Customers running IBM Rational Requirements Composer version 4.0 and 188.8.131.52 are advised to contact IBM Support to obtain a patch to prevent a potential out of memory error that prevents access to project data.
Users might encounter a problem where they no longer have access to view/update artifacts in Requirements Composer until the system is restarted due to a known defect. The defect have been resolved in the 4.0.1 release, and a patch is available for the 4.0 and 184.108.40.206 releases which can be obtained by contacting IBM Rational Support.
1) A JVM heap dump shows the heap consumed by com.ibm.fronting.server.common.folder.Folder objects. See screenshot for details:
2) Error in jts.log:
2012-11-22 10:43:28,342 [ jts.jfs.indexer./rm.triple] ERROR nternal.monitoring.ServiceExecutionMonitorRegistry - CRJAZ1065I Failed to execute preInvoke.
at java.lang.Object.clone(Native Method)
See defect work item FolderHelper.getPath does not handle relative folder path (66180) for additional details.