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PI19687: CANNOT OPEN LINK MODULE IN READ-ONLY MODULE

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APAR status

  • Closed as program error.

Error description

  • It is not possible to open the link module in read-only mode via
    GUI. This occurs when the link module is already opened in
    background with display set to false.
    
    Steps to reproduce:
    - Create 2 modules, A and B
    - Create link from objects in B to A
    - Choose to use the default link module, when prompted
    - Save and close both modules
    - Open module A in Exclusive edit mode
    - Now, try to open DOORS Links link module in read-only mode
    Nothing happens, link module cannot be opened in read-only mode.
    If you go to "Tools -> Manage Open Modules", you'll observe that
    the link module is already open, with Displayed column set to
    No.
    

Local fix

  • Select the link module on right pane of DOORS Explorer and run
    the following DXL:
    read(fullName(getSelectedItem), true)
    

Problem summary

  • ****************************************************************
    * USERS AFFECTED:                                              *
    * This occurs when the link module is already opened in        *
    * background with display set to false.                        *
    ****************************************************************
    * PROBLEM DESCRIPTION:                                         *
    * It is not possible to open the link module in read-only mode *
    * via GUI.                                                     *
    ****************************************************************
    * RECOMMENDATION:                                              *
    ****************************************************************
    This is a client side fix
    

Problem conclusion

  • The code has been changed so that link modules can now be opened
    in read mode
    

Temporary fix

Comments

APAR Information

  • APAR number

    PI19687

  • Reported component name

    TLOGIC DOORS

  • Reported component ID

    5724V61DR

  • Reported release

    950

  • Status

    CLOSED PER

  • PE

    NoPE

  • HIPER

    NoHIPER

  • Special Attention

    NoSpecatt

  • Submitted date

    2014-06-10

  • Closed date

    2014-12-05

  • Last modified date

    2014-12-05

  • APAR is sysrouted FROM one or more of the following:

  • APAR is sysrouted TO one or more of the following:

Fix information

  • Fixed component name

    TLOGIC DOORS

  • Fixed component ID

    5724V61DR

Applicable component levels

  • R960 PSY

       UP



Document information

More support for: Rational DOORS

Software version: 9.5

Reference #: PI19687

Modified date: 05 December 2014