Rational Software Architect RealTime Edition Fix Pack 1 (18.104.22.168) for 9.0
IBM Rational Software Architect RealTime Edition 22.214.171.124 has been made generally available and contains fixes to version 9.0 including all predecessor fix packs.
The Change history section provides an overview on what is new in this release with a description of any new functions or enhancements when applicable.
The How critical is this fix section provides information related to the impact of this release to allow you to assess how your environment may be affected.
The Prerequisites section provides important information to review prior to the installation of this release.
The Download package section provides the direct link to obtain the download package for installation in your environment.
The Installation instructions section provides the installation instructions necessary to apply this release into your environment.
The Known side effects section contains a link to the known problems (open defects) identified at the time of this release.
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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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C++ compiler requirements
Before you can install and use Rational Software Architect RealTime Edition, you must install a Gnu-based C++ compiler such as Cygwin. For more information, review the C++ compiler requirements in the product information center.
Disk space requirements
You need the following disk space to store and extract the electronic parts, and install Rational Software Architect RealTime Edition 126.96.36.199:
Extracting the compressed files
Extract all compressed files into the same directory.
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The following sections provide detailed information related to this release.
How critical is this fix?
This is a maintenance release. It contains fixes for client-reported and internally found defects.
There are no known issues to report.
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
Important: Limitations to NIST SP800-131A compliance
In version 188.8.131.52, there are some limitations to the NIST SP800-131A compliance. For detailed information, see this Online Help topic.
Review the following list of open defects.
|PI05415||Get Java errors in the .log file when trying to import specific Rational Rose RealTime model|
|PI06752||profile epx file size keep increasing even if the model is the same|
|PI06850||Defects in sequence diagram|
|PI07417||Loading workspace on "Pending Changes" view causes the product to crash|
|PM64342||After performing an automatic merge, sequence diagram interaction use fragments may overlap each other.|
|PM73174||Sometimes saving changed "guard point" causes an error with this message "Operation already executed"|
|PM77725||Synchronizing root shadow packages doesn't work|
|PM80708||Unconditional "else" guard mandatory for choice points according to documentation|
|PM81683||In v8.5.1 - exit action code in a state causes build errors because of no variables of rtg_list and rtg_count|
|PM82145||Keyboard focus shift caused null exception|
|PM82495||Can't deal with fragmenting big things|
|PM83829||The product hangs when opening large files in Source Editor|
|PM84094||Moving sequence diagram notes to the right causes the fill color to disappear|
|PM84497||OK button not accessible in "print diagram" dialog window|
|PM86270||Unreadable characters on printed class diagrams|
|PM87271||The left/center/right justification buttons in the appearance property tab of geometric shape does not have any effect.|
|PM87278||Transformation configuration intermittently not executed|
|PM87698||Connecting to proxy might result in the product crashing|
|PM87903||Missing text when saving diagrams as PNG|
|PM88124||Class Properties - Sorting of Operations|
|PM88984||Include Java 6 Security Update fixes for v8.0.4.x|
|PM89249||Browsing for the type of an operation or attribute results in IllegalArgumentException|
|PM89708||Default Modeling Appearance is not applied during drawing|
|PM89730||Comparing with Local History for a inherited capsule fails and removes changes|
|PM89815||The product freeze when building large model|
|PM90054||Clicking on Accept All Non-Conflicting changes does not resolve all non-conflicting changes when there are no conflicts pre|
|PM90138||Project Explorer tree has no text labels|
|PM90619||Link order in generated 0.mk is incorrect: linker errors|
|PM92861||Passive Classes C-models: root-shadowpackages are C++ models instead of C models|
|PM94011||After leaving Documentation, "Quote" and "Code Sample" return to "Normal" font|
|PM95025||Unable to open capsule properties-double click|
|PM95158||Modeling tools (for example, UML) are not allowed to participate in file content during Accept by default|
|PM96155||In v184.108.40.206, constantly updating Rational RequisitePro when no changes have been made|
|PM96283||Fields not updated in C++ Class Diagram|
|PM96442||Error when opening Activity Diagram: ActivityImpl incompatible with ActivityEdge|
|PM96697||Models become inconsistent when moving models or elements between projects|
|PM96973||Some sequence diagrams can't be opened|
|PM97598||Imported state diagrams show substate icon|
|PM98893||Add a tab to display trigger guards|
Known problems are recorded in individual documents in the Support knowledge base. As problems are discovered and resolved, the knowledge base will be updated and maintained with any new information. By searching the knowledge base, you can quickly find workarounds or solutions to problems.To learn about the problems or limitations that were found in this version at the time of its release and any workarounds or solutions that are available, see IBM Support Portal.
Review the New features and enhancements document for a complete description of the new features and enhancements in the version 9.0.x releases.
Click the link in the Download Options column:
|Download||RELEASE DATE||LANGUAGE||SIZE(Bytes)||Download Options
What is Fix Central(FC)?
|RSA RealTime Edition 220.127.116.11||13 Dec 2013||English||10||FC|
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Software version: 18.104.22.168
Operating system(s): Linux, Windows
Reference #: 4036444
Modified date: 15 April 2014