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PM15124: archiving to using non latin paths generates a warning message

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APAR status

  • Closed as program error.

Error description

  • Problem
    If you try to archive using paths which contain non-ascii charac
    ters (either in the file name or path) you will get the warning
    
    'The filename contains non ASCII characters, Please use only ASC
    II characters.'
    
    The documentation could be enhanced to explain that we only supp
    ort ascii chars in file and path names.
    

Local fix

Problem summary

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    * PROBLEM DESCRIPTION:                                         *
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    If you try to archive using paths which contain non-ASCII
    characters (either in the file name or path) you will get
    the warning
    
    "The file name contains non ASCII characters, Please use
    only ASCII characters."
    
    The documentation needs to be enhanced to explain that we
    only support ASCII chars in file and path names.
    

Problem conclusion

  • The following text has been added to the "Archiving projects
    or modules" topic:
    
    "File names and path names can only contain ASCII
    characters."
    

Temporary fix

Comments

APAR Information

  • APAR number

    PM15124

  • Reported component name

    TLOGIC DOORS

  • Reported component ID

    5724V61DR

  • Reported release

    900

  • Status

    CLOSED PER

  • PE

    NoPE

  • HIPER

    NoHIPER

  • Special Attention

    NoSpecatt

  • Submitted date

    2010-05-24

  • Closed date

    2010-12-08

  • Last modified date

    2010-12-08

  • 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

    TLOGIC DOORS

  • Fixed component ID

    5724V61DR

Applicable component levels

  • R900 PSN

       UP



Document information

More support for: Rational DOORS

Software version: 9.0

Reference #: PM15124

Modified date: 08 December 2010