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PM82216: GLOBAL.RULE FILE BECOMES CORRUPT

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APAR status

  • Closed as program error.

Error description

  • global.rule file may become corrupt when sharing a project over
    windows share files.  The project will open but Tester will not
    allow you to edit or execute the test.
    

Local fix

  • Restore the file from back-up.
    

Problem summary

  • ****************************************************************
    * USERS AFFECTED:                                              *
    * All GH Tester and Rational Integration Tester users          *
    ****************************************************************
    * PROBLEM DESCRIPTION:                                         *
    * The rules cache file (global.rule) can be overwritten with   *
    * an empty file                                                *
    ****************************************************************
    * RECOMMENDATION:                                              *
    * GH Tester users should upgrade to GH Tester version 5.4.0.20 *
    * (or above), or migrate to Rational Integration Tester        *
    * version 8.0.1.3 (or above).                                  *
    ****************************************************************
    

Problem conclusion

  • A fix to address this issue was included in GH Tester version
    5.4.0.20. The same fix was included in Rational Integration
    Tester version 8.0.1.3, and Rational Integration Tester version
    8.5.0
    

Temporary fix

Comments

APAR Information

  • APAR number

    PM82216

  • Reported component name

    GREEN HAT TESTE

  • Reported component ID

    5725G79GT

  • Reported release

    540

  • Status

    CLOSED PER

  • PE

    NoPE

  • HIPER

    NoHIPER

  • Special Attention

    NoSpecatt

  • Submitted date

    2013-02-06

  • Closed date

    2013-07-04

  • Last modified date

    2013-07-04

  • 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

    GREEN HAT TESTE

  • Fixed component ID

    5725G79GT

Applicable component levels

  • R540 PSY

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Document Information

Modified date:
04 July 2013