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Upgrading ClearCase on Windows resets a custom version extended name suffix value to the default value



Upgrading IBM Rational ClearCase on Microsoft Windows from (or earlier) to (or later), or from (or earlier) to (or later) will cause a non default value for the version extended name suffix to reset to the default value, @@.


The non default value of the version extended name suffix has been reset to the default.

Resolving The Problem

To restore your custom value:

  1. Select IBM Rational ClearCase > Home base > Administration > Control Panel > MVFS
  2. Edit the value of Extended Naming Suffix
  3. Restart ClearCase

Document information

More support for: Rational ClearCase

Component: Installation

Software version:,,,,,,,,,,,,,,,,,,,,,,,,,,,,,,,,,,,,,,,,,,,,,,,, 9.0,,,,,,, 9.0.1,,,,,,,

Operating system(s): Windows

Reference #: 1618052

Modified date: 20 June 2019