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Rational ClearCase Fix Pack 5 ( for 8.0

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IBM Rational ClearCase has been made generally available and contains fixes to version 8.0 including all predecessor fix packs.

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Please read ClearCase Release Notes for information about system requirements, new features, and other important release information.

Important Upgrade Information: Please refer to 1572830 prior to upgrading servers deploying web components. Specifically refer to the section labeled "Avoiding Problems".

Before upgrading to this release from ClearCase MultiSite 8.0.0.x (including 8.0), on servers that have feature level 6 VOB families, please refer to technote 1609810 for important information.

If you wish to apply the latest updates to your system, check the Fixes by Version for Rational ClearCase technote for more details.

TestFixes included and excluded in this Fixpack

Technote 1566655 lists TestFixes that are included in this release, as well as those that have not been incorporated into this release.

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Downloads available for

Operating Systems:

  • AIX® - - - - - - - - - - - - - - - - - - - - - - - - (aix4_power)
  • HP Itanium - - - - - - - - - - - - - - - - - - - - -(hp11_ia64)
  • Linux® OS/390 - - - - - - - - - - - - - - - - - -(linux_390)
  • Linux - RedHat®,SUSE® & Ubuntu LTS - - -(linux_x86, linux_ppc)
  • Solaris® - - - - - - - - - - - - - - - - - - - - - - (sun5)
  • Solaris® x86/x64 - - - - - - - - - - - - - - - - (sol_x86)
  • Windows® - - - - - - - - - - - - - - - - - - - - - (win)

Note: For Linux running on x86, AMD64 or EM64T select the linux_x86 download.

Descriptions of the resolved defects are included in the readme files associated with each patch download.

Each patch contains the cumulative fixes of its predecessor. All other patches referenced in this document are obsolete. (Current)
Created to fix bug(s):
PM76801 PM76372 PM75703 PM75306 PM75238 PM75101 PM74428
PM74114 PM73586 PM73432 PM73326 PM72979 PM72918 PM72354
PM72260 PM72176 PM71714 PM71119 PM70972 PM70970 PM70878
PM70385 PM70374 PM70152 PM69503 PM69330 PM69279 PM68896
PM68658 PM68213 PM68052 PM67792 PM67399 PM67147 PM66907
PM64312 PM62982 PM59537 PM56094 PM52778 PM50079 PM48938
PM13994 (Obsoleted)
Created to fix bug(s):
PM71693 PM71680 PM71611 PM70793 PM70580 PM70472 PM70055
PM70037 PM69506 PM68891 PM68514 PM68431 PM68416 PM68415
PM68273 PM67970 PM67890 PM67670 PM67204 PM67191 PM66880
PM66879 PM66878 PM66857 PM66796 PM66764 PM66596 PM66577
PM66323 PM65981 PM65979 PM65952 PM65832 PM65573 PM65546
PM65457 PM64899 PM64431 PM64329 PM64202 PM63804 PM62894
PM62811 PM62396 PM62172 PM60858 PM60644 PM60302 PM60259
PM60069 PM59550 PM55490 PM55266 PM52732 PM52447 PM52249
PM49234 PM41812 PM34445 PM23142 PM01862 (Obsoleted)
Created to fix bug(s):
RATLC01344509 RATLC01338822 PM65080 PM65054 PM64565 PM64563
PM64443 PM64181 PM64102 PM64075 PM64072 PM64069 PM63779
PM63775 PM63615 PM63612 PM63090 PM62669 PM62520 PM62492
PM62116 PM62115 PM62113 PM61814 PM61813 PM61730 PM61095
PM61035 PM60949 PM60516 PM60200 PM60151 PM60045 PM59761
PM59649 PM57898 PM57870 PM57652 PM57541 PM56750 PM56680
PM55142 PM54068 PM53709 PM52252 PM51187 PM50735 PM45246
PM44290 PM42270 PM42012 PM37382 PM29587 PM23022 PM15552 (Obsoleted)
Created to fix bug(s):
RATLC01341539 RATLC01337421 PM58408 PM57892 PM57508 PM57276
PM56994 PM56988 PM56891 PM56362 PM56026 PM55257 PM55212
PM55178 PM55177 PM55154 PM55152 PM55006 PM54867 PM54779
PM54690 PM54519 PM54504 PM54324 PM54197 PM53623 PM53431
PM53315 PM52325 PM52309 PM51956 PM51875 PM51799 PM51764
PM51409 PM50868 PM50668 PM50175 PM48760 PM46650 PM42173
PM41099 PM40676 PM26027 PM08241 (Obsoleted)
Created to fix bug(s):
RATLC01341024 RATLC01338114 PM53060 PM52652 PM52601 PM52198
PM51608 PM51210 PM51013 PM50931 PM50459 PM50010 PM49538
PM49457 PM49260 PM48595 PM48507 PM48088 PM47994 PM47792
PM47600 PM47434 PM47364 PM46876 PM46724 PM46621 PM46585
PM46419 PM46288 PM46236 PM45755 PM45563 PM45298 PM44878
PM44767 PM44312 PM43423 PM43420 PM43171 PM42563 PM42464
PM42345 PM42134 PM42062 PM41833 PM41779 PM41223 PM41203
PM40598 PM40042 PM39659 PM39043 PM38965 PM38721 PM38183
PM38145 PM38123 PM37211 PM36831 PM36722 PM36409 PM36058
PM35802 PM35535 PM35456 PM34898 PM33853 PM33801 PM31405
PM30721 PM30615 PM29995 PM29320 PM28616 PM24637 PM23354
PM20136 PM20112 PM17289 PM16892 PM16277 PM15369 PM08374
PM08320 PM08225 PM07212 PK97793 PK91581 PK87432


