PM52265: Explorer diagrams do not use style settings for 'Refresh' after it has been saved

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APAR status

  • Closed as program error.

Error description

  • Configuration:
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    Tool = Rational System Architect
    Version = 11.4.1
    
    Description:
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    Explorer diagrams do not use style settings for 'Refresh' after
    it has been saved
    
    How to reproduce:
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    1. Open a new encyclopedia
    2. Add the following usrprops and reopen the encyclopedia
    
    RENAME DEFINITION 'User 1' TO 'AA'
    RENAME DEFINITION 'User 2' TO 'AB'
    
    DEFINITION 'AA' {
    PROPERTY 'ABs' {EDIT LISTOF 'AB' LENGTH 1200 }
    }
    
    3. Create one AA and add/define three ABs related to that
    4. Create a new Explorer diagram (Landscape style)
    5. Drag the AA definition to the diagram
    6. Right-click the AA symbol and select 'Show immediate
    relatives'
    7. Select one of the AB symbols and change its color
    8. Press the 'Set style' button
    9. Delete all symbols inside the AA symbol
    10. Right-click the AA symbol and select 'Refresh selected
    symbols and its successors'
    
    ==? The symbols get the new color (as expected)
    
    11. Save the diagram
    12. Repeat steps 9 ? 10
    
    ==? The symbols now get a different (random?) color
    
    Other information:
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    13. Repeat steps 7-10
    
    ==? Whatever color chosen in step 7 the color from step 12 is
    given
    
    Work around:
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    Delete the top symbol and reuse the reports in question
    

Local fix

Problem summary

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    * USERS AFFECTED:                                              *
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    * PROBLEM DESCRIPTION:                                         *
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    * RECOMMENDATION:                                              *
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    The color of the next level symbols is being overwritten by
    the one of the container symbol.
    

Problem conclusion

  • The block of code overwriting the contained symbols' color
    has been removed.
    

Temporary fix

Comments

APAR Information

  • APAR number

    PM52265

  • Reported component name

    TLOGIC SYS ARCH

  • Reported component ID

    5724V68SA

  • Reported release

    B40

  • Status

    CLOSED PER

  • PE

    NoPE

  • HIPER

    NoHIPER

  • Special Attention

    NoSpecatt

  • Submitted date

    2011-11-15

  • Closed date

    2013-06-14

  • Last modified date

    2013-06-14

  • 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

    TLOGIC SYS ARCH

  • Fixed component ID

    5724V68SA

Applicable component levels

  • RB40 PSN

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More support for:

Rational System Architect

Software version:

11.4

Reference #:

PM52265

Modified date:

2013-06-14

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