Fix list for Rational Lifecycle Integration Adapters Tasktop Edition

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This document contains a complete listing of releases, refreshes, fix packs and interim fixes sorted by version for IBM Rational Lifecycle Integration Adapters Tasktop Edition.

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Interim Fix 1 (1.1.5.1)
Link Date Released Status
Defect Description
44581 Fixed issue with repository schema refresh when tasks are missing data.
Fixed an issue which caused licensing on Flex editions to stop working.
44193 Fixed an issue where IBM ClearQuest Connector could not refresh query due to invalid user login names.
44157  Fixed an issue where IBM ClearQuest Connector could not connect to a test database.
44283 Fixed a bug in Rational Requirement Composer connector that caused the artifact retrieval to fail because of not finding the right artifact format.
44026 Fixed an issue where Doors Next Generation requirements with custom user fields could not be retrieved.
43500 Fixed "Project must be specified" error in the JIRA Connector. .

Fix Pack 1 (1.1.5.1)
Link Date Released Status
Defect Description
42816 Some network operations, including queries, will be re-executed automatically when authorization expires.
41968 Tasktop Sync truncates validation messages to ensure errors do not occur for very lengthy validation messages.
41850 Improved handling of periodic repository authentication errors. Added configuration of repository back-off to settings.
41565 Fixed error in SyncStateManager.
41301 The Web UI dashboard will now show the same task mapping listing as the Services view.
40548 Tasktop Sync's status transition caster can now be used with source attributes other than the standard status attribute.
40504 Expired perpetual licenses will no longer result in error messages but instead with info messages informing that product support and maintenance has ended.
38599 Tasktop Sync will only allow the user to configure attachment or comment synchronization if the repositories being synchronized support the synchronization.
37632 Sync will stop submitting the same change after 5 attempted failures.

Interim Fix 4 (1.1.5)
Link Date Released Status
Defect Description
44026 Fixed an issue where Doors Next Generation requirements with custom user fields could not be retrieved.

Fix Pack 1 (1.1.5.1)
Link Date Released Status
Defect Description
42816 Some network operations, including queries, will be re-executed automatically when authorization expires.
41968 Tasktop Sync truncates validation messages to ensure errors do not occur for very lengthy validation messages.
41850 Improved handling of periodic repository authentication errors. Added configuration of repository back-off to settings.
41565 Fixed error in SyncStateManager.
41301 The Web UI dashboard will now show the same task mapping listing as the Services view.
40548 Tasktop Sync's status transition caster can now be used with source attributes other than the standard status attribute.
40504 Expired perpetual licenses will no longer result in error messages but instead with info messages informing that product support and maintenance has ended.
38599 Tasktop Sync will only allow the user to configure attachment or comment synchronization if the repositories being synchronized support the synchronization.
37632 Sync will stop submitting the same change after 5 attempted failures.

Interim Fix 3 (1.1.5)
Link Date Released Status
Defect Description
42816 Some network operations, including queries, will be re-executed automatically when authorization expires.
41850 Improved handling of periodic repository authentication errors. Added configuration of repository back-off to settings.
41565 Fixed error in SyncStateManager.

Interim Fix 2 (1.1.5)
Link Date Released Status
Defect Description
40528 Atlassian JIRA (SDK): Changed JIRA response handling to better reflect successful attachment requests.
40746 Microsoft Team Foundation Server (SDK): Fixed an issue where Microsoft Team Foundation Server Connector set Closed Date field as read-only.

Interim Fix 1 (1.1.5)
Link Date Released Status
Defect Description
39030 Added support for new 6.0.1 release from IBM.
CVE-2015-7575 (Upgraded to Java 1.8.0_72-b15) Oracle Critical Patch Update Advisory - January 2016: Use of the weak RSA-MD5 signature for certificate signing allows a man-in-the-middle attack on TLS connections, a.k.a. SLOTH. The fix disables RSA-MD5 signatures for TLS and the CertPath API.

1.1.5
Link Date Released Status
Defect Description
39648 Tasktop Sync can now read Time Worked entries with missing information
38790 Tasktop Sync will only display errors and warnings for the currently in use configuration files.
38638 Scripted Attribute Handlers can now specify the attributes they handle. The specified attributes will be considered as having been mapped with no 'required' field warnings being shown for these attributes.
38241 Fixed an issue where Tastop Sync would fail to synchronize changed attachments.
38403 Fixed UI scrolling problem with multi-select fields in query wizard.
38289 Fixed an issue where invalid enumeration lists in the schema blocked the application from starting.
37628 Scheduled Jobs will work in locales using commas instead of periods for decimal formatting.
36696 Line Breaks will automatically be removed from Attachment Descriptions and Titles if not supported by the target repository.
36558 Fixed an issue that could result in an error about aborting requests to secure storage.
36491 When running as a service, if a lock on the runtime workspace cannot be acquired the process will end.

