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cleartool diff incorrectly reports: Warning: Directory has multiple names for the same object

Troubleshooting


Problem

This technote identifies an issue that can occur in IBM Rational ClearCase (CC) where running a cleartool diff generates the message [] warning:"Warning: Directory has multiple names for the same object"[] even though there is no object with multiple names.

Symptom


Performing a cleartool diff incorrectly reports this message:

Warning: Directory has multiple names for the same object

Cause


This issue has been identified as a product defect, APAR PK78700.

Resolving The Problem


The defect has been resolved in ClearCase 7.0.0.6, 7.0.1.5 and 7.1.0.2

The warning message can be safely ignored after checking that the directory in fact has no multiple names for the same object.

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Document Information

Modified date:
16 June 2018

UID

swg21366757