HW1A1","label":"IBM Power Systems"},"Platform":[{"code":"PF025","label":"Platform Independent"}],"Line of Business":{"code":"LOB08","label":"Cognitive Systems"}}]

Document Information

Modified date:
11 April 2020