IBM Rational Business Developer 9.0 has been made generally available and contains new features as well as fixes for client-reported and internally found defects.
|This section provides an overview on what is new in this release with a description of any new functions 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.|
|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.|
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|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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How critical is this fix?
|This release is a service release of Rational Business Developer. It contains new features as well as fixes for client-reported and internally found defects.|
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
|PM79202||IES bug 130295 fix to address debugger freezes with Windows 7|
|PM81855||RBD v18.104.22.168 EGL Source format function doesn't work correctly|
|PM88329||Retrieve SQL Fails For Synonyms On zVSE|
|PM79394||Exception when setting up a Debug Message Listener|
|PM81508||The strlib.clip(1) function in an EGL incorrectly strips the trailing blank in addition to the leading blank in an EGL program|
|PM85557||EGL Debugger performance issues using hotswapping|
|PM81462||SSLC0008E received when customer tried to use an HTTPS port using HTTP protocol|
|PM84625||Incorrect display of DojoEditor in DojoTitlePane|
For enhancements in Rational Business Developer 9.0, see the What's new in Rational Business Developer 9.0.
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Problems (APARS) fixed