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PM66907: Acquiring a locked label type results in an inconsistent lock status for the type.

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APAR status

  • Closed as program error.

Error description

  • IBM Rational Clearcase command 'cleartool mklbtype -acquire
    -global' allows locked label types to be acquired.
    This results in incosistent lock status for the label type
    between the AdminVOB and VOB. The global label type will be
    unlocked while the local type is locked.
    
    WORKAROUND:
    Lock ? unlock the global definition to have a consistent lock
    status
    

Local fix

Problem summary

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    The command "cleartool mklbtype -acquire -global" allows you
    to acquire a lbtype that is locked.
    The end result is a unlocked global lbtype with a locked
    local copy.
    

Problem conclusion

  • Fixed in ClearCase 7.1.2.9 and 8.0.0.5.
    

Temporary fix

Comments

APAR Information

  • APAR number

    PM66907

  • Reported component name

    CLRCASE MSITE W

  • Reported component ID

    5724G3200

  • Reported release

    711

  • Status

    CLOSED PER

  • PE

    NoPE

  • HIPER

    NoHIPER

  • Special Attention

    NoSpecatt

  • Submitted date

    2012-06-15

  • Closed date

    2012-12-15

  • Last modified date

    2012-12-15

  • 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

    CLRCASE MSITE W

  • Fixed component ID

    5724G3200

Applicable component levels

  • R711 PSN

       UP

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Document Information

Modified date:
15 December 2012