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ClearCase file operations may cause system hang on Red Hat 6 x86 32-bit hosts

Technote (troubleshooting)


This technote advises you of a problem with IBM Rational ClearCase fix packs and which may cause a system hang after performing ClearCase file operations on Red Hat 6 x86 32-bit hosts.


After performing ClearCase file operations, the system may hang on any subsequent file operation.


Effects Red Hat Enterprise Linux (RHEL) 6.x, 32-bit, x86 Multi-Processor systems

Resolving the problem

This issue has been resolved in ClearCase and

Document information

More support for: Rational ClearCase
General Information

Software version:,

Operating system(s): Linux

Reference #: 1599399

Modified date: 26 September 2013