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PI21306: OSLC LINK LABEL AND TITLE ARE CORRUPTED WHEN THE TITLE OF THE ARTIFACT CONTAINS ANGULAR BRACKETS

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APAR status

  • Closed as program error.

Error description

  • If angular brackets are present in the linked artifact title,
    those characters are not parsed correctly while displaying in
    the link label and rich hover window title.
    
    Steps to reproduce:
    1. Create a Test Case in RQM, where the title of test case
    contains angular brackets.
    For example: <Test case> for angular brackets
    2. Create a link from DOORS to the newly created test case.
    3. Observe the behavior of link label and the title in DOORS
    thick client and DWA
    

Local fix

  • NA
    

Problem summary

  • ****************************************************************
    * USERS AFFECTED:                                              *
    * Users of the DOORS OSLC linking functionality                *
    ****************************************************************
    * PROBLEM DESCRIPTION:                                         *
    * If angular brackets are present in the linked artifact       *
    * title,                                                       *
    * those characters are not parsed correctly while displaying   *
    * in                                                           *
    * the link label and rich hover window title.                  *
    *                                                              *
    * Steps to reproduce:                                          *
    * 1. Create a Test Case in RQM, where the title of test case   *
    * contains angular brackets.                                   *
    * For example: <Test case> for angular brackets                *
    * 2. Create a link from DOORS to the newly created test case.  *
    * 3. Observe the behavior of link label and the title in DOORS *
    * thick client and DWA                                         *
    ****************************************************************
    * RECOMMENDATION:                                              *
    ****************************************************************
    This is a client side fix
    

Problem conclusion

  • The code has been changed so that the title corruption no longer
    occurs
    

Temporary fix

Comments

APAR Information

  • APAR number

    PI21306

  • Reported component name

    TLOGIC DOORS

  • Reported component ID

    5724V61DR

  • Reported release

    951

  • Status

    CLOSED PER

  • PE

    NoPE

  • HIPER

    NoHIPER

  • Special Attention

    NoSpecatt

  • Submitted date

    2014-07-03

  • 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: 9.5.1

Reference #: PI21306

Modified date: 05 December 2014