Upgrading ClearCase on Windows resets a custom version-extended name suffix value to the default value

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Upgrading IBM Rational ClearCase on Microsoft Windows from (or earlier) to (or later), or from (or earlier) to (or later) will cause a nondefault value for the version-extended name suffix is reset to the default value, @@.


The nondefault value of the version-extended name suffix has been reset to the default.

Resolving the problem

To restore your custom value:

  1. Select IBM Rational ClearCase > Home base > Administration > Control Panel > MVFS

  2. Edit the value of Extended Naming Suffix

  3. Restart ClearCase

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