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PM62188: Cannot reset module level date attribute to blank

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APAR status

  • Closed as program error.

Error description

  • If the default value of a module level date attribute is blank,
    it will not reset to this value.
    
    Reproducible in DOORS 9.3.0.7 with following steps:
    1) in any module create a new date attribute and set the
    attribute scope for Module only and do not define a default
    value
    2) go to file ? module properties and set a value for this new
    date attribute
    3) now try to edit the attribute again and click the 'Reset to
    Default' button
    
    expected results:
    date attribute value should not be blank
    
    actual results:
    date attribute value did not change at all
    

Local fix

Problem summary

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    If the default value of a module level date attribute is
    blank, it will not reset to this value.
    
    Reproducible in DOORS 9.3.0.7 with following steps:
    1) in any module create a new date attribute and set the
    attribute scope for Module only and do not define a default
    value
    2) go to file ? module properties and set a value for this
    new date attribute
    3) now try to edit the attribute again and click the "Reset
    to Default" button
    
    expected results:
    date attribute value should not be blank
    
    actual results:
    date attribute value did not change at all
    

Problem conclusion

  • The code has been changed so that when setting such an
    attribute to a default value that is blank, the value is
    changed accordingly
    

Temporary fix

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APAR Information

  • APAR number

    PM62188

  • Reported component name

    TLOGIC DOORS

  • Reported component ID

    5724V61DR

  • Reported release

    930

  • Status

    CLOSED PER

  • PE

    NoPE

  • HIPER

    NoHIPER

  • Special Attention

    NoSpecatt

  • Submitted date

    2012-04-10

  • Closed date

    2012-09-05

  • Last modified date

    2012-09-05

  • 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

  • R930 PSN

       UP



Document information

More support for: Rational DOORS

Software version: 9.3

Reference #: PM62188

Modified date: 05 September 2012