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PM65979: 'right click' menu options greyed out in CTE for new file elements

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APAR status

  • Closed as program error.

Error description

  • When a new file element is added to a VOB using the command line
    that was first added as view private file using IBM Rational
    ClearTeam Explorer (CTE) most of the file element menu options
    are greyed out in the right click menu.  After CTE is restarted
    the menu options are available in the right click menu.
    
    Workaround:
    Restart CTE
    

Local fix

Problem summary

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    * PROBLEM DESCRIPTION:                                         *
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    When a new file element is added to a VOB using the command
    line(cleartool mklem) that was first added as view private
    file using IBM Rational ClearTeam Explorer (CTE) most of the
    file element context menu options such as checkout etc are
    greyed out in the right click menu even after refresh(from
    context menu) is done on the file element. After CTE is
    restarted the menu options are available in the right click
    context menu.
    

Problem conclusion

  • A fix is available in ClearCase version 8.0.0.4
    

Temporary fix

Comments

APAR Information

  • APAR number

    PM65979

  • Reported component name

    CLEARCASE WIN

  • Reported component ID

    5724G2900

  • Reported release

    800

  • Status

    CLOSED PER

  • PE

    NoPE

  • HIPER

    NoHIPER

  • Special Attention

    NoSpecatt

  • Submitted date

    2012-06-01

  • Closed date

    2012-09-26

  • Last modified date

    2012-09-26

  • 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

  • R800 PSN

       UP

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Document Information

Modified date:
26 September 2012