Debug messages in RPE

In many occasions it is useful to output debug messages at run-time. The debug messages can range from simple “I am here” to data dumps.

 java.lang.System.out.println( "I am here");

// your code here ...

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RPE 1.1.2 Infocenter Links

Infocenter links to some of the hot topics in RPE 1.1.2


What is RRDG and how does it relate to RPE?

RRDG stands for Rational Reporting for Document Generation. This is the document generation solution used by Rational tools that want to provide document generation capabilities from their own UI. RRDG does not provide a UI, it is the consumer products that provide that.

Current consumers of RRDG are IBM Rational DOORS 9.3, IBM Focal Point 6.4 and 6.5, IBM Rational Requirements Composer 2.x

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RRC patched with RRDG

During this week we’ve made a significant breakthrough updating RRC to use RRDG in place of the aging RRDG 1.1.1. In addition to bug fixes and performance enhancements the update opens many possibility in the design of the templates executed within RRC.