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PM80195: [wi 78741] 7.5.1.1 backport: Wrong characters for Work Item with cyrillic characters

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APAR status

  • Closed as program error.

Error description

  • Abstract: Attempts to link link IBM Rational Team Concert Work
    Items with text in Russian language to Assets in IBM Rational
    Asset Manager results in unintelligible characters shown in the
    Work Item Summary.
    
    Problem:
    
    Reproduction Environment
    
    Server OS: Red Hat Enterprise Linux Server release 6.3
    (Santiago) x86_64
    Client OS: Windows
    Rational Asset Manager v7.5.1.1 l testfix11
    Rational Team Concert v4.0
    Database: 'DB2 Enterprise Server Edition' v9.7
    AppServer: WebSphere Application Server v7.0.0.23
    
    Steps to reproduce:
    
    1. Link Rational Asset Manager Assets to Rational Team Concert
    Work Items which contain headline/summary with Russian text
    2. Save/update the asset
    Result:
    The links are created but the test is displayed with square or
    question marks (unintelligible characters) instead of ythe
    actual summary text.
    
    Local fix:
    Using FireFox 10 or higher displays the characters correctly.
    

Local fix

Problem summary

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    testfix requested
    

Problem conclusion

Temporary fix

Comments

APAR Information

  • APAR number

    PM80195

  • Reported component name

    RATL ASSET MGR

  • Reported component ID

    5724R4200

  • Reported release

    751

  • Status

    CLOSED PER

  • PE

    NoPE

  • HIPER

    NoHIPER

  • Special Attention

    NoSpecatt

  • Submitted date

    2013-01-09

  • Closed date

    2013-04-02

  • Last modified date

    2013-04-02

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  • APAR is sysrouted TO one or more of the following:

Fix information

  • Fixed component name

    RATL ASSET MGR

  • Fixed component ID

    5724R4200

Applicable component levels

  • R751 PSN

       UP



Document information

More support for: Rational Asset Manager

Software version: 7.5.1

Reference #: PM80195

Modified date: 02 April 2013