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PI78185: CLEARCASE MVFS WILL NOT BUILD AFTER UPDATE TO POST-RELEASE KERNEL ON SUSE 12 SP2 HOSTS

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APAR status

  • Closed as program error.

Error description

  • When attempting to rebuild the IBM Rational ClearCase
    MultiVersion Filesystem (MVFS) after applying a vendor kernel
    update to a SuSE 12 SP2 host, the MVFS will not build.
    

Local fix

  • Edit the RATL_EXTRAFLAGS line to add -DRATL_COMPAT32. for
    example:
    
    RATL_EXTRAFLAGS := -DRATL_SUSE -DRATL_VENDOR_VER=1202 -
    DRATL_EXTRA_VER=0 -m64 -DRATL_COMPAT32
    

Problem summary

  • ****************************************************************
    * USERS AFFECTED:                                              *
    * Users of ClearCase on SuSe 12 SP2 systems.                   *
    ****************************************************************
    * PROBLEM DESCRIPTION:                                         *
    * On a Linux system running SuSe 12 SP2, when attempting to    *
    * build the ClearCase MultiVersion Filesystem (MVFS) as part   *
    * of installing ClearCase, the MVFS driver module will not     *
    * build successfully.                                          *
    ****************************************************************
    * RECOMMENDATION:                                              *
    ****************************************************************
    

Problem conclusion

  • This problem is fixed in ClearCase versions 8.0.1.15, 9.0.0.5,
    and 9.0.1.1
    

Temporary fix

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APAR Information

  • APAR number

    PI78185

  • Reported component name

    CLRCASE MSITE W

  • Reported component ID

    5724G3200

  • Reported release

    900

  • Status

    CLOSED PER

  • PE

    NoPE

  • HIPER

    NoHIPER

  • Special Attention

    NoSpecatt / Xsystem

  • Submitted date

    2017-03-14

  • Closed date

    2017-09-13

  • Last modified date

    2017-09-13

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Fix information

  • Fixed component name

    CLRCASE MSITE W

  • Fixed component ID

    5724G3200

Applicable component levels

  • R801 PSY

       UP

  • R900 PSY

       UP

  • R901 PSY

       UP

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Document Information

Modified date:
17 June 2021