Rational Performance Tester version 8.1.1 for Microsoft Windows and Linux
This document describes how to download and install refresh pack 8.1.1 for IBM® Rational® Performance Tester (RPT) version 8.1 on Microsoft® Windows® and Linux® operating systems.
Known problems are documented in the form of individual technotes in the Support knowledge base at http://www.ibm.com/software/awdtools/tester/performance/support/. As problems are discovered and resolved, the knowledge base is updated. By searching the knowledge base, you can quickly find workarounds or solutions to problems.
The following links open customized queries of the live Support knowledge base:
IBM Rational Performance Tester Roadmap
|PK87515||Inconsistent behavior when right-clicking on results in Profiling and Logging perspective.|
|PK88806||RPT stays in Running state for simple schedule with two agents and three Percentage User Groups|
|PK99214||Negative values in Server Throughput Byte Transfer Rates report for high throughput|
|PM01707||Data correlation time is added to page response time, potentially inflating them|
|PM02022||Deleted request headers reappear if multiple headers are removed in single operation|
|PM02912||Auto data transform to JSO not working in 126.96.36.199; worked in 188.8.131.52|
|PM04438||RPT is not automatically correlating Location when using proxy server with SSL traffic|
|PK94972||TestGen fails with an "RPTS0001I Exception encountered: %1 %2 %3" exception|
|PM02181||Recording through Web Interface will fail when test project is physically located outside of the workspace folder|
|PM03310||Test Suite Editor filters the non pure-XML lines|
Before you can install this fix pack, you must update your Installation Manager to version 1.3.1. Whenever you use Installation Manager to update an installed package, it automatically updates itself if necessary.
A previous version of IBM Rational Performance Tester, Version 8.1 must already be installed on your system.
Automatic Update You should install the RPT 8.1.1 update using the Update wizard in the IBM Installation Manager.
- Start the IBM Installation Manager.
- Click Update.
- Download the RPT 8.1.1 update ZIP files. Refer to the Download Package table below for the URLs.
- Extract the files to a temporary directory with a directory structure resembling:
- Start the IBM Installation Manager.
- Open File>Preferences ...
- Click Add Repository.
- Enter the directory where disk1 resides according to the following example: ...\rpt_update\disk1\diskTag.inf
- Click OK.
- Click Apply.
- Click OK to close the Preferences window.
- From the main Installation Manager window, click Update.
|RPT 8.1 Information Center||English||1000|
|Download||RELEASE DATE||LANGUAGE||SIZE(Bytes)||Download Options|
|RPT 8.1.1 Update - Disk 1||2/19/2010||English||610000000||HTTP|
|RPT 8.1.1 Update - Disk 2||2/19/2010||English||579000000||HTTP|
|RPT 8.1.1 Update - Disk 3||2/19/2010||English||231000000||HTTP|
|RPT 8.1.1 Agent - Update||2/19/2010||English||271000000||HTTP|
The Passport Advantage Online Help href="http://www.ibm.com/software/sw-lotus/services/cwepassport.nsf/wdocs/pao_instructional_videos">Instructional Videos will guide Passport Advantage customers through the download and CD ordering processes.
If you are unable to download the 8.1 release, contact the href="https://www.ibm.com/software/howtobuy/passportadvantage/paocustomer/docs/en_US/ecare.html">Passport Advantage help desk.
Discuss your version 8.1 experience with the IBM professional community by either searching a "Overall product forum."
|Overall Product Forum|
Rational software support
Links to specific product support pages plus general topics such as downloads and product documentation are available from the IBM Rational software support main page.
More support for:
Rational Performance Tester
Software version: 8.1, 184.108.40.206, 220.127.116.11, 18.104.22.168, 8.1.1
Operating system(s): Linux, Windows
Reference #: 4025313
Modified date: 07 May 2019