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Release Notes


This document contains the Release Notes for IBM Rational ClearCase version 8.0.1. 1.


Obtaining IBM Rational ClearCase version
To download IBM Rational ClearCase and obtain information about defects fixed in this release, see

What's new
For information about new features in this release, see

System requirements
For information about supported configurations and related technical information, see

Compatibility with other versions and products
For information about version and product compatibility, see

Installing and upgrading ClearCase
For information about installing and upgrading Rational ClearCase, refer to the following Help topic:

Status of the feature level and VOB schema version
There are no changes to the feature level or VOB schema version at this release. For information about the correspondences between feature levels and ClearCase versions, refer to the following technote:

Known problems
Known problems are described in individual documents in the Support knowledge base. As problems are discovered and resolved, the knowledge base is updated and maintained with new information. By searching the knowledge base, you can find workarounds or solutions to problems. To learn about the known limitations and problems in this update, and any workarounds that are available, see

Contacting IBM Rational Support
For information about accessing Rational Support resources, see:


CCRC WAN Server: Provides CCRC with access to ClearCase repositories through web views. GUI and command-line interfaces are supported.

ClearTeam Explorer Extension: A version of CTE for installation into Rational desktop products. The extension is installed using IBM Installation Manager specifying the CCRC.EXT offering.

ClearTeam Explorer for Eclipse IDE: A version of CTE for installation into Eclipse IDEs. It is installed using the Eclipse update manager from an update site on either the CCRC WAN Server or a ClearCase client.

ClearCase zOS Extension: A set of ClearCase features that mainframe users use to perform ClearCase operations.

MultiSite core server: MultiSite servers including the shipping server.

MultiSite shipping server only: Includes only the MultiSite shipping server store-and-forward software.

Native client: A ClearCase client running on the Windows, UNIX system, or Linux operating systems. These clients support dynamic and snapshot views, a command line interface, and GUIs.

RFE: Request for Enhancement. A request for a product feature or support for a platform or operating system.

v.r.m.f: IBM's product release identification format, which identifies the version, release, modification level, and fixpack level of a software offering.

To read IBM legal notices for ClearCase version, refer to the following Help topic:

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Modified date:
24 October 2018