Interim Fix 2 (1.1.4.1)
Link Date Released Status
Defect Description
38241 Fixed an issue where Tasktop Sync would fail to synchronize changed attachments.
38363 Fixed an error in the Tasktop Sync documentation for the Attribute Based Person Mappings example.
38626 Fixed pagination of predefined queries in the IBM Rational Team Concert connector.
38583 Fixed synchronization of worklogs that belong to a user that has been deleted from VersionOne.
37760 Fixed an issue where the IBM Rational Requirements Composer connector failed to connect to non-SSL servers.
38715 Atlassian JIRA connector now supports fields like "watchers", "comments", and custom single-selects on Atlasssian JIRA OnDemand and Atlasssian JIRA 7.1.0.

Interim Fix 1 (1.1.4.1)
Link Date Released Status
Defect Description
38403 TFixed UI scrolling problem with multi-select fields in query wizard.
38289 Fixed an issue where invalid enumeration lists in the schema prevented Sync from starting.
37628 Scheduled Jobs will work in locales using commas instead of periods for decimal formatting.
37097 Jira transition schema now allows Issue Type, cascading select fields, and label fields to be included.
38032 Fixed an issue where the HP ALM connector wrongly claims a string field value containing multi-byte characters is too long.
38380 Improved performance of artifact retrieval in the Rational Team Concert Connector.
36792 IBM Rational Team Concert unassigned user repository setting will be set correctly when upgrading from Mylyn to SDK connector.
38231 Improved schema refresh performance of Team Foundation Server Connector.
38201 Fixed an issue where items with a schema that is missing certain fields could not be retrieved
38077 Fixed an issue in RRC where querying could fail when retrieving artifacts without a summary.

Fix Pack 1 (1.1.4.1)
Link Date Released Status
Defect Description
35944 Tasktop Sync can now be started without its internal web server (web/oslc capabilities disabled).
35702 Improved handling of attribute changes while state transitions happen concurrently.
35547 Tasktop Sync will ensure that tasks whose data failed to download are redownloaded .
35470 Improved handling of Time Worked entries with zero duration.
35416 Fixed No More Handles issue stemming from Connector branding image duplication.
35228 Users can now copy text from the Connector Requirements descriptions in wizards.
34037 Sync will apply any mapping whose strategy is "Apply Always" during every submission.
33659 Metrics email now reports "Synchronizations" and "Created"
33383 Fixed an issue where template mappings would fail to load the attribute mapping editor.
33377 Switching multiple mappings to a new template will only write to the configuration file once when all mappings have been updated.
32650 Improved performance of Sync schema generation for SDK connectors.
32623 Tasktop Sync will no longer attempt to submit unchanged attributes.
32259 Improved responsiveness of New Mapping from Mapping Template wizard.
36696 Line Breaks will automatically be removed from Attachment Descriptions and Titles if not supported.
36558 Fixed an issue that caused Sync to report an error about aborting requests to secure storage.

Interim Fix 1 (1.1.4.0_iFix001)
Link Date Released Status
Defect Description
35114 The IBM Rational ClearQuest Connector will now always execute the MODIFY action labelled "Modify" when updating an artifact. Users must ensure that all artifact types they want to work with have one MODIFY action named "Modify".
35416 Fixed No More Handles issue stemming from Connector branding image duplication.
34701 Fixes an issue where users that are not members of a project or project team cannot be used to post comments.
34644 RTC connector now detects expired authentication states.
35467 Fixes an issue where the Rational Team Concert Connector was not properly detecting stale sessions and failing to re-authenticate.
35455 To limit returned queries, the Rational Team Concert Connector will now only retrieve queries created by the authenticated user.
35659 The ClearQuest connector will no longer follow references when attempting to fetch options for reference based single-select fields.
35114 Fixed an issue where the IBM Rational ClearQuest connector would fail to update an artifact when the artifact type was configured with more than one MODIFY action.
35400 Fixed an issue where saving an artifact in "Removed" state would cause an error.

