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PI40146: ACCENTED CHARACTERS IN DXL #INCLUDE DIRECTIVE FILE NAME CAUSES "INVALID ARGUMENT" ERROR AND HALTS THE DXL EXECUTION

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APAR status

  • Closed as program error.

Error description

  • If any DOORS DXL #include directive file name contains accented
    character(s) in it, then this DXL would not get executed. The
    execution gets halted with an "invalid argument" error.
    
    Example:
    =======
    #include <C:\tᅦᄌst.dxl>
    
    DXL Output:
    =========
    -E- DXL: <Line:1> could not open include file (C:\tᅦᄌst.dxl>)
    (Invalid argument)
    -E- DXL: <Line:1> syntax error
    -I- DXL: All done. Errors reported: 2. Warnings reported: 0.
    

Local fix

Problem summary

  • ****************************************************************
    * USERS AFFECTED:                                              *
    * Users who have DXL or INC files on paths that contain        *
    * accented characters.                                         *
    ****************************************************************
    * PROBLEM DESCRIPTION:                                         *
    * Accented characters in DXL "include" directive file name     *
    * causes invalid argument error and halts DXL execution.       *
    ****************************************************************
    * RECOMMENDATION:                                              *
    ****************************************************************
    

Problem conclusion

  • This is resolved in the 9.6.1.3 release.
    

Temporary fix

Comments

APAR Information

  • APAR number

    PI40146

  • Reported component name

    TLOGIC DOORS

  • Reported component ID

    5724V61DR

  • Reported release

    961

  • Status

    CLOSED PER

  • PE

    NoPE

  • HIPER

    NoHIPER

  • Special Attention

    NoSpecatt

  • Submitted date

    2015-04-30

  • Closed date

    2015-06-26

  • Last modified date

    2015-06-26

  • 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

  • R961 PSY

       UP



Document information

More support for: Rational DOORS

Software version: 961

Reference #: PI40146

Modified date: 26 June 2015