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Supply admin property for work area changes to default to 'Modify this project only'.

Supply a database property that allows an admin to set the default of the Work Area properties for applying changes to be 'Modify only this project' instead of 'Modify this project and all subprojects'.For our company, when dealing with grouping p...
almost 8 years ago in Rational Other / Synergy 2 Future consideration

CMSynergy client should display info about cache server status

- in Help menu, or anywhere else, add an option telling you if a cache server is defined, what is it's host name, connectivity details and status. - in Help menu , in the 'About IBM Rational Synergy' option, add also info about the cache server pa...
almost 8 years ago in Rational Other / Synergy 2 Future consideration

Build Forge Agent On Windows requires superuser rights for CPU_LOAD scanning

CPU_LOAD cannot be scanned if UAC is enabled.The WMI interface should be used to gather CPU_LOAD info instead of the shared memory segment (which requires the agent to be in administrator mode)
almost 8 years ago in Rational Other / Build Forge / Change 4 Not under consideration

Need documentation about the ccm_cache command options -port, -http, -https, -debug

The ccm_cache command in Synergy 7.2.1 has several options:-start, -stop, -status, -port, -http, -https, -debug Some options are obvious, like the -start, -stop, -statusBut it would be good to have a description of the other options:-port, -http, ...
almost 8 years ago in Rational Other / Synergy 2 Future consideration

Remediate the limitation on Snapshot Set buttons in the UI

In a Build Forge deployment of over 1000 projects, the snapshot set icon does not appear reliably on each project that contains snapshots. This is due to an array variable used with the size of 1000 to collect the list of projects to be parse and ...
about 8 years ago in Rational Other / Build Forge / Change 3 Not under consideration

Change needs to be supported on RH 7.0

My company is upgrading to Red Hat 7.0. We need Change support on this OS and well as Synergy.
over 8 years ago in Rational Other / Change 4 Future consideration

TRS event log doesn't have FP attribute change info.

1. The current TRS change log event doesn't show what attributes of an element have been changed. In order to identify them among a large amount of elements in FocalPoint (FP), a complex filtering scheme need be implemented. This also results in l...
over 8 years ago in Rational Other / Change 1 Future consideration

Use of correct Regular Expression Syntax - custom migration patterns

In Synergy a new "fix" was applied to properly parse the custom migrate rules for work area synchronization (a.k.a. "My additional patterns"). Using this version of Synergy, one is told that the use of regular expression syntax is supporte...
over 8 years ago in Rational Other / Synergy 2 Future consideration

ccm_install -C "for a Synergy client on Unix"

We wish for the Unix client installation, an additional switch when ccm_install This not installed and retrieved everything is like:Informix, Help Server, / etc / services ...
over 8 years ago in Rational Other / Synergy 4 Future consideration

Build forge PHP support for 5.5.x and above - Qualys Guard scan fails on PHP 5.3.x

PHP 5.3.x buldled with Build forge 7.1.3 has security vulnerabilities as per Qualys Guard security scans. We are unable to resolve the vulnerabilities by upgrading PHP libraries to 5.5.x as per the recommendation as they are not compatible with bu...
over 8 years ago in Rational Other / Build Forge 3 Not under consideration