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PI98504: DOORS DXL ERROR EXPORTING TO HTML A MODULE CONTAINING INLINK FROM A MODULE THAT USER HAS NO ACCESS TO

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APAR status

  • Closed as program error.

Error description

  • DOORS DXL error exporting to HTML a module containing inlink
    from a module that user has no access to
    
    Steps to reproduce:
    - create a link from a "A" module to a "B" module
    - remove all access rights on "A" for Everyone
    - open "B" and export it with the default options (File > Export
    > HTML...)
    
    Receive DXL error:
    
        -R-E- DXL: <utils/libhtml.dxl:1645> null Module parameter
    was passed into argument position 1
        Backtrace:
            <utils/libhtml.dxl:1982>
            <C:\Program
    Files\IBM\Rational\DOORS\9.6/lib/dxl/standard/export/html.dxl:88
    >
    
    
    Workaround: Give users access to Module A
    

Local fix

Problem summary

  • ****************************************************************
    * USERS AFFECTED:                                              *
    * All DOORS users.                                             *
    ****************************************************************
    * PROBLEM DESCRIPTION:                                         *
    * DXL error exporting to HTML a module containing an inlink    *
    * from a module that the user does not have access.            *
    ****************************************************************
    * RECOMMENDATION:                                              *
    ****************************************************************
    Client side fix.
    

Problem conclusion

  • This has been resolved in the DOORS 9.7 release.
    

Temporary fix

Comments

APAR Information

  • APAR number

    PI98504

  • Reported component name

    TLOGIC DOORS

  • Reported component ID

    5724V61DR

  • Reported release

    961

  • Status

    CLOSED PER

  • PE

    NoPE

  • HIPER

    NoHIPER

  • Special Attention

    NoSpecatt / Xsystem

  • Submitted date

    2018-05-29

  • Closed date

    2019-07-10

  • Last modified date

    2019-07-10

  • 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



Document information

More support for: Rational DOORS

Software version: 961

Reference #: PI98504

Modified date: 10 July 2019