Opening a ToGAF 9 Framework enabled Encyclopedia in Rational System Architect leads to error "Error Parsing Property Set Files"
Attempts to open an Encyclopedia after enabling ToGAF 9 framework in IBM Rational System Architect results in Error Parsing Property Set Files
Some of the Definitions get deselected in the encyclopedia configuration when there is a change in the Frameworks.
Resolving the problem
To resolve this, apply the following steps:
- Launch Rational System Architect
- Click on Tools and open Encyclopedia File manager
- Select the Encyclopedia on which you are getting the error after enabling the ToGAF Framework
- In the File Manager Window, Export the USRPROPS.TXT and delete the same
- Re-Open the encyclopedia and get to Tools > Customize Method Support > Encyclopedia Configuration
Note: Ensure that the options for the corresponding Definitions for which you are getting parsing errors are checked.
- Click OK
- Import the USRPORPS.TXT exported in Step 3 from the menu option Tools > Customize User Properties > Import USRPROPS.TXT
- Reopen the Encyclopedia