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Rational DOORS Fix Pack 1 ( for 9.5.1

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IBM Rational DOORS has been made generally available and contains fixes to version 9.5.1 including all predecessor fix packs.

Download Description

The contents of this release are the Rational DOORS client and database server. For other components, such as Rational DOORS Web Access, use the Rational DOORS, 9.5.1 release. This release should not be used as a Rational DOORS Web Access interoperation server.

Table of Contents
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This section provides an overview on what is new in this release with a description of any new functions or enhancements when applicable.
This section provides information related to the impact of this release to allow you to assess how your environment may be affected.
This section provides important information to review prior to the installation of this release.
This section provides the direct link to obtain the download package for installation in your environment.
This section provides the installation instructions necessary to apply this release into your environment.
This section contains a link to the known problems (open defects) identified at the time of this release.
Supporting Documentation
Document Description
Click to review the detailed system requirements information for a complete list of hardware requirements, supported operating systems, prerequisites and optional supported software, with component-level details and operating system restrictions.
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There are no fixes in this release based on customer-reported problems (APARs).


No prerequisites required.

Installation Instructions

For information on installing the Rational DOORS client, database server, and Rational DOORS Web Access, review the Information center.

The download for Rational DOORS version is available on Fix Central. Click the FC link in the download table in this document to log in to Fix Central and access the Rational DOORS download.

Download package

The following sections provide detailed information related to this release.

How critical is this fix?

Impact Assessment
Impact Description
This release is a maintenance release of Rational DOORS 9.5.1. It addresses the following security vulnerabilities.
  • Denial of service due to an error in the GSKit during SSL/TLS record layer processing (
  • Open SSL CBC-mode information disclosure (

Problems solved

There are no fixes in this release based on customer-reported problems (APARs).

Known side effects

Technote Description
1641340 Rational DOORS and Rational Directory Server integration: User roles are not retained after migration in SSS mode
1638556 After upgrading to Rational DOORS 9.5.1, collaboration links that were created in previous versions might not appear
1638157 When creating an OSLC link to a Rational DOORS object in Firefox, a script error occurs
1634541 Limited function when navigating from Rational DOORS to work items in Microsoft Visual Studio Team Foundation Server
1632571 If you delete Rational DOORS data after it is published to Rational Insight for reporting, it is not removed from the Rational Insight data warehouse
1634659 Synchronization might fail in Rational DOORS for HP Quality Center Interface, installed on Windows Server 2008 for integration with HP ALM 11 or 11.5.0
1638711 A login failure occurs when creating area path in Visual Studio Team Explorer 2012
1635048 Scripting error occurs when creating a new artifact by linking Rational DOORS to another RM application by using OSLC
1635716 When opening Rational DOORS help, an error might occur: "Failed to create the Java Virtual Machine"
1592875 Multiple DWA server installation on one machine
1619406 Issue with opening external URLs in the Rational DOORS internal help in the client
1626109 Rational DOORS Web Access server must be restarted after license server restarts
1617035 Issue with displaying Layout DXL columns in Rational DOORS Web Access when using OSLC
1617040 Issue with upgrading the Rational DOORS database server if you have more than one instance of the database server on your computer
1617880 When upgrading to Rational DOORS version 9.5, use the same host name for the Rational Quality Manager integration
1616740 Issue with using TRS/LQE to track resources in Rational DOORS Web Access 9.5
1618189 Problem rendering links in hover text for OSLC integrations

Change history

No new features or functions.

Download RELEASE DATE LANGUAGE SIZE(Bytes) Download Options
What is Fix Central(FC)?
DOORS Fix Pack 1 ( for 9.5.1 21 Jun 2013 English 548113294 FC

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Document information

More support for: Rational DOORS

Software version:

Operating system(s): Linux, Solaris, Windows

Reference #: 4035207

Modified date: 27 June 2013