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PM59649: MultiSite sync import leads to db_VISTA in db__ns.c line 1572

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APAR status

  • Closed as program error.

Error description

  • On an IBM Rational ClearCase MultiSite 8.0.x VOB server, a
    'syncreplica import' fails with the message
    multitool: Error: Error from VOB database: '\sources'
    and examination of the ClearCase 'db' log shows
    2012-02-29T12:30:58+01:00 db_server(): Error: db_server.exe():
    Error: db_VISTA error -38 (errno == 'Bad file descriptor')
    2012-02-29T12:30:58+01:00 db_server(): Error: db_server.exe():
    Error: DBMS error in C:\ClearCase_Storage\VOBs\sources.vbs\db.
    2012-02-29T12:30:58+01:00 db_server(): Error: db_server.exe():
    Error: DBMS error in '\atria\lib\db\db__ns.c' line 1572
    
    Workaround:
    None.
    

Local fix

Problem summary

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    Resolves a situation where MultiSite sync import leads to
    db_VISTA in db__ns.c line 1572
    

Problem conclusion

  • A fix is available in ClearCase versions 8.0.0.3
    

Temporary fix

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APAR Information

  • APAR number

    PM59649

  • Reported component name

    CLRCASE MSITE W

  • Reported component ID

    5724G3200

  • Reported release

    800

  • Status

    CLOSED PER

  • PE

    NoPE

  • HIPER

    NoHIPER

  • Special Attention

    NoSpecatt

  • Submitted date

    2012-03-05

  • Closed date

    2012-06-25

  • Last modified date

    2012-06-25

  • 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

    CLRCASE MSITE W

  • Fixed component ID

    5724G3200

Applicable component levels

  • R800 PSN

       UP



Document information

More support for: Rational ClearCase MultiSite

Software version: 8.0

Reference #: PM59649

Modified date: 25 June 2012