Interim Fix 2 (1.1.3.2_iFix002)
Link Date Released Status
Defect Description
31079 Requires Groovy script for functionality, see attachments. Mappings may need to be edited depending on TFS object type.
30729 Fixed an issue where task retrieval may fail if users were missing display names.
29622 Fixed an issue where attributes marked for sync again would be forgotten when a task enters the error or pending state.
31095 Fixed an issue that caused the update of a DOORS artifact to fail if a non-standard view was set as default.
31415 Added support for multi-value lists with labels containing spaces and Unicode chars.
31413 Added log warnings if view metadata cannot be found.
30666 Added overrides to the server side maxQueryLimit to retrieve as many WorkItems as a query would match.
31079 Added support for state transitions including setting a Reason.

Fix Pack 2 (1.1.3.2)
Link Date Released Status
Defect Description
29626 Fixed an issue ensuring that all authentication information necessary to log into third party systems is always properly encrypted. Note that this authentication information has never been transmitted in unencrypted form to Tasktop or as part of authentication procedures. This additional security measure is intended to ensure that it is also never stored in unencrypted form.
29568 Fixed an issue causing some task mappings to not get upgraded during connector upgrade.
29064 Fixed an issue where upgrading Jira repositories which have been used in Sync mappings before Sync 2.8 would result in an error.
28732 Fixes an issue where during a connector upgrade Tasktop Sync may not correctly migrate all historical Sync records.
28718 Fixed an issue where running the repository URL change wizard resulted in a memory error.
28702 Fixed an issue with preserving nested list formatting in rich text fields.
28549 Fixed an issue where Time Worked could be overwritten when Time Worked synchronization was disabled
28322 Synchronizations that go into the pending queue are no longer logged as errors.
28057 Fixed an issue closing the task mapping editor regardless of which mapping is open during a connector upgrade.
28045 Fixed an issue with missing URLs when synchronizing rich text with images.
28020 Fixed issue where Tasktop Sync may remove the attachment mapping configuration during a configuration update.
27998 Fixed an issue with sorting jobs in the progress view.
27901 Fixed an issue that could occur when upgrading a connector with old mapping history.
27914 Fixed an issue with blank line formatting during rich text synchronization.
27879 Fixed an issue with worklog deletion between CA PPM and Atlassian JIRA.
27899 Fixed a performance issue while upgrading to a new connector.
27885 Fixed an issue when updating the proxy store configuration on template based mappings.
27869 Task Mapping Editor ensures that Attachment Mapping configuration exists when configuration is saved.
27625 Improved handling of concurrent change detection during submit.
27402 Fixed an issue with reconciliation of worklogs between source and proxy.
27271 Improved type labels on schema page.
26626 Improved performance when generating repository schemas.
25408 Tasktop Sync now stores basic web configuration in a per-workspace preference store.

Interim Fix 1 (1.1.3.1_iFix001)
Link Date Released Status
Defect Description
28549 Fixed an issue where Time Worked could be overwritten when Time Worked synchronization was disabled
24662 PPM "Dynamic Lookup" fields are now supported when specialized per-field NSQL scripts are present. Feature explanation added to Tasktop user manual. Also, PPM Tasks now have support for "Cost Type".

Fix Pack 1 (1.1.3.1)
Link Date Released Status
Defect Description
26326 Fixed an issue where the first change to an artifact after its repository URL was updated would not be synchronized
26203 Flex licensing driver location now correctly specified in the License Server Settings preference page.
25963 Resolved issue in Quickstart where task lists were not updated when changing repository
25631 Fixed an issue with secure SMTP email notifications
25438 Attachments, Comments and Proxy Store information are correctly displayed in the Sync Web Mapping page
25422 Fixed proxy attribute parsing error when upgrading from older versions
25308 Fixed an issue where Sync would fail to start up if a lock was held on the Sync database
25166 Fixed a templates defect which could cause an attribute to fail to synchronize in the presence of one-way mappings
24813 Fixed issue where a schema out-of-date dialog stopped the Sync service from auto-starting
24443 Synchronizations incorrectly labeled as active before starting will be moved to the error queue
24324 Optimized Sync history trimming in order to eliminate out of memory related errors
13527 Dialogs now show options in the order provided by the connector
23252 Duplicate target values removed in value mapping caster
23083 Synchronizer.xml format has been updated. The element has been re-ordered to appear directly after the element.
22669 Improved performance of internal operations to resolve TASK_MAPPING_STATE timeout waiting for lock issue

Interim Fix 5 (1.1.3_iFix005)
Link Date Released Status
Defect Description
27625 Capturing changes during target task submit and synchronizing them back to the source task.

