– December, 2016

This release of IBM UrbanCode Build is a maintenance release and includes various bug fixes and performance enhancements. This release is recommended for all customers.
For information on documentation and support resources, software and hardware requirements and installation steps, see the Getting Started page.

Behavioral Changes

We recommend updating all agents and plugins when upgrading to this version.

Fixes in this Release

A cumulative list of fixes in this release, and any future fix packs can be found in this document.

PI68834 Remove the magnifying glass in dashboard’s stamp column for processes that have no build lives
PI65921 Users with only view permissions can still view the create and import buttons in dashboard
PI66337 Fix NullPointerException when deleting an offline agent from a dynamic agent pool
PI65644 Inactive build lives prevent deleting a process
PI65065 Unable to delete inactive processes that have inactive build configurations
PI64976 Foreign key constraint prevents deleting build lives in MySQL 5.7+
PI73009 Fix run_agent.cmd script to be able to run the agent process if it is executed from outside the agent/bin directory in Windows machines
PI67700 Use of rational common licensing API’s to collect license availability information may crash if there are too many checkouts
PI71758 Codestation project individual artifacts cannot be downloaded due to incorrect URL
Known Problems and Workarounds

To search for additional post-release issues that IBM Rational Support documented, visit the IBM Support portal.

Plan & Prepare

For fixes contained in this release, and any known issues, review the release notes.

For supported platforms and requirements, see the system requirements. Note that some supported plug-ins have system requirements that vary from the core product. Information on system requirements for individual plug-ins is available on the download page for that plug-in.

To get started quickly to try the software, IBM UrbanCode Build is shipped with an Apache Derby database. Apache Derby is not supported for production environments. As you plan your production topology, review the installation guide

IBM UrbanCode Build supports integrations with many different tools in the form of job steps. Each IBM UrbanCode Build plug-in is a separate download and installation available on our plug-in page.

Install the server

This release is available for download from Fix Central, requiring authentication. This download is available here.
Information for installing the server, see the Installing section in the product documentation.

For information on installing and managing licenses, see License Management


To learn more about new enhancements in this release, see What’s New

To learn more about IBM UrbanCode Build, see the documentation

For help installing or using IBM UrbanCode Build, post your questions in the forums or contact support

To suggest an enhancement to the product, visit the RFE Community

Get support

For information from support, including FAQs, visit the IBM Support portal. You can configure the support portal to view information about specific products.