CCWeb; Error: Unable to open clearcase snapshot view registry:Permission denied
This technote explains why the error, CCWeb; Error: Unable to open clearcase snapshot view registry:Permission denied, occurs when trying to load a directory using a IBM® Rational® ClearCase® Remote Client or updating a CCWeb view.
Getting the following error when attempting either of the following operations:
- Trying to load one directory using CCRC
- Updating a CCWeb view
P roblems performing ClearCase operation:
CCWeb: Error: Unable to open clearcase snapshot view registry:Permission denied.
The following are possible causes for this error:
- Invalid characters are being used in file names being loaded.
For instance, the use of some characters may cause issues when operating in a environment with various clients and servers running different operating systems. See: Differences in supported character sets
- The users home directory may not be mounted or cannot be accessed. There is also a file ".ccase_svreg" in the user's home directory which may not be accessible during the view update. Access to the .ccase_svreg file is needed to perform the update.
Resolving the problem
Solution for Cause 1
Remove invalid characters from the file names and retry.
Solution for Cause 2
Ensure that the user's home directory is mounted and that the permissions on the .ccase_svreg file are correct.
Refer to technote 1148996 Identify the snapshot view root location for further information about the .ccase_svreg file permissions.
|Software Development||Rational ClearCase||ClearCase Web (CCWeb)|
More support for:
ClearCase Remote Client
Software version: 7.0.1, 7.1, 7.1.1, 7.1.2
Operating system(s): Linux
Reference #: 1300235
Modified date: 05 March 2013