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PI93541: RVIEW_AGENT DOES NOT HANDLE WINDOWS LOGOFF OR SHUTDOWN CORRECTLY

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APAR status

  • Closed as program error.

Error description

  • When you are starting a Rational ClearCase Automatic view, you
    may find that you are receiving the following errors:
    
    Warning: Recovery needed for DB
    
    C:\Users\username\rviews_storage\username_automatic_view, auto
    recovery in progress
    
    Warning: Dumping DB
    C:\Users\username\rviews_storage\username_automatic_view
    Error:  C:\IBM\RationalSDLC\ClearCase\bin\rview_dumper_1 exited
    with status 2
    Error: Recovery failed for DB
    
    C:\Users\username\rviews_storage\username_automatic_view
    INFO Db closed
    ERROR: Exiting, status = 20001.
    INFO: Db closed
    INFO: Exiting, status = 2
    
    
    WORKAROUND: Perform and end-view operation either through
    rcleartool or ClearTeam Explorer.
    

Local fix

Problem summary

  • ****************************************************************
    * USERS AFFECTED:                                              *
    * Users of ClearCase Automatic Views.                          *
    ****************************************************************
    * PROBLEM DESCRIPTION:                                         *
    * Automatic views on Windows could be corrupted if they were   *
    * active at the time of a user logoff or system shutdown.      *
    ****************************************************************
    * RECOMMENDATION:                                              *
    ****************************************************************
    

Problem conclusion

  • A fix is available in ClearCase versions 8.0.1.17 and 9.0.1.3
    

Temporary fix

Comments

APAR Information

  • APAR number

    PI93541

  • Reported component name

    CLEARCASE WIN

  • Reported component ID

    5724G2900

  • Reported release

    900

  • Status

    CLOSED PER

  • PE

    NoPE

  • HIPER

    NoHIPER

  • Special Attention

    NoSpecatt / Xsystem

  • Submitted date

    2018-02-08

  • Closed date

    2018-05-01

  • Last modified date

    2018-05-01

  • 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":"BU053","label":"Cloud & Data Platform"},"Product":{"code":"SSSH27","label":"Rational ClearCase"},"Platform":[{"code":"PF025","label":"Platform Independent"}],"Version":"900","Line of Business":{"code":"LOB36","label":"IBM Automation"}}]

Document Information

Modified date:
30 June 2020