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IBM Rational DOORS Next Generation

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Rational DOORS Next Generation 6.0.1

Product Release / Trial | December 14, 2015
This is not the most recent version. We recommend Rational DOORS Next Generation . This is made available for archival purposes and may contain bugs and/or security vulnerabilities. If you do download this version, it is being provided AS IS, without warranties of any kind, including the implied warranties of merchantability and fitness for a particular purpose. We strongly advise you review the support pages for this version and update the product or take actions recommended therein. Security bulletins contain instructions for the security vulnerability addressed therein, and may require upgrading to a newer version. Link to security vulnerability blog: IBM PSIRT blog.

Upgrading to Rational DOORS Next Generation 6.0.1

Before you upgrade

For a list of changes to the CLM 6.0.1 installation and upgrade process, see CLM 6.0.1 Installation and Upgrade Notes.

If you plan to upgrade to this release, be aware of the following issues:

  • You can upgrade to this release from any version 5 or 6 release.
  • If the CLM applications to upgrade are co-located in the same WebSphere Application Server profile or on Apache Tomcat, you must upgrade all the applications at the same time.
  • The 6.0 documentation for setting up the Link Index Provider and Lifecycle Query Engine included an incorrect custom property value for WebSphere Applicaton Server deployments. This value should be corrected before upgrading from version 6.0 to 6.0.1. These are the correct values:

    • If you install the Lifecycle Query Engine application:

    • If you install the Link Index Provider application:

    For more information, see Work Item 366578, Work Item 366462, and Work Item 374896.
Change and Configuration Management, Quality Management, and Requirements Management applications

If you are upgrading any of the Change and Configuration Management (CCM), Quality Management (QM), and Requirements Management (RM) applications from version 5.0 and later, see Upgrading to version 6.0.1. If you are upgrading from a version 4 release, first upgrade to a version 5 release, preferably the latest 5.0.x release. For more information, see Upgrading from version 4 to the current version.

If you upgrade from version 5.0.2 to 6.0.1 an error might occur in the diagnostics for the QM application regarding the text live index. To resolve the error, restart the QM application. For more information see Work Item 142430.