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PI67014: RDZ -CREATING A NEW FILTER NO LONGER WORKS IN MY WORKSPACE

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APAR status

  • Closed as program error.

Error description

  • Rational Developer for z Systems - When attempting to create a
    new filter from the Remote Systems view, the 'Next' button is
    greyed out although the filter string is valid.
    
    For example:
    Right click on MVS Files>>New Filter
    Filter string value,ABDC.*
    The 'Next' button may be greyed out when it should not be
    
    The workspace .log file may have an entry like the following:
    
    org.eclipse.rse.ui
    Error
    Fri August 10:49:02 CEST 2016
    Error in createPageControls of SystemNewFilterWizard
    
    java.lang.NullPointerException
        at
    org.eclipse.rse.ui.filters.dialogs.SystemNewFilterWizard.getFilt
    erNameValidator(Unknown Source)
        at
    org.eclipse.rse.ui.filters.dialogs.SystemNewFilterWizard.getFilt
    erNameValidator(Unknown Source)
        at
    org.eclipse.rse.ui.filters.dialogs.SystemNewFilterWizard.createP
    ageControls(Unknown Source)
        at
    org.eclipse.jface.wizard.WizardDialog.createPageControls(Unknown
    Source)
        at
    org.eclipse.jface.wizard.WizardDialog.createContents(Unknown
    Source)
        at org.eclipse.jface.window.Window.create(Unknown Source)
        at org.eclipse.jface.dialogs.Dialog.create(Unknown Source)
        at org.eclipse.jface.window.Window.open(Unknown Source)
        at
    org.eclipse.rse.ui.actions.SystemBaseDialogAction.run(Unknown
    Source)
        at org.eclipse.jface.action.Action.runWithEvent(Unknown
    Source)
        at
    org.eclipse.jface.action.ActionContributionItem.handleWidgetSele
    ction(Unknown Source)
        at
    org.eclipse.jface.action.ActionContributionItem.access$2(Unknown
    Source)
        at
    org.eclipse.jface.action.ActionContributionItem$5.handleEvent(Un
    known Source)
        at org.eclipse.swt.widgets.EventTable.sendEvent(Unknown
    Source)
        at org.eclipse.swt.widgets.Display.sendEvent(Unknown Source)
        at org.eclipse.swt.widgets.Widget.sendEvent(Unknown Source)
        at org.eclipse.swt.widgets.Display.runDeferredEvents(Unknown
    Source)
        at org.eclipse.swt.widgets.Display.readAndDispatch(Unknown
    Source)
        at
    org.eclipse.e4.ui.internal.workbench.swt.PartRenderingEngine$9.r
    un(Unknown Source)
        at
    org.eclipse.core.databinding.observable.Realm.runWithDefault(Unk
    nown Source)
        at
    org.eclipse.e4.ui.internal.workbench.swt.PartRenderingEngine.run
    (Unknown Source)
        at
    org.eclipse.e4.ui.internal.workbench.E4Workbench.createAndRunUI(
    Unknown Source)
        at org.eclipse.ui.internal.Workbench$5.run(Unknown Source)
        at
    org.eclipse.core.databinding.observable.Realm.runWithDefault(Unk
    nown Source)
        at
    org.eclipse.ui.internal.Workbench.createAndRunWorkbench(Unknown
    Source)
        at org.eclipse.ui.PlatformUI.createAndRunWorkbench(Unknown
    Source)
        at
    org.eclipse.ui.internal.ide.application.IDEApplication.start(Unk
    nown Source)
        at
    org.eclipse.equinox.internal.app.EclipseAppHandle.run(Unknown
    Source)
        at
    org.eclipse.core.runtime.internal.adaptor.EclipseAppLauncher.run
    Application(Unknown Source)
        at
    org.eclipse.core.runtime.internal.adaptor.EclipseAppLauncher.sta
    rt(Unknown Source)
        at
    org.eclipse.core.runtime.adaptor.EclipseStarter.run(Unknown
    Source)
        at
    org.eclipse.core.runtime.adaptor.EclipseStarter.run(Unknown
    Source)
        at sun.reflect.NativeMethodAccessorImpl.invoke0(Native
    Method)
        at sun.reflect.NativeMethodAccessorImpl.invoke(Unknown
    Source)
        at sun.reflect.DelegatingMethodAccessorImpl.invoke(Unknown
    Source)
        at java.lang.reflect.Method.invoke(Unknown Source)
        at org.eclipse.equinox.launcher.Main.invokeFramework(Unknown
    Source)
        at org.eclipse.equinox.launcher.Main.basicRun(Unknown
    Source)
        at org.eclipse.equinox.launcher.Main.run(Unknown Source)
        at org.eclipse.equinox.launcher.Main.main(Unknown Source)
    

Local fix

  • The error seen is only associated to the workspace, so starting
    a new workspace resolves the issue.
    

Problem summary

  • See error description.
    

Problem conclusion

Temporary fix

Comments

APAR Information

  • APAR number

    PI67014

  • Reported component name

    RATL DEV FOR SY

  • Reported component ID

    5724T0700

  • Reported release

    950

  • Status

    CLOSED PER

  • PE

    NoPE

  • HIPER

    NoHIPER

  • Special Attention

    NoSpecatt / Xsystem

  • Submitted date

    2016-08-05

  • Closed date

    2016-09-08

  • Last modified date

    2016-09-08

  • 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 DEV FOR SY

  • Fixed component ID

    5724T0700

Applicable component levels

  • R951 PSY

       UP



Document information

More support for: Rational Developer for System z

Software version: 950

Reference #: PI67014

Modified date: 08 September 2016