System Requirements for ClearCase 2003.06.xx

Preventive Service Planning


Abstract

This document summarizes the system requirements for IBM Rational ClearCase and ClearCase MultiSite version 2003.06.00 on Microsoft Windows, UNIX and Linux.

Content


IMPORTANT NOTICE: Support for ClearCase 2003.06.xx has been discontinued as of 30 September 2008. For information on previously discontinued versions, refer to IBM lifecycle document.

Detailed ClearCase System Requirements lists can be found here: Rational ClearCase System Requirements List


2003.06.00 Supported ClearCase & ClearCase MultiSite Releases

All ClearCase 2003.06.x clients and servers are compatible with each other. 2002.05.x clients are compatible with 2003.06.x servers configured with the appropriate feature level.

For required vendor patches or recommendations for your platform, review the appropriate Release Notes.

Note: If you are using the Visual Studio .NET and 2003.06.00 ClearCase dynamic views with remote view servers please review technote 1139357.


GLOSSARY:

CCRC: The ClearCase Remote Client is a stand-alone application built on Eclipse Rich Client Platform (RCP) Technology and includes its own installer and IBM JRE. Support for this platform as well as the CCRC plug-in for Eclipse can be found in technote 1224586.

Hardware Platform: The Hardware upon which ClearCase is supported.

OS: Operating System - The operating system which ClearCase is supported.

Revision: Operating System Patches or Service Releases which ClearCase is supported.

RFE: Request for Enhancement. A change request focused on support for the platform or operating system.


ClearCase, ClearCase MultiSite 2003.06.xx (v6) Windows
Hardware Platform
OS
Revision
Comments

Windows Vista
Windows Server 2003 R2
Windows Server 2003 R2 will not be supported in 2003.06.00
(Only ClearCase 7.0.1)



Windows Server 2003


SP2
SP1
Initial
Standard & Enterprise Edition

SP2 Support added in clearcase_p2003.06.16.NT-2007C and later

SP1 Support added in Service Release 5 and later
Windows XP Professional
SP2
SP1
SP2 support added in Service Release 3 (2003.06.13) or later

Windows 2000
SP4
SP3 4
SP2 4
SP4 Support added in Service Release 2 (2003.06.12) and later
Windows NT 4.0 4
SP6a
IMPORTANT:
  • ClearCase 2003.06.xx is not supported on 64-bit Windows Operating Systems
  • ClearCase 2003.06.xx is not supported on Windows XP Service Pack 3 (SP3), and there are no plans to add support for this release.


Note:
Review the following technotes for additional information on platform related support.
ClearCase, ClearCase MultiSite 2003.06.xx (v6) UNIX and Linux
Hardware Platform
OS
Revision
Comments




HP PA-RISC
11.0

11.11
11.11 is also referred to as
11iv1


11.23

11.23a
11.23 is also referred to as
11iv2
Support added in patches
clearcase_p2003.06.00-20
clearcase_p2003.06.00-21


HP Itanium2
11.22
11i 1.6
11.23
11.23a
Support added in patches
clearcase_p2003.06.00-4
clearcase_p2003.06.00-5






SPARC
2.6 4
7 4
8
9



10 3
Support added in patches
clearcase_p2003.06.00-26
clearcase_p2003.06.00-27

Only Global Zones are supported.

See Footnote 3 for OpenSolaris support.

See section below for Solaris 10 on x86 and x64

ZFS - Zettabyte File System - requires version clearcase_p2003.06.00-51 and clearcase_p2003.06.00-50

4.3.3 4
5.1

5.1.0.15
Requires Maintenance level 4 per
IY38471
5.2


5.3
Support added in patches clearcase_p2003.06.00-10
clearcase_p2003.06.00-11

TL7 is the last supported update.
Review technote 1288079 for TL7 post-install issue.





