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How to find version of WebSphere Application Server for CM Server

Technote (FAQ)


Question

How do you determine the version of WebSphere Application Server for IBM Rational Configuration Management (CM) Server of IBM Rational ClearCase?

Cause

You want to update the IBM WebSphere Application Server components in IBM Rational ClearCase and IBM Rational ClearQuest. The versions must be compatible.

Answer

You have two options to determine the version information for WebSphere Application Server for CM Server.


versionInfo
Use the command versionInfo This command generates a report from data from XML files in the properties and version folder. The report includes a list of changed components and installed or uninstalled maintenance packages.

The version info command exist on all operating systems. The location is the eWAS folder.

  • For Unix and Linux: WAS_PATH /bin/versionInfo.sh
  • For Windows: WAS_PATH \bin\versionInfo.bat


See the attachment for a sample output in Windows. See the WebSphere Application Server Reference information under the topic of versionInfo for further information



genVersionReport
Alternatively, you can use the genVersionReport command. The genVersionReport command uses the versionInfo command to generate the versionReport.html report file in the current working directory.

EXAMPLE

C:\Program Files\IBM\RationalSDLC\common\CM\profiles\cmprofile\bin.


The report includes a list of changed components and installed or uninstalled maintenance packages. The genVersionReport script invokes the versionInfo script. The first command specifies the correct parameters to place the information into an HTML file in the current working directory.

You can find the version of the Websphere Application Server IBM HTTP Server (IHS) plugin in the http_pluggin.log in the following path . Note: It should match the version of the other products.

\Program Files\IBM\RationalSDLC\common\IHS\logs



Additional Reference:
Technote 1390803 How to update the IBM WebSphere Application Server components in IBM Rational ClearCase and IBM Rational ClearQuest version 7.1


Cross reference information
Segment Product Component Platform Version Edition
Software Development Rational ClearQuest CM Server AIX, HP-UX, Linux, Solaris, Windows 7.1, 7.1.0.1, 7.1.0.2

Document information

More support for: Rational ClearCase
CM Server

Software version: 7.1, 7.1.1, 7.1.2, 8.0, 8.0.1

Operating system(s): AIX, HP-UX, Linux, Solaris, Windows

Reference #: 1393876

Modified date: 22 February 2010


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