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PINNED Terminal emulator support on Docker image
Docker utility should support Functional Perspective test scripts. Slack Issue https://devops---testing.slack.com/archives/CGV8AAGCD/p1645022341509149

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Improve the datapool efficiency when using with multiple scripts

Lets assume there are two scripts Script 1 and Script 2. Both of there scripts are using the common data pool. When Script 1(iterate until done) calls Script 2 on first iteration (while the first row is fetched from the data pool) and if Script 2 ...
over 4 years ago in Rational Automated Software Quality / Functional Tester 4 Planned for future release

RAM incompatibility with Edge and Chrome browsers

RAM is incompatible with MS Edge and Chrome browsers. Java applets cannot be used in them because all the major browsers have discontinued support for plug-ins. Please provide a release to ensure compatibility with major browsers.
about 7 years ago in Rational Analysis, Design & Construction / Asset Manager 2 Planned for future release

RFT support for MS Word and Excel

Need RFT support in recording MS word and Ms excel operations for Techmahindra customer.
over 7 years ago in Rational Automated Software Quality / Functional Tester 2 Planned for future release

Upper Case / Lower Case verification

As a user I want to be able to distinguish Upper Case / Lower Case verification. So that I will be able to have a script failure when the text verified is upper case instead of lower case for example.
over 7 years ago in Rational Automated Software Quality / Functional Tester 2 Planned for future release

Allow verification points of variables

It would be great to allow verification points to be logged with a pass/fail against variables when validating the contents of a variable.
over 7 years ago in Rational Automated Software Quality / Functional Tester 2 Planned for future release

Enhancement request regarding auto-generation of web service client source code by Rational Application Developer

Rational Application Developer(RAD) v9.x generates java source files for web service client with UTF-8 encode, the customer is using RAD from v8.x, which creates java source codes with the default encode in the platform (SJIS for the customer).The...
about 9 years ago in Rational Analysis, Design & Construction / Application Developer 3 Planned for future release

Cannot reconnect communication paths on deployment diagrams

RSA should allow users to reconnect communication paths from one node to another on a deployment diagram. Currently, the "Reconnect not supported" message appears if you try to do this, RSA does not support the re-orientation of communication path...
about 12 years ago in Rational Analysis, Design & Construction / Software Architect Designer 4 Planned for future release

RSA 8.04 - Use Case Format / Fill / Custom color broken

In RSA 8.04, in a use case diagram, we are able to change colors of the use case 'bubble'. However, none of the custom colors work. Please enhance the product to allow the additional colors to be displayed. This is necessary for very large diagram...
over 12 years ago in Rational Analysis, Design & Construction / Software Architect Designer 4 Planned for future release

Additional Authentication methods for Secret Store - LDAP

Hello everyone, current Secret store in UCD supports connection to Vault with RoleId bases authentication. I would like to ask if it would be possible to extend the authentication methods by LDAP (https://developer.hashicorp.com/vault/docs/auth/ld...
6 months ago in UrbanCode / Deploy 2 Planned for future release

Provide documented API to create or update Authentication and Authorization Realm

To automate the configuration of UCD server we are trying to do the configuration using Ansible playbook so that it will be consistent in all UCD servers. Currently documented CLI is not available to to create or update Authentication and Authoriz...
8 months ago in UrbanCode / Deploy 3 Planned for future release