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ClearQuest
APARs (Authorized Program Analysis Reports)Troubleshooting
2014-07-22PI21683: 8.0.0 AND 8.0.1 DOC ABOUT CQ WEB HOME PAGE IS INCORRECT
http://pic.dhe.ibm.com/infocenter/cqhelp/v8r0m0/index.jsp?topic= %2Fcom.ibm.rational.clearquest.webadmin.doc%2Ftopics%2Fc_sitecon
2014-07-17PI21978: USER DATABASE GETS LOCKED AFTER UPDATING USER DATABASE PROPERTIES AND DOES NOT UNLOCK ITSELF BACK
Starting with v. 8.0.1.2 and above, ClearQuest is locking the wrong database and not unlocking it after updating user database
2014-07-16PI21621: WITH USER PRIVILEGE "ALL USERS/GROUPS VISIBLE" UNCHECKED AND USE R REFERENCE IN DISPLAY FIELDS THE QUERY RESULT CAN BE AFFECTED
If a user does not have the "All Users/Groups Visible" privilege set, users that are not in the group that the logged-in user is
2014-07-16PI20048: VBSCRIPT HOOK MAY NOT REPORT ERROR WHEN INVALID ENTITY REFERENCED IN BUILDQUERY CQ API CALL
In IBM Rational ClearQuest (CQ) 7.1.1.x or 7.1.2.x, when invoking a VBscript CQ API call to BuildQuery (and possibly
2014-07-16PI21531: WHEN RUNNING "FIND IN HOOKS" IN THE ECLIPSE DESIGNER, AN EXCEPTI ON IS SEEN IN THE LOG AND SOMETIMES NOT ALL ITEMS ARE RETURNED.
When running "find in hooks" in the IBM Rational ClearQuest Eclipse Designer, an
2014-07-16PI21529: NON ALPHANUMERIC CHARACTERS CAUSE TRUNCATION OF ATTACHMENT DESCRIPTION
When using a non alphanumeric character in the attachment description of a ClearQuest record, each will reduce the total
2014-07-03PI20761: URI REST DATE FORMAT CHANGES FROM SHORT TO LONG WHEN PARSING RESULT SET TO XML
The customer would like to parse result set query to XML format. In order to proceed with this the "Allow REST calls for
2014-07-03PI18785: REGRESSION: OSLC RDF RESPONSE IS NOT VALID IF OSLC.PROPERTIES CONTAINS SECOND-DEGREE REFERENCE FIELD
Environment:
2014-06-30PI19771: ACCESSING CQWEB VIA REST URI'S TIMES OUT IN CQ 8.0.1.3 AND 8.0.0.10
Using the REST URI's that log in automatically after the upgrade to the latest CQWeb version results in
2014-06-30PI19860: SESSIONTYPE CONSTANTS FOR VBSCRIPT BASED CQ API SCRIPT ARE NOT RECOGNIZED
When using IBM Rational ClearQuest (CQ) API scripts based on the Microsoft Visual Basic (VB) Script (VBScript) language, CQ
2014-06-30PI20274: CLEARQUEST CLIENT LISTS TABS AS A SINGLE ROW, WHILE DESIGNER SHOWS STACKED ROWS
ClearQuest designer displays form tabs in multiple stacked rows but the client displays them in one long row or stacked
2014-06-26PI18171: CQEMAILRELAY WEB APPLICATION STARTS UP BUT FAILS TO CONTACT CM SERVER FOR EMAILPLUS POSTOFFICE PAYLOAD
When using IBM Rational ClearQuest (CQ) EmailPlus package capability "PostOffice" mode, emails get generated and
2014-06-26PI09679: TREE VIEW QUERY RESULTS SHOW ONLY FIRST ROW WHEN WEB BROWSER IS MINIMIZED
All Query Results, except the 1st row, disappear on IE when using v8.0.1.2 in certain cases.
Downloads and driversFixes
2014-06-247.1.2.14-RATL-RCQ.sun5
7.1.2.14-RATL-RCQ.sun5
2014-06-248.0.0.11-Rational-RCQ-sun5-FP11
8.0.0.11-Rational-RCQ-sun5-FP11
2014-06-248.0.0.11-Rational-RCQ-linux_x86-FP11
8.0.0.11-Rational-RCQ-linux_x86-FP11
2014-06-247.1.2.14-RATL-RCQ.linux_x86
7.1.2.14-RATL-RCQ.linux_x86
News
2014-07-16IBM Installation Manager version 1.7.1 or higher is required to Install IBM Rational ClearQuest on Microsoft Windows 8.1 or Microsoft Windows 2012R2
IBM Installation Manager version 1.7.1 is the minimal required version to Install IBM Rational ClearQuest version 8.0.1.4 on Microsoft Windows 8.1 or Microsoft Windows 2012R2
Security bulletin
2014-06-25Security Bulletin: XML External Entity (XXE) vulnerabilities in ClearQuest (CVE-2014-0950)
IBM Rational ClearQuese is vulnerable to XML external entity attacks. These attacks could cause denial of service or be used to attack other servers accessible from a client or server.
2014-06-25Security Bulletin: Vulnerabilities in ClearQuest OpenSSL Component (CVE-2013-4353, CVE-2013-6450, CVE-2013-6449 )
The OpenSSL commponent is embedded in cqperl. Customers may be affected when there are Perl hooks/scripts which use SSL connections. ClearQuest itself doesn't provide any services using OpenSSL.
2014-06-25Security Bulletin: Vulnerabilities in ClearQuest GSKit Component (CVE-2014-0076)
IBM Rational ClearQuest is vulnerable to a denial of service caused by an error in the Global Security Toolkit (GSKit) component. By initiating an SSL/TLS connection using a malformed certificate chain, a server process could hang or crash.
2014-06-24Security Bulletin: Rational ClearCase is affected by OpenSSL vulnerabilities (CVE-2014-0224, CVE-2014-3470)
Security vulnerabilities have been discovered in OpenSSL that were reported on June 5, 2014 by the OpenSSL Project.
Technotes(FAQs)Troubleshooting
2014-07-01How to write a Pearl script in CQ to send emails to the owners of the record type, if the record type is still not in "Closed" state even after 30 days of submission
How do you write a Perl script using IBM Rational ClearQuest APIs to send emails to the owners of the record type, if the record type is still not in "Closed" state even after 30 days of submission.
2014-06-26How to get the Full Name in drop-down fields in ClearQuest using perl hook
How do you write Perl code in IBM Rational ClearQuest to get the Full Name to appear in the drop-down fields such as "Owner" or "Assignee"?
Technotes(Troubleshooting)Troubleshooting
2014-07-08ClearQuest: Configure the IBM Eclipse Help System to use local-only help to aide in performance
When using IBM Rational ClearQuest (CQ) Web, through Change Management (CM) Server, administrators may wish to reconfigure the built-in IBM Eclipse Help System (IEHS) to use local-only help instead of ibm.com served help. In environments where there is limited connectivity, or slow connectivity, using local-only built-in help can potentially aide in performance.
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