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New features in ClearCase and ClearCase MultiSite V8.0.0.3



This document describes new features and improvements in IBM Rational ClearCase and ClearCase MultiSite version


What's new in IBM Rational ClearCase and ClearCase MultiSite version

CCRC CLI (rcleartool)

The CCRC CLI (rcleartool), which was previously released as a separate download, is now delivered with ClearCase. Among the features it contains are:

  • Support for efficient scripting
  • SSL and proxy support
  • Session caching with administrative control
  • Support for CC primary and auxiliary groups

For more information, see

Updating RTC task links after CLM server rename

The ClearCase clmutil command updates the links from element versions to RTC work items when the CLM server has been changed. You can also use the command to list task-server links and to preview server rename operations before committing them.

For more information, see the clmutil reference page:

Platform support

This release includes support for the following new platforms and services:
  • Red Hat Enterprise Linux 5 Update 8 (RHEL 5.8) with ClearCase and
  • Oracle Solaris 11 with ClearCase
  • SUSE Linux Enterprise Server (SLES) and Desktop (SLED) 11 SP2 with ClearCase and
  • Samba 3.5.14 with ClearCase and
  • Apple Mac OS X 10.7 with ClearCase (CCRC only, excluding rcleartool)

Document information

More support for: Rational ClearCase

Software version:

Operating system(s): AIX, HP-UX, Linux, Solaris, Windows

Software edition: All Editions

Reference #: 1598917

Modified date: 25 June 2012