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Rational Test RealTime Fix Pack 4 ( for 8.0

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IBM Rational Test RealTime has been made generally available and contains fixes to version 8.0 including all predecessor fix packs.

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Table of Contents
Sections Description
This section provides an overview on what is new in this release with a description of any new functionality or enhancements when applicable.
This section provides information related to the impact of this release to allow you to assess how your environment may be affected.
This section provides important information to review prior to the installation of this release.
This section provides the direct link to obtain the download package for installation in your environment.
This section provides the installation instructions necessary to apply this release into your environment.
This section contains a link to the known problems (open defects) identified at the time of this release.
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Click to review the detailed system requirements information for a complete list of hardware requirements, supported operating systems, prerequisites and optional supported software, with component-level details and operating system restrictions.
Click to browse for the version of your product information center available on the product information library page.
Click to review a complete list of the defects (APARs) resolved in this release including a list of resolved defects for the entire version family.
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Installation Instructions

For more information about the installation requirements and the installation procedure, review the Rational Test RealTime Information Center.

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Impact Assessment
Impact Description
This release is a maintenance release of Rational Test RealTime 8.0. It contains fixes for client reported and internally found defects.

Problems solved

Click the Fix List link in the table of contents above to review a list of the problems solved in this release.

Known side effects

The following list of defects are still open as of this release.

APAR / Internal ID
Installation PM76569 Installation failed (error status 23) when Installation Directory and Shared resources Directory are not on the same drive.

: use the same drive for both.
Test RealTime for Eclipse IDE RATLC01815421 On Linux versions of the product with GTK, if icons are not displayed in the menus of the Eclipse IDE, reconfigure your system with the command gconf-editor. For more details see
Test RealTime for Eclipse IDE RATLC01815422 In Rational Test RealTime for the Eclipse IDE, the ECDT does not work with minGw compiler because 'make' is not delivered with MinGw.

: download 'make' from
Target Deployment Port PM69396 Opening an XDP file, on Windows 7 without Administrator right, results in 'unexpected character' when the installation is located into C:\Program Files\IBM.

: remove the xdp file in 'C:\Users\\AppData\Local\VirtualStore\Program Files\IBM\TestRealTime\targets\xml' with the same name. The long term workaround is to set full control on directories \targets and \targets\xml and \examples\... for user .

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What is Fix Central(FC)?
Test RealTime 19 Apr 2013 US English 497077623 FC

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More support for: Rational Test RealTime

Software version:

Operating system(s): AIX, Linux, Solaris, Windows

Reference #: 4034827

Modified date: 19 April 2013

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