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PI43635: RTW SUBCRIBING TO FILE FAILS TO RELEASE LOCK ON FILE

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APAR status

  • Closed as program error.

Error description

  • STEPS TO REPRODUCE:
    
    1. Create a test with a Subscribe step. This can be done on both
    Linux and Windows
        This can be on any type of file the user has normal rights
    to.
    
    2. Create a test with a Run Command step that will try to delete
    the file.
        This will run after the Subscribe step.
    
    3. Run the test.
    
    
    
    
    EXPECTED RESULTS:
    
    The customer was expecting to be able to delete the file.
    
    
    ACTUAL RESULTS:
    
    The file on Windows is locked and can't be modified.
    
    The file on Linux will be deleted.
    

Local fix

Problem summary

  • ****************************************************************
    * USERS AFFECTED:                                              *
    * All users of Rational Integration Tester working with        *
    * subscribing to file                                          *
    ****************************************************************
    * PROBLEM DESCRIPTION:                                         *
    * STEPS TO REPRODUCE:                                          *
    *                                                              *
    * 1. Create a test with a Subscribe step. This can be done on  *
    * both                                                         *
    * Linux and Windows                                            *
    *     This can be on any type of file the user has normal      *
    * rights                                                       *
    * to.                                                          *
    *                                                              *
    * 2. Create a test with a Run Command step that will try to    *
    * delete                                                       *
    * the file.                                                    *
    *     This will run after the Subscribe step.                  *
    *                                                              *
    * 3. Run the test.                                             *
    *                                                              *
    *                                                              *
    *                                                              *
    *                                                              *
    * EXPECTED RESULTS:                                            *
    *                                                              *
    * The customer was expecting to be able to delete the file.    *
    *                                                              *
    *                                                              *
    * ACTUAL RESULTS:                                              *
    *                                                              *
    * The file on Windows is locked and can't be modified.         *
    *                                                              *
    * The file on Linux will be deleted.                           *
    * 	                                                            *
    * Error Description                                            *
    ****************************************************************
    * RECOMMENDATION:                                              *
    * Upgrade to Rational Integration Tester v9.0.0.1 which        *
    * includes a fix for this issue                                *
    ****************************************************************
    

Problem conclusion

  • A fix for this issue was provided in version 9.0.0.1 of Rational
    Integration Tester.
    

Temporary fix

Comments

APAR Information

  • APAR number

    PI43635

  • Reported component name

    RATL INTEGRA TE

  • Reported component ID

    5725G79IT

  • Reported release

    860

  • Status

    CLOSED PER

  • PE

    NoPE

  • HIPER

    NoHIPER

  • Special Attention

    NoSpecatt / Xsystem

  • Submitted date

    2015-06-23

  • Closed date

    2016-05-26

  • Last modified date

    2016-05-26

  • 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

    RATL INTEGRA TE

  • Fixed component ID

    5725G79IT

Applicable component levels

  • R800 PSN

       UP

  • R801 PSN

       UP

  • R850 PSN

       UP

  • R851 PSN

       UP

  • R860 PSN

       UP

  • R870 PSN

       UP

  • R871 PSN

       UP

  • R900 PSY

       UP



Document information

More support for: Rational Test Workbench

Software version: 8.6

Reference #: PI43635

Modified date: 26 May 2016