Interim Fix 4 (1.1.3_iFix004)
Link Date Released Status
Defect Description
27093 Fixed a with invalid characters (^\*) in defect summaries.
26929 Fixed a limitation that restricted attachment filenames to 85 characters.

Interim Fix 3 (1.1.3_iFix003)
Link Date Released Status
Defect Description
26203 Flex licensing driver location now correctly specified in the License Server Settings preference page.

Interim Fix 2 (1.1.3_iFix002)
Link Date Released Status
Defect Description
25631 Fixed and issue with secure SMTP email notifications.
25438 Attachments, Comments and Proxy Store information are correctly displayed in the Sync Web Mapping page.
25422 Fixed proxy attribute parsing error when upgrading from older versions.
22669 Improved performance of internal operations to resolve TASK_MAPPING_STATE timeout waiting for lock issue.
25166 Fixed a templates issue which could cause an attribute to fail to synchronize in the presence of one-way mappings.
24813 Fixed issue where a schema out-of-date dialog stopped the Sync service from auto-starting.
25231 To avoid SSL POODLE attacks, the web user interface now only supports TLS protocol.

Mod Pack 3 (1.1.3)
Link Date Released Status
Defect Description
24445 Fixed problem with invalid warning indicators appearing next to tasks that have been manually marked for synchronization.
23328 Proxy details and flag settings in Templates are now read-only.
23304 Fix to gracefully handle invalid properties in a template.
22643 Fixed a problem with database transaction commit/rollback that caused the synchronizer stop running.
22353 Clarity PPM Connector now correctly declares no attachment synchronization support.
22045 Resolved persistence issue that could cause dialog pop-ups during synchronizations.
21606 Fixed a problem where a New Query dialogue is cut off when attempting to create a query.
21536 Fixed a comment parsing concurrency issue related to "TASK_MAPPING_STATE" table lock.
21240 Fixed a comment parsing concurrency problem that resulted in WikiText errors.
21053 Improved Tasktop Sync Studio Dashboard performance.
20866 Fixed false declaration of synchronization DONE when attachments are filtered and no change has been synchronized.
20641 Fixed a problem whereby a bi-directional synchronization involving artifact relationships and attributes not available on creation could result in invalid data on source artifact.
19692 Referenced Schemas are automatically refreshed during a server rename.

Interim Fix 6 (1.1.2.4_iFix006)
Link Date Released Status
Defect Description
26326 Fixed an issue where the first change to an artifact after its repository URL was updated would not be synchronized.
30666 Fixed override of server's maxQueryLimit to ensure all WorkItems are returned by queries.

Interim Fix 5 (1.1.2.4_iFix005)
Link Date Released Status
Defect Description
25166 Fixed a templates defect which could cause an attribute to fail to synchronize in the presence of one-way mappings.
25231 To handle SSL POODLE attacks, the web UI now only supports TLS protocols.
25631 Fixed secure smtp email notifications.
25422 Fixed proxy attribute parsing error when upgrading from older versions.
22669 Improved performance of internal operations to resolve TASK_MAPPING_STATE issue.

Interim Fix 3 (1.1.2.4_iFix003)
Link Date Released Status
Defect Description
24813 Fixed an issue with the Sync service auto-start that stops due to a schema out-of-date dialog.
24324 Optimized Sync history trimming in order to eliminate out of memory related errors.
24753 Sync automatically trims database logs that are older than 2 weeks.

Interim Fix 1 (1.1.2.4_iFix001)
Link Date Released Status
Defect Description
22643 Fixed a problem with database transaction commit/rollback that caused the synchronizer to stop.
22258 Fixed a problem where a bidirectional synchronization involving a target attribute that is not available at creation time could cause data loss on the source attribute.
20641 Fixed a problem where a bidirectional synchronization involving a target link attribute that is not available at creation time could cause data loss on the source attribute.

Fix Pack 4 (1.1.2.4)
Link Date Released Status
Defect Description
21536 Fixed a comment parsing concurrency issue related to "TASK_MAPPING_STATE" table lock.
21240 Fixed a comment parsing concurrency problem that resulted in WikiText errors.
21053 Improved Tasktop Sync Studio Dashboard performance.
22045 Resolved persistence issues that can cause dialog popups during synchronizations.
21606 Fixed a problem where a New Query dialogue is cut off when attempting to create a query.

