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PM52252: CCRC CLIENT FAILS TO MERGE ELEMENTS WITH MERGETYPE SET TO COPY

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APAR status

  • Closed as program error.

Error description

  • CCRC Client fails to merge elements with mergetype set to copy
    
    
    ClearCase CM Server and CCRC 7.1.2.4
    
    Linux
    
    
    To Reproduce:
    
    1)  Make a new element with two branches
    
    2)  Load a CM Server CCRC View with one of the config specs used
    to make one of the branches in the element
    
    3)  Select ?Show version tree? for the element
    
    4)  Select ?Merge to view selected version...? for the version
    on the other branch
    
    5)  Compare window proposes the changes and does not
    automatically copy the ?From? version to the ?To? version
    
       Note:  This is true for ?Window -? Preferences -? Team -?
    ClearCase Remote Client -? Integration -? Compare/Merge
    Preferences -? ?Use this tool as the default?:
       Eclipse
       ClearCase External
       CCRC Integrated (UTF-8)
    
    
    Workaround:  None
    

Local fix

Problem summary

  • ****************************************************************
    * USERS AFFECTED:                                              *
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    * PROBLEM DESCRIPTION:                                         *
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    * RECOMMENDATION:                                              *
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    Fixes a problem where the CTE Version Tree tool was
    incorrectly invoking manual merges for elements with a
    merge-type of 'copy'.
    

Problem conclusion

  • A fix is available in ClearCase versions 7.1.2.7 and 8.0.0.3
    

Temporary fix

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APAR Information

  • APAR number

    PM52252

  • Reported component name

    CC&CC MSITE UNI

  • Reported component ID

    5724G3301

  • Reported release

    711

  • Status

    CLOSED PER

  • PE

    NoPE

  • HIPER

    NoHIPER

  • Special Attention

    NoSpecatt

  • Submitted date

    2011-11-15

  • Closed date

    2012-06-25

  • Last modified date

    2012-06-25

  • 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

    CC&CC MSITE UNI

  • Fixed component ID

    5724G3301

Applicable component levels

  • R711 PSN

       UP

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Document Information

Modified date:
25 June 2012