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PM53058: Clicking 'Open Related Record' sometimes returns a NullPointerException error rather an dialog

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APAR status

  • Closed as program error.

Error description

  • If a ClearQuest Web user does not have permission to view a
    record, sometimes clicking ? 'Open Related Record' returns a
    NullPointerException error.
    

Local fix

Problem summary

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    * USERS AFFECTED:                                              *
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    * PROBLEM DESCRIPTION:                                         *
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    * RECOMMENDATION:                                              *
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    If a ClearQuest Web user does not have permission to view a
    record, sometimes clicking ? 'Open Related Record' returns a
    NullPointerException error.
    

Problem conclusion

  • A fix is available in ClearQuest 7.1.2.11 and 8.0.0.7.
    
    ClearQuest Web users that don't have permission now receive
    a detailed insufficient privilege exception.
    

Temporary fix

Comments

APAR Information

  • APAR number

    PM53058

  • Reported component name

    CLEARQUEST WIN

  • Reported component ID

    5724G3600

  • Reported release

    712

  • Status

    CLOSED PER

  • PE

    NoPE

  • HIPER

    NoHIPER

  • Special Attention

    NoSpecatt

  • Submitted date

    2011-11-28

  • Closed date

    2013-06-27

  • Last modified date

    2013-06-27

  • 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

    CLEARQUEST WIN

  • Fixed component ID

    5724G3600

Applicable component levels

  • R712 PSN

       UP

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Document Information

Modified date:
27 June 2013