Fix Pack 3 (1.1.2.3)
Link Date Released Status
Defect Description
20309 In the OSLC dialog links you can now browse all the connector URLs
19757 Fixed an issue with notification emails that disappear when only Usage Metrics is selected
19674 Incoming time worked synchronization is now validated first against the target repository write policy
19542 Selecting a conflict resolution without selecting a comment media type no longer generates an error
19364 Fixed an issue with wrong html to html rich text caster selection
18810 Schema generation no longer fails for tasks that are in invalid state
18975 Fixed the user interface rendering issue that occurred when switching between different attribute mappings with literal casters
18866 Fixed the error count that is reported in email notifications
18436 Improved the retry handling of queries that stop during sporadic repository authentication errors
18287 Email addresses with capital letters in the domain name can now be added to notifications
17912 Fixed the Unicode rendering issue in web dashboards
17234 Tasks outside the scope of mapping queries are no longer retrieved (for example, subtasks)
15416 Fixed an issue with tasks in error queue that could not be forcefully retried if the task pair was in error state

Interim Fix 4 (1.1.2.2_iFix004)
Link Date Released Status
Defect Description
22643 Fixed a problem with database transaction commit/rollback that caused the synchronizer to stop.
19707 Fixed a problem with the quick start wizard that caused a repository error.

Interim Fix 3 (1.1.2.2_iFix003)
Link Date Released Status
Defect Description
22045 Resolved persistence issues that can cause pop-up dialogs during synchronizations.

Interim Fix 2 (1.1.2.2_iFix002)
Link Date Released Status
Defect Description
-- Improved Tasktop Sync Studio Dashboard performance
-- Fixed a problem with the Mylyn WikiText bundle startup
-- HP QC items with invalid comments are now marked as Error only once

Interim Fix 1 (1.1.2.2_iFix001)
Link Date Released Status
Defect Description
-- Added OSLC support for Rational Requirements Composer 4.0.6.
-- Fixed the issue with user story artifacts that disappear with Rally On Demand.

Fix Pack 2 (1.1.2.2)
Link Date Released Status
Defect Description
-- Fixed possibility of wrong html to html rich text caster selection.
-- Improved retry handling of queries that stop during sporadic repository authentication errors.
-- Fixed defect preventing the retrieval of all attachments on a HP ALM artifact when many attachments exist.
-- Fixed retrieval of options for Release and Cycle fields in HP ALM Connector when large volume of Releases, Cycles, and Folders exist.

Fix Pack 1 (1.1.2.1)
Link Date Released Status
Defect Description
-- Fixes an issue with duplicated attachment synchronization in HP QC/ALM connector, and IBM Rational Team Concert connector due to different descriptions.
-- Improved performance of attachment synchronization in HP QC 10, which helps you avoid a potential dead lock of attachment synchronization in HP QC 10 to HP QC 10 sync.
-- Fixed the environment field which did not display in JIRA tickets.
-- Fixed the handling of JIRA custom field types when the fields have no actual change to be submitted.
-- Fixed the defect that caused the HP QC connector to generate HTML content that the HP QC application could not parse.
-- Fixed VersionOne Connector NTLM repository authentication issue.

