PM78542: Upgrade from ClearCase 7.1.2.2 to 7.1.2.8: does not preserve ClearCase registry

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APAR status

  • Closed as program error.

Error description

  • When performing an IBM Rational ClearCase upgrade from 7.1.2.2
    to 7.1.2.7 or later the ClearCase registry is not preserved.
    
    
    Workaround:
    Backup the ClearCase registry before the upgrade procedure and
    restore it after the upgrade has completed.
    

Local fix

Problem summary

  • The clearcase/rgy folders were not being correctly restored,
    missing the ACL information on the installation directory.
    

Problem conclusion

  • Corrected on upgrades starting 7.1.2.7, the ClearCase Registry
    will be preserved and restored correctly, preventing this issue.
     For older affected releases, follow the instructions at
    :http://www-01.ibm.com/support/docview.wss?uid=swg21623845
    
    To correct the situation.
    

Temporary fix

Comments

APAR Information

  • APAR number

    PM78542

  • Reported component name

    CLEARCASE WIN

  • Reported component ID

    5724G2900

  • Reported release

    712

  • Status

    CLOSED PER

  • PE

    NoPE

  • HIPER

    NoHIPER

  • Special Attention

    NoSpecatt

  • Submitted date

    2012-12-05

  • Closed date

    2013-11-01

  • Last modified date

    2013-11-01

  • 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

    CLEARCASE WIN

  • Fixed component ID

    5724G2900

Applicable component levels

  • R712 PSY

       UP



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Document information


More support for:

Rational ClearCase

Software version:

7.1.2

Reference #:

PM78542

Modified date:

2013-11-01

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