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PI99218: SEARCH AND REPLACE "ENCOUNTERED AN IMPROPER ARGUMENT" ERROR

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APAR status

  • Closed as program error.

Error description

  • On a Windows machine with Korean region and language settings
    the following error shows up in search and replace: "Encountered
    an improper argument" when the Rhapsody model contains some
    special characters in element names.
    Also stereotype angle brackets are shown on some machines as
    crypted characters in Rhapsody browser and can cause follow up
    problems.
    

Local fix

Problem summary

  • ****************************************************************
    * USERS AFFECTED:                                              *
    * Rhapsody                                                     *
    ****************************************************************
    * PROBLEM DESCRIPTION:                                         *
    * Search and Replace "Encountered an improper argument" error  *
    ****************************************************************
    * RECOMMENDATION:                                              *
    ****************************************************************
    

Problem conclusion

  • Windows CString functions throws an exception for certain
    strings so they are handled to resolve this issue.
    

Temporary fix

Comments

APAR Information

  • APAR number

    PI99218

  • Reported component name

    TLOGIC RHAPSODY

  • Reported component ID

    5724V74RP

  • Reported release

    821

  • Status

    CLOSED PER

  • PE

    NoPE

  • HIPER

    NoHIPER

  • Special Attention

    NoSpecatt / Xsystem

  • Submitted date

    2018-06-15

  • Closed date

    2019-04-29

  • Last modified date

    2019-04-29

  • 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 RHAPSODY

  • Fixed component ID

    5724V74RP

Applicable component levels



Document information

More support for: Rational Rhapsody

Software version: 821

Reference #: PI99218

Modified date: 29 April 2019