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Features not available in Linux version of Rational Rhapsody 8 releases

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Features listed in this document are not available in the Linux version of the IBM Rational Rhapsody version 8 releases.


  • Android application development (feature completely removed in release 8.1.4 of Rhapsody)
  • Automatic Test Generation (ATG) add-on
  • Breakpoint synchronization is not supported in the Wind River VxWorks 6.9 and Wind River Workbench 3.3 integrations
  • C# application development (feature completely removed in release 8.1.4 of Rhapsody)
  • CORBA development
  • Configuration management SCC mode
  • Customizable code generation
  • Eclipse platform integration
  • Functional Mock-up Interface (FMI)
  • Generate support request
  • Helpers can be used, subject to the following limitations:
    • Helpers that are set up to be triggered by actions such as code generation will not work with RhapsodyCL on Linux.
    • When using Java helpers, the JRE used must be the one installed with Rational Rhapsody or a different IBM Java JRE. Also, the JRE cannot be within a ClearCase VOB.
    • Arguments cannot be passed to Java plugins.
  • Import from Rational Rose (feature completely removed in release 8.1.4 of Rhapsody)
  • Languages: Japanese, Korean, Simplified Chinese, Traditional Chinese
  • MathWorks Simulink integration limitations:
    • Managed Mode for Simulink
    • Plant Modeling (exporting a structured block to Simulink for simulation)
  • Microsoft VBA (feature completely removed in release 8.1.4 of Rhapsody)
  • Microsoft Visual Studio integration
  • NATO Architecture Framework (NAF) version of Unified Profile for DoDAF/MODAF (UPDM)
  • NI VeriStand (feature completely removed in release 8.2.1 of Rhapsody)
  • Oracle Java for plug-ins (JVM)
  • Parametric constraint evaluator
  • Rational Rhapsody apps cannot be developed in Linux with SWT libraries. (Note that you can develop Rational Rhapsody apps with Eclipse in Windows and use them for both Linux and Windows.)
  • Rational Rhapsody 64-bit application
  • Rational Team Concert integration
  • Rhapsody Model Manager (feature introduced in release 8.3 of Rhapsody)
  • Safety Critical Development in C
  • Siemens Teamcenter integration (feature completely removed in release 8.2.1 of Rhapsody)
  • SMXF (Simplified/reduced MicroC Framework for C)
  • Split diagrams during export
  • SXF (Simplified eXecution Framework for Safety Critical developers)
  • Target monitoring
  • TestConductor add-on limitations:
    • Cannot be used with Rhapsody in Ada
    • Does not work with RhapsodyCL. As an alternative, you can use the command line of rhapsody.exe with command line option -hiddenui.
    • Integration with Rational Quality Manager 4.0 not supported
    • AUTOSAR SWCs not supported
    • VxWorks 653 platform not supported
  • VxWorks 653 integration
  • Web-enabling a model (Webify)
  • Wizards that help create ProxyPorts
  • XMI Toolkit add-on for Rational Rhapsody is not compatible with RhapsodyCL

Document information

More support for: Rational Rhapsody

Software version: 8.0, 8.0.1, 8.0.2, 8.0.3, 8.0.4, 8.0.5, 8.0.6, 8.1, 8.1.1, 8.1.2,, 8.1.3, 8.1.4, 8.1.5, 8.2, 8.2.1, 8.3

Operating system(s): Linux

Reference #: 7020510

Modified date: 11 December 2017

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