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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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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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 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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Modified date:

2014-08-19

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