Mod Pack 2 (1.1.2)
Link Date Released Status
Defect Description
-- Fixes a problem where an attempt to open the mapping editor for the mapping that refers to a repository that does not exist would result in an exception.
-- Eliminated unnecessary schema refresh during New Mapping wizard.
-- Fixes a problem where some state transition would cause information loss in synchronization database.
-- Fixes an issue in which an error would occur if the Sync Log Viewer was closed while it was being refreshed.
-- Fixes a issue where transition to error state could cause unnecessary synchronization.
-- Errors that happen during quickstart now display the correct message.
-- Fixes a problem where synchronization process starts despite errors in the referenced person mapping.
-- Fixes a problem with Connector Setting Page Validate On Finish function.
-- Fixes a problem where Quickstart wizard would update repository configuration several times.
-- Fixes a problem where Sync would accept and attempt to synchronize time worked entries with empty user ID.
-- Fixes a problem where error messages about corrupted task data would not be exposed in the error queue.
-- Improve the performance of displaying sync item logs by ensuring all requests use an index.
-- Repository User Credentials, created during Quick Start, will no longer be lost after restarting Sync.
-- Fixes Tasktop Sync startup issue when services workspace data is missing.
-- Updating associated query lists in Quick Start when adding a new query.
-- Fixed error where using query-based mapping option of the New Mapping Wizard when a project that had no tasks in the Sync Tasks view.
-- Provides feedback to the user when they try to synchronize a task from the error queue that has fallen out of scope.
-- Fixed a concurrency problem during Tasktop Sync startup.
-- Fixes a problem where un-parseable Confluence markup.
-- Fixes a problem where a license presence check was expected to check license validity.
-- Fixes an issue in which the default-query-interval-minutes was set too high after the first Quickstart mapping had been created. The interval has been changed from 1.0 to 0.05.
-- Fixes a problem in which there was no way for users to copy the entries in the error queue to the clipboard.
-- Fixes a UI issue with the delete task mapping action.
-- Fixes a problem with log truncation.
-- Fixed logging performance issue.
-- Fixed expansion/collapsing of Services view content.
-- Windows Users can now run Sync on any drive and still store their workspace in their appdata directory.
-- Fixed a problem which could result in Tasktop Sync Studio's menu buttons (start, stop, restart) becoming disabled.
-- Fixes an issue on Linux version of Tasktop Sync where the columns of the active and error queue would disappear when they were resized to zero.
-- Scheduled state is now an available mapping for user stories in the Rally Connector.
-- Fixes an issue where a localized (non-English) TFS server causes the connector to fail on retrieving all users during configuration update.
-- Fixed a problem where HTML text pasted into RRC PrimaryText field could be truncated.
-- Fixes a problem with the TFS connector to connector to TFS servers without a context path, (e.g., a repository URL like "http://example.com/myCollection").
-- Fixes a problem where the JIRA Wiki Renderer inserts HTML markup (link tags) into custom field text values. Added a "Remove HTML in custom fields" option in the Repository Settings Page.
-- Add proxy server capabilities to RTC connector.
-- Fixed an issue with RRC to QC folder synchronization where a new requirement in RRC could be accidentally moved to the root folder.
-- Fixed a parse error in RRC connector when fetching Requirements that contain links.
-- Fixes an issue where the HP QC 10 connector does not return query results for filters starting with operator (like 'not', '<' or similar).
-- Fixes an issue where the first connection attempt after a forced disconnect results in an error in HP QC 10.
-- Fixes an issue causing ca vision test instance to stop working due to server update.
-- The HP ALM connector now safely ignores empty attachments.
-- Added missing documentation about certificate revocation alerts in HP QC 10.
-- Improves the information an error related to the QC native client contains.
-- Prevents query dialog from painting outside visible UI space (and hiding controls in the process).
-- Provide better errors message when the HP ALM connector artifact is locked.

Fix Pack 3 (1.1.1.3)
Link Date Released Status
Defect Description
-- Fixed proxy server capabilities in RTC Connector.
-- Fixed a parse error in RRC Connector when fetching Requirements that contain links.
-- Fixed an issue where the HP QC 10 connector does not return query results for filters starting with operator (like 'not', '<' or similar).
-- Fixed handling of JIRA Epic label that could result in erroneous synchronization.

Fix Pack 2 (1.1.1.2)
Link Date Released Status
Defect Description
-- Fixes an issue where Quick Start query selection drop downs didn't display all queries.
-- Fixes an issue in which the default-query-interval-minutes was set too high after the first Quick Start mapping had been created. The default interval for new Quick Start mappings is now 0.05.
-- Fixes slow loading of sync log history.
-- Fixes an issue where non-authentication related errors were treated as authentication errors, causing a prompting for credentials.
-- Fixes a problem where unparsable Confluence markup text could cause a stack overflow.
-- When updating tasks, the IBM Rational Team Concert connector now validates and updates only the fields that have changed.
-- The HP Quality Center connector now caches attachments locally only if the content is requested.
-- The IBM Rational Requirements Composer connector no longer shows modules as collections, improving performance.