Installation Manager 1.6.1 or later; Rational ClearCase Version 8.0 or or or or

Installation Instructions

Descriptions of resolved defects are included in the ux_readme and windows_readme files in the Download package table.

Refer to technote 1380386 for detailed installation instructions.

When installing this release on Windows Server 2012, you will get an error that it is an unsupported OS version. This error can be safely ignored; ClearCase will install correctly.

If you to plan to use WebSphere Application Server v8.0 with IBM Rational ClearCase, IBM Rational ClearQuest or IBM Rational RequisitePro, please read technote 1569987 before installing the products.

If you plan to use Installation Manager on Solaris, Linux, or AIX in GUI mode, please refer to technote 1330190 for more information.

You must install this update using the Updates Packages wizard in IBM Installation Manager. For information on installing updates, see the topic 'Installing Updates' in the IBM Installation Manager Information Center at;.

  • By default, the update is installed from the IBM update repository located on a remote server.

  • It is also possible to download the update and install it locally.

    1. Download the repository from the Download Package table below.

    2. Extract files to a temporary directory. In the IBM Installation Manager, click File > Preferences and add the temporary directory location to the list of repositories.

    3. Use the Update Packages wizard in the Installation Manager to complete the update.

If you are using ClearCase on Oracle Solaris 11, the appropriate GUI packages must be installed for the ClearCase GUIs to operate properly. Please see technote 1597074 for more information.

For the Rational ClearTeam Explorer and ClearTeam Explorer Extension offerings, use the and download packages below. For installation instructions, see ClearCase Information Center. (in the Download Package table below) contains files to update the Global Monitor support on Tivoli monitoring servers. See the ClearCase Information Center for more information.

If you have previously modified the ClearCase default extended naming symbol (@@) on any Windows 64-bit system, please review technote 1618052. After upgrading to this release, you will need to reconfigure the symbol's value.

Note: The readme files are also included in each patch bundle; therefore,
you need not download the readme separately when downloading the patch.

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How critical is this fix?

Impact Assessment
Impact Description
This release is a maintenance release of Rational ClearCase 8.0. It contains fixes for client-reported and internally found defects.

Download RELEASE DATE LANGUAGE SIZE(Bytes) Download Options
What is Fix Central(FC)?
ux_readme 11/30/2012 English 15735 FTP 11/30/2012 English 919090381 HTTP 11/30/2012 English 636466583 HTTP 11/30/2012 English 709445573 HTTP 11/30/2012 English 936467932 HTTP 11/30/2012 English 984885322 HTTP 11/30/2012 English 521278758 HTTP 11/30/2012 English 508124947 HTTP
windows_readme 11/30/2012 English 13842 FTP 11/30/2012 English 832818341 HTTP 11/30/2012 English 590534538 HTTP 11/30/2012 English 157249937 HTTP 10/16/2012 English 912114654 HTTP

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Document information

More support for: Rational ClearCase

Software version:

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

Reference #: 4033980

Modified date: 15 March 2013