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PM60516: Double-byte characters appear corrupted when running a cleartool command

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APAR status

  • Closed as Permanent restriction.

Error description

  • When you are running an English version of IMB Rational
    ClearCase and your advanced locale settings in the Microsoft
    Windows Control Panel are set to Japanese on your English
    operating ysytem, files added to source control will appear
    corrupted .
    

Local fix

Problem summary

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    ClearCase cleartool output garbles multi-byte chars when
    using mixed code pages (user locale ?? system locale).
    

Problem conclusion

  • ClearCase does not support mixed code pages (user locale ??
    system locale).
    

Temporary fix

Comments

APAR Information

  • APAR number

    PM60516

  • Reported component name

    CC&CC MSITE WIN

  • Reported component ID

    5724G3300

  • Reported release

    711

  • Status

    CLOSED PRS

  • PE

    NoPE

  • HIPER

    NoHIPER

  • Special Attention

    NoSpecatt

  • Submitted date

    2012-03-15

  • Closed date

    2012-05-11

  • Last modified date

    2012-05-11

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Fix information

Applicable component levels

[{"Business Unit":{"code":"BU053","label":"Cloud & Data Platform"},"Product":{"code":"SSSH3S","label":"Rational ClearCase MultiSite"},"Component":"","ARM Category":[],"Platform":[{"code":"PF025","label":"Platform Independent"}],"Version":"7.1.1","Edition":"","Line of Business":{"code":"LOB36","label":"IBM Automation"}}]

Document Information

Modified date:
11 May 2012