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PM70037: CTE Null Pointer: com.ibm.rational.clearcase.ide.plugin.ResourceSelectionManager.g

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APAR status

  • Closed as program error.

Error description

  • during runtime the following exception is observed in ClearTeam
    Explorer:
    
    java.lang.NullPointerException
    ??????? at
    com.ibm.rational.clearcase.ide.plugin.ResourceSelectionManager.g
    etCcProviderByPath(ResourceSelectionManager.java:1055)
    ??????? at
    com.ibm.rational.clearcase.ide.plugin.ResourceSelectionManager.c
    onvertFileToModel(ResourceSelectionManager.java:976)
    ??????? at
    com.ibm.rational.clearcase.ide.plugin.ResourceSelectionManager.c
    onvertIResourceToModel(ResourceSelectionManager.java:1136)
    ??????? at
    com.ibm.rational.clearcase.ide.plugin.ResourceSelectionManager.c
    onvertIResourceToModel(ResourceSelectionManager.java:1111)
    ??????? at
    com.ibm.rational.clearcase.ide.plugin.ResourceSelectionManager.m
    apToLogicalResource(ResourceSelectionManager.java:689)
    ??????? at
    com.ibm.rational.clearcase.ide.plugin.ResourceSelectionManager.c
    onvertToModelObject(ResourceSelectionManager.java:535)
    ??????? at
    com.ibm.rational.clearcase.ide.plugin.ResourceSelectionManager.c
    onvertToModelObjectDecorator(ResourceSelectionManager.java:447)
    ??????? at
    com.ibm.rational.clearcase.ide.plugin.CMImageDecorator.decorate(
    CMImageDecorator.java:191)
    ??????? at
    org.eclipse.ui.internal.decorators.LightweightDecoratorDefinitio
    n.decorate(LightweightDecoratorDefinition.java:263)
    ??????? at
    org.eclipse.ui.internal.decorators.LightweightDecoratorManager$L
    ightweightRunnable.run(LightweightDecoratorManager.java:81)
    ??????? at
    org.eclipse.core.runtime.SafeRunner.run(SafeRunner.java:42)
    

Local fix

Problem summary

  • ****************************************************************
    * USERS AFFECTED:                                              *
    ****************************************************************
    * PROBLEM DESCRIPTION:                                         *
    ****************************************************************
    * RECOMMENDATION:                                              *
    ****************************************************************
    The ClearTeam Explorer decorator can throw an NPE during
    decoration
    

Problem conclusion

  • A fix is available in ClearCase version 8.0.0.4
    

Temporary fix

Comments

APAR Information

  • APAR number

    PM70037

  • Reported component name

    CLEARCASE WIN

  • Reported component ID

    5724G2900

  • Reported release

    800

  • Status

    CLOSED PER

  • PE

    NoPE

  • HIPER

    NoHIPER

  • Special Attention

    NoSpecatt

  • Submitted date

    2012-08-01

  • Closed date

    2012-10-01

  • Last modified date

    2012-10-01

  • 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

    CLEARCASE WIN

  • Fixed component ID

    5724G2900

Applicable component levels

  • R800 PSN

       UP



Document information

More support for: Rational ClearCase

Software version: 8.0

Reference #: PM70037

Modified date: 01 October 2012