Red Hat Enterprise Linux 6
AS, ES, WS


Support added in patches clearcase_p2003.06.00-28 clearcase_p2003.06.00-29
Support added in patches clearcase_p2003.06.00-35 clearcase_p2003.06.00-36
Support added in patches clearcase_p2003.06.00-37
clearcase_p2003.06.00-38
Update 5
Support added in patches clearcase_p2003.06.00-48 clearcase_p2003.06.00-49
Update 6
Support added in patches
clearcase_p2003.06.00-55
clearcase_p2003.06.00-56(mvfs)
5
RHEL 5 will not be supported on 2003.06.00


SUSE Linux Enterprise Server 6
9

9 SP1

9 SP2

Support added in patches
clearcase_p2003.06.00-28
clearcase_p2003.06.00-29

9 SP3
Support added in patches
clearcase_p2003.06.00-30
clearcase_p2003.06.00-31
10
SUSE 10 will not be supported on 2003.06.00







Red Hat Enterprise Linux 6
AS, ES, WS
3
Not supported at this time

4
Support added in patches
clearcase_p2003.06.00-20
clearcase_p2003.06.00-21
Support added in patches clearcase_p2003.06.00-23
clearcase_p2003.06.00-24
Support added in patches clearcase_p2003.06.00-28 clearcase_p2003.06.00-29
Support added in patches clearcase_p2003.06.00-35 clearcase_p2003.06.00-36
Support added in patches clearcase_p2003.06.00-37 clearcase_p2003.06.00-38
Support added in patches clearcase_p2003.06.00-48 clearcase_p2003.06.00-49
Support added in patches
clearcase_p2003.06.00-55
clearcase_p2003.06.00-56(mvfs)
5
RHEL 5 will not be supported on 2003.06.00









SUSE Linux Enterprise Server 6
7 4
kernel 2.4.7 only 6

8 4
kernel 2.4.19 only 6

United Linux 1.0

8
SP3 4
kernel 2.4.21 only 6

Requires vnode layer rebuild 1

9
Support added in patches
clearcase_p2003.06.00-14
clearcase_p2003.06.00-16

9
SP1
Support added in patches
clearcase_p2003.06.00-20
clearcase_p2003.06.00-21

9
SP2
Support added in patches
clearcase_p2003.06.00-28
clearcase_p2003.06.00-29

9
SP3
Support added in patches
clearcase_p2003.06.00-30
clearcase_p2003.06.00-31
10
SUSE 10 will not be supported on 2003.06.00

Red Hat
Linux Professional 6
7.2 4
kernel 2.4.9 only 6
7.3 4
kernel 2.4.18 only 6
8.0 4
kernel 2.4.18-14 only 6
9 4
kernel 2.4.20 only 6











Red Hat Enterprise Linux 6
AS, ES, WS
2.1 4

3 5
Initial - Update 4
Support added in patches
clearcase_p2003.06.00-4
clearcase_p2003.06.00-5
Support added in patches clearcase_p2003.06.00-23
clearcase_p2003.06.00-24
Support added in patches clearcase_p2003.06.00-28 clearcase_p2003.06.00-29
Support added in patches clearcase_p2003.06.00-35 clearcase_p2003.06.00-36
Support added in patches clearcase_p2003.06.00-37 clearcase_p2003.06.00-38

4
Support added in patches
clearcase_p2003.06.00-20
clearcase_p2003.06.00-21
Support added in patches clearcase_p2003.06.00-23
clearcase_p2003.06.00-24
Support added in patches clearcase_p2003.06.00-28 clearcase_p2003.06.00-29
Support added in patches clearcase_p2003.06.00-35 clearcase_p2003.06.00-36
Support added in patches clearcase_p2003.06.00-37 clearcase_p2003.06.00-38
Support added in patches clearcase_p2003.06.00-48 clearcase_p2003.06.00-49
Support added in patches
clearcase_p2003.06.00-55
clearcase_p2003.06.00-56(mvfs)
5
RHEL 5 will not be supported on 2003.06.00




Red Hat Desktop 6
Support added in patches clearcase_p2003.06.00-28 clearcase_p2003.06.00-29
Support added in patches clearcase_p2003.06.00-30 clearcase_p2003.06.00-31
Support added in patches clearcase_p2003.06.00-35 clearcase_p2003.06.00-36
Support added in patches clearcase_p2003.06.00-37 clearcase_p2003.06.00-38
5
RHD 5 will not be supported on 2003.06.00









