Upgrading test assets after RPT upgrade results in version constraint error

Technote (troubleshooting)


Attempts to upgrade IBM Rational Performance Tester (RPT) test assets from version to result in the error "version constraint violation :'com.ibm.rational.test.lt.xxxxxxxxxxx:0.0.0'" with MANIFEST.MF as its source.


Steps to reproduce:

  1. Create a performance project in RPT
  2. Upgrade RPT from version to
  3. Open the project created in step 1
  4. Upgrade the project to by following the upgrade wizard which appears when the project is opened

Expected result: Upgrade process completes successfully.

Actual result: Receive the error version constraint violation :'com.ibm.rational.test.lt.xxxxxxxxxxx:0.0.0'



Resolving the problem

You can resolve the problem by re-creating MANIFEST.MF files for the project.

  1. Open RPT

  2. Export the project as ZIPfile by clicking File > Export > Test > Test Assets with Dependencies

  3. Create a new workspace

  4. Import the ZIP file to this new workspace which will create new MANIFEST.MF for the project.

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