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PI88572: THE NET USE OUTPUT OF THE MVFS CHANGED IN 8.0.1.15 AND LATER

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APAR status

  • Closed as program error.

Error description

  • When you run the net use command, you may see the following, if
    you have upgraded to Rational ClearCase 8.0.1.15 or later:
    
    M:        \\view\\                  ClearCase Dynamic Views
    
    In previous version you would see:
    
    M:        \\view                  ClearCase Dynamic Views
    

Local fix

Problem summary

  • ****************************************************************
    * USERS AFFECTED:                                              *
    * Users of ClearCase dynamic views on Microsoft Windows        *
    ****************************************************************
    * PROBLEM DESCRIPTION:                                         *
    * When ClearCase dynamic views are in use, the expected output *
    * of the net use command is:                                   *
    * M:        \\view                  ClearCase Dynamic Views    *
    *                                                              *
    * Due to a change made in ClearCase versions 8.0.1.15,         *
    * 9.0.0.5, and 9.0.1.1, this was instead displaying            *
    * M:        \\view\\                  ClearCase Dynamic Views  *
    ****************************************************************
    * RECOMMENDATION:                                              *
    ****************************************************************
    

Problem conclusion

  • The output of the net use command for the ClearCase dynamic
    views root M: drive has been corrected in ClearCase 8.0.1.16,
    9.0.0.6, and 9.0.1.2.
    

Temporary fix

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APAR Information

  • APAR number

    PI88572

  • 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

    2017-10-09

  • Closed date

    2017-12-18

  • Last modified date

    2017-12-18

  • 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

  • R801 PSY

       UP

  • R900 PSY

       UP

  • R901 PSY

       UP

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Document Information

Modified date:
18 December 2017