SUSE Linux 6Enterprise Server 2

8 4
kernel 2.4.19 only 6

United Linux 1.0
8
SP3 4

kernel 2.4.21 only 6
Standard
Server 8 4

kernel 2.4.19 only 6

9
Support added in patches
clearcase_p2003.06.00-10 clearcase_p2003.06.00-11

9
SP1
Support added in patches
clearcase_p2003.06.00-20
clearcase_p2003.06.00-21

9
SP2
Support added in patches
clearcase_p2003.06.00-28
clearcase_p2003.06.00-29

9
SP3
Support added in patches
clearcase_p2003.06.00-30
clearcase_p2003.06.00-31
10
SUSE 10 will not be supported on 2003.06.00





SUSE Linux 6
Novell Linux Desktop 2
9

9
SP1

9
SP2
Support added in patches
clearcase_p2003.06.00-14
clearcase_p2003.06.00-16

9
SP3
Support added in patches
clearcase_p2003.06.00-30
clearcase_p2003.06.00-31


Solaris


10
Note: See on Footnote 3 OpenSolaris support.

Note: Only Global Zones are supported

ZFS - Zettabyte File System - requires version clearcase_p2003.06.00-51 and clearcase_p2003.06.00-50.


























x86-64


AMD64 2

&

EM64T 2













Red Hat Enterprise Linux 6
AS, ES, WS

3 5
Initial - Update 4
Support added in patches
clearcase_p2003.06.00-4
clearcase_p2003.06.00-5
Support added in patches clearcase_p2003.06.00-23
clearcase_p2003.06.00-24
Support added in patches clearcase_p2003.06.00-28 clearcase_p2003.06.00-29
Support added in patches clearcase_p2003.06.00-35 clearcase_p2003.06.00-36
Support added in patches clearcase_p2003.06.00-37 clearcase_p2003.06.00-38

4
Support added in patches
clearcase_p2003.06.00-20
clearcase_p2003.06.00-21
Support added in patches clearcase_p2003.06.00-23
clearcase_p2003.06.00-24
Support added in patches clearcase_p2003.06.00-28 clearcase_p2003.06.00-29
Support added in patches clearcase_p2003.06.00-35 clearcase_p2003.06.00-36
Support added in patches clearcase_p2003.06.00-37 clearcase_p2003.06.00-38
Support added in patches clearcase_p2003.06.00-48 clearcase_p2003.06.00-49
Support added in patches
clearcase_p2003.06.00-55
clearcase_p2003.06.00-56(mvfs)
5
RHEL 5 will not be supported on 2003.06.00




Red Hat Desktop 6
Support added in patches clearcase_p2003.06.00-28 clearcase_p2003.06.00-29
Support added in patches clearcase_p2003.06.00-30 clearcase_p2003.06.00-31
Support added in patches clearcase_p2003.06.00-35 clearcase_p2003.06.00-36
Support added in patches clearcase_p2003.06.00-37 clearcase_p2003.06.00-38
5
RHD 5 will not be supported on 2003.06.00







SUSE Linux Enterprise Server 6


8
SP3 4
kernel 2.4.21 only 6

Support added in patches
clearcase_p2003.06.00-4
clearcase_p2003.06.00-5

9
Support added in patches
clearcase_p2003.06.00-10 clearcase_p2003.06.00-11

9
SP1
Support added in patches
clearcase_p2003.06.00-20
clearcase_p2003.06.00-21

9
SP2
Support added in patches
clearcase_p2003.06.00-28
clearcase_p2003.06.00-29
Support added in patches
clearcase_p2003.06.00-30
clearcase_p2003.06.00-31
10
SUSE 10 will not be supported on 2003.06.00



SUSE Linux 6 Novell Linux Desktop
2

9
SP1
Support added in patches
clearcase_p2003.06.00-28
clearcase_p2003.06.00-29

9
SP2
Support added in patches
clearcase_p2003.06.00-30
clearcase_p2003.06.00-31

9
SP3
Support added in patches
clearcase_p2003.06.00-35
clearcase_p2003.06.00-36
10
SUSE 10 will not be supported on 2003.06.00


Solaris


10
Note: See on Footnote 3 OpenSolaris support.

Note: Only Global Zones are supported.