Fix Pack 1 (1.1.1.1)
Link Date Released Status
Defect Description
-- Fixed a problem which could result in Tasktop Sync Studio's menu buttons (start, stop, reset) becoming disabled.
-- The presence of a large log table in Tasktop Sync will no longer cause the user to experience a long delay when opening a single log.
-- The ServiceNow connector will now properly handle errors when the Tasktop Sync user does not have access rights to the sys_properties table.
-- ServiceNow queries can now be created when filters without titles exist on the server.
-- The HP Quality Center and ALM Connector will no longer delay or prevent Tasktop Sync from shutting down.
-- Scheduled state is now an available mapping for user stories in the Rally Connector.
-- The ServiceNow Connector will now function properly when syncing longer queries.
-- The ServiceNow Connector has been updated to work with new versions of the ServiceNow API.
-- The IBM Rational Requirements Composer Connector now maintains HTML formatting when synchronizing the description field.
-- The IBM Rational Requirements Composer Connector can now synchronize to non-English installations of RRC.
-- The IBM Rational Requirements Composer Connector will more quickly initialize and update repository configurations.

Initial Release (1.1.1)
Link Date Released Status
Defect Description
19283 The IBM RTC Connector will now check the validity of values entered in enumerated attribute fields before submitting them to the remote server, alerting the user if there are any errors.
19635 If the error queue on the Tasktop Sync Dashboard is empty, users will no longer be able to attempt to queue anything for synchronization.
21369 The attribute mapping table in the Mapping Editor will accurately reflect any changes that are made to attribute mappings.
21967 Configuration settings for the CA Vision Connector now synchronize properly, and will no longer use partially updated configurations.
22231 If a user is attempting to configure a sync to Team Foundation Server (TFS) with an invalid field value set, Sync will record and display clear and detailed information about the error, making troubleshooting much easier.
22258 When attempting to refresh a repository schema without having any tasks in the task list, or without any queries set up, users will now receive a clear message informing them that the schema has not been updated, while before they were led to believe that it was.
22631 The QC connector will ensure that only single new comments can be added to QC, rather than including email conversations as comments.
22664 The QC connector now checks for invalid characters like % and + in attachment names and informs the user about the problem before trying to sync these attachments.
22688 If a user is attempting to set up a connection to RRC using Quickstart and creates a new project in RRC, Sync will now recognize that project and list it as an option in Quickstart while the user is selecting his desired RRC project and tasks.
22712 The IBM RTC Connector will now check the validity of values entered in boolean attribute fields before submitting them to the remote server, alerting the user if there are any errors.
22754 If a user is setting up an attribute mapping and changes the direction of the sync, the attribute mapping editor will no longer clear the source attribute.
22788 Tasktop Sync no longer creates a duplicate proxy task in a third-party repository if an initial Sync attempt already created a proxy task in that repository.
22811 The JIRA connector now displays an accurate value in the “Due date” field, even if a user is in a different timezone than the JIRA server.
22819 The Clarity PPM Help Documentation now includes an updated sample script for task assignments.
22826 When trying to enable attachment synchronization with a connector that does not support attachments, users will receive a clear error message.
22855 A QuickStart-generated mapping can no longer be assigned an ID that is already in use.
22865 When the IBM RRC Connector receives an invalid Task Key, Sync displays an accurate error message.
22866 When the IBM RTC Connector receives an invalid Task Key, Sync displays an accurate error message.
22889 Tasktop Sync now uses an updated hashing algorithm that improves its cookie signing security for the Sync and OSLC web interfaces.
23152 Sync Studio now operates better on machines with lower performance.
25158 The IBM RRC Connector will no longer fail to connect if the word ‘jts’ is included as a substring of the host name.

Fix Pack 3 (1.1.0.3)
Link Date Released Status
Defect Description
22917 Users no longer receive notification emails when nonfatal network errors cause task synchronization to enter a pending state. Email notifications are only sent if the synchronization error cannot be resolved automatically.
22972 Using QuickStart with an existing repository configuration for Team Foundation Server (TFS) after Tasktop Sync has been restarted no longer results in an erroneous error indicating the TFS repository cannot be found. 

Fix Pack 2 (1.1.0.2)
Link Date Released Status
Defect Description
22694 Fix to prevent stale sync history from slowing upgrades.
22798 Fix to prevent new task creation failure when Bugzilla product not set.
22799 Fixed an issue where the QC 10 Remote client could not be started when the installed directory or workspace directory paths have spaces.
22804 The QC 10 connector properly detects failure of attachment details retrieval to prevent multiple attachment synchronization of the same attachment.
22922 Fixes a problem where Tasktop Sync was not able to upgrade its database due to an out of memory exception.
22582 Improved RRC authentication to allow connecting to a split-JTS-RRC server environment.

