Issue (Maintenance) Class

An Issue is either a Change or a Defect, is associated with the containing element, and is accessed through the Issues collection of an element.

Associated table in .EAP file     t_objectproblems

Issue Attributes

Attribute

Type

Notes

DateReported

Date

Read/Write

The date the issue was reported.

 

DateResolved

Date

Read/Write

The date the issue was resolved.

 

ElementID

Long

Read/Write

The ID of the element associated with this issue.

 

Name

String

Read/Write

The Issue name; that is, the Issue itself.

 

Notes

String

Read/Write

The Issue description.

 

ObjectType

ObjectType

Read only

Distinguishes objects referenced through a Dispatch interface.

 

Priority

String

Read/Write

The priority of the Issue - Low, Medium or High.

 

Reporter

String

Read/Write

The user ID of the person reporting the issue.

 

Resolver

String

Read/Write

The user ID of the person resolving the issue.

 

ResolverNotes

String

Read/Write

Notes entered by the resolver about resolution of the Issue.

 

Severity

String

Read/Write

The Issue severity - Low, Medium or High.

 

Status

String

Read/Write

The current status of the issue.

 

Type

Variant

Read/Write

The Issue type - Defect , Change, Issue or ToDo.

 

Version

String

Read/Write

The version associated with the issue. Note that this method is only available through a Dispatch interface.

 

Object ob = Issue;

Print ob.Version;

 

Issue Methods

Method

Type

Notes

GetLastError ()

String

Returns a string value describing the most recent error that occurred in relation to this object.

 

Update ()

Boolean

Updates the current Issue object after modification or appending a new item.

If false is returned, check the GetLastError function for more information.