ZFS - Zettabyte File System - requires version clearcase_p2003.06.00-51 and clearcase_p2003.06.00-50





















SGI





















IRIX 4
6.5.13 F, M
6.5.14 F, M
6.5.15 F, M
6.5.16 F, M
6.5.17 F, M
6.5.18 F, M
6.5.19 F, M
6.5.20 F, M
6.5.21 F, M
6.5.22 F, M

Support added in patch
clearcase_p2003.06.00-4 clearcase_p2003.06.00-5

6.5.23 F, M
Support added in patch
clearcase_p2003.06.00-7 clearcase_p2003.06.00-8

6.5.24 F, M
Support added in patches clearcase_p2003.06.00-10 clearcase_p2003.06.00-11

6.5.25 F, M
Support added in patches clearcase_p2003.06.00-10 clearcase_p2003.06.00-11

6.5.26 F, M
Support added in patches
clearcase_p2003.06.00-14
clearcase_p2003.06.00-16

6.5.27 F, M
Support added in patches
clearcase_p2003.06.00-20
clearcase_p2003.06.00-21

6.5.28 F, M
Support added in patches
clearcase_p2003.06.00-40
clearcase_p2003.06.00-39

6.5.29 F, M
Support added in patches
clearcase_p2003.06.00-40
clearcase_p2003.06.00-39

6.5.30 F, M
Support added in patches
clearcase_p2003.06.00-40
clearcase_p2003.06.00-39



Note: Although not specifically listed, all variations of Linux kernels listed for the Enterprise Versions of Linux vendor products in the above matrix are also supported - e.g., SMP, BIGMEM, etc....

If no specific kernel revisions are listed, all variations supported by the specific vendor are also supported for ClearCase.

For more information on Linux platform support, please refer to the links at the bottom of this page.

Footnote 1: For instructions on rebuilding the vnode layer, review the ClearCase Install Guide for Linux.

Footnote 2: The ClearCase download name supporting this is 'rhat_x86'

Footnote 3: Rational does not support ClearCase on OpenSolaris versions of Solaris 10 or later. Review technote 1234501 for a complete list of restrictions.

Footnote 4: ClearCase 2003.06.00 is the last release to support this Operating System. For more information, please refer to the technote on Platform Support Discontinuance.

Footnote 5: Review technote 1236900 for performance issue with RHEL3

Footnote 6: Review the Support Policy for ClearCase on Linux for details about kernel usage.


ClearCase International Edition Languages

For ClearCase 2003.06.10, 2003.06.12 and 2003.06.13, the platforms supported in English were also supported in the following languages:

  • German (as spoken in Germany)
  • French (as spoken in France)
  • Swedish
  • Italian (as spoken in Italy)
  • Japanese
  • Simplified Chinese (as spoken in the People's Republic of China

Beginning with ClearCase 2003.06.14, many additional languages were supported. The supported languages included all simple text languages (such as Spanish, Brazilian Portuguese, Slovak and Russian) and ideographic languages (such Traditional Chinese and Korean). Unicode-based locales and complex languages are not supported (such as Hebrew, Arabic and Thai). For the list regarding which languages are supported in ClearCase 2003.06.14 and later refer to technote
1229688.

The following platforms and their corresponding version above are supported with 2003.06.10:
    • Windows
    • Solaris
    • HP-UX
    • AIX

Related information

System Requirements for ClearCase LT 2003.06.00
Supported Network Access and Storage Platforms
Rational ClearCase Linux Support Policy
Discontinued ClearCase Family Releases
ClearCase Support Home
Visual Studio .NET and remote dynamic views
ClearCase Install Guide for Linux
Supported Browsers and Web Servers
Platform Support Discontinuance
About ClearCase and support on dual CPU machines
About RAID levels and ClearCase
SUSE kernel revisions by SP
Available Service Releases and Patches for 2003.06.00
Supported 3rd Party Integrations for 2003.06.00

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Operating system(s):

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Reference #:

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Modified date:

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