Fix Pack 1 (1.1.0.1)
Link Date Released Status
Defect Description
18656 Removed an unnecessary message at Sync start-up to define queries when task-based mappings are being used.
19002 “New mapping” wizard now verifies that the task being used matches the provided project.
19289 Fixes a problem where Tasktop Sync was not able to persist a synchronization activity due to a database constraint violation.
19559 The “Sync History” viewer now updates to show the most recent error when opening the viewer from the error queue.
20104 Fixes a problem where the task mapping editor could not open while the configuration had an invalid version.
20833 New task mappings added through the “Add Task Mappings” wizard will now be visible in the “Services” view immediately after generation.
21481 Clarity PPM repositories are now properly categorized in the task repositories view.
21806 Fixes a problem where Tasktop Sync would use possibly corrupted tasks to generate a repository schema.
21992 Fixes a problem where a UI error could happen while closing Tasktop Sync application window.
21997 Fixes a problem where Tasktop Sync would store multiple copies of the same repository schema object in memory.
22021 Clarified error message thrown when server runs out of memory while running large HP ALM queries.
22096 Disabled task-based mappings will no longer cause the tasks to be queried.
22239 Fixes a potential issue where the HP QC/ALM connector may not log in to the remote server after an application restart.
22287 Fixes a problem where the QC repository settings page displays an incorrect label.
22382 Fixed issue where Problems view would not show errors in the configuration.
22401 Fixed an issue where some additional error information would not be logged.
22458 HP ALM / QC connector now provides more details on invalid HTML in the comment field and how to address it to allow users to resolve those issue in the web UI.
22459 Fixes issue where Tasktop may fail to display certain errors from a CA Clarity repository.
22460 Fixes a potential issue where Tasktop would attempt to read an outdated invalid RTC repository configuration from disk.
22466 Fixes potential loss of connection to TFS.
22475 Fixed a problem where large amounts of errors in the error queue were causing slowness in Sync.
22575 IBM Tasktop Edition 1.1 installation wizard post-installation now links to 1.1 post-installation topic instead of 1.0 post-installation topic
22585 Fixed an issue where tasks previously deleted from the task list would cause “null argument” errors.
22628 Fixes a problem with detecting changes reported by queries.
22649 Fixed an issue where the quick start wizard could succeed in generating a mapping, but would not exit.

Initial Release (1.1)
Link Date Released Status
Defect Description
21960 HP ALM Test case submission fails with mid air collision error when the project is versioned
20039 When run as a Windows service, service user must have administrative privileges
20634 HP QC and HP ALM user names containing spaces are not supported
20585 Tasks can incorrectly match task mappings
20317 HP ALM and HP QC configurations with many queries can cause lengthy delays when configuring queries
20157 HP ALM configuration update is very slow when many releases and cycles are present in the server configuration
20021 An error is not reported when submitting a task with an attribute containing an invalid person id
19258 TFS query dialog does not update to second selection
16114 JIRA connector causes OutOfMemoryError when transferring large attachments
13324 Person mapping cannot be used to map user ids with TFS

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Fix Pack 1 (1.0.0.1)
Link Date Released Status
Defect Description
18961 Cannot distinguish between RTC categories that have the same name but different paths when creating a mapping for Filed Against
19651 Back link error when creating OSLC Related Change Request link
19490 JIRA Affected Versions field can't be set to unassigned
19784 Having the mapping editor open while synchronizations are processed causes the synchronizer.xml to grow in file size
19599 OSLC task linking cannot authenticate users against TFS servers
19587 OSLC task linking cannot authenticate users against JIRA
19533 An HTTP 403 status page is presented on valid authentication for login attempt to the OSLC web UI
19497 Multi-select value can't be cleared in RTC when synchronizing tasks from JIRA
19453 Sync failed - failed to perform stored query: An existing connection was forcibly closed by the remote host
19264 Comments cannot be synchronized with TFS repositories

Initial Release (1.0)
Link Date Released Status

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Software version:

1.0, 1.0.0.1, 1.1, 1.1.0.1, 1.1.0.2, 1.1.0.3, 1.1.1, 1.1.1.1, 1.1.1.2, 1.1.1.3, 1.1.2, 1.1.2.1, 1.1.2.2, 1.1.2.3, 1.1.2.4, 1.1.3, 1.1.3.1, 1.1.3.2, 1.1.4.0, 1.1.4.1, 1.1.5, 1.1.5.1

Operating system(s):

Linux, Windows

Software edition:

Tasktop

Reference #:

7037966

Modified date:

2016-05-13

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