Cannot see back links in ELM Application

Symptoms

After creating a Collaboration Link in Jira, and navigating to the target IBM Engineering Lifecycle Management artifact, there is no back link visible to Jira.

Conditions

Collaboration Link is created to a IBM Engineering Lifecycle Management application with Configuration Management enabled and a Global Configuration is being used.

Solution

Cause

Back links are not stored along with the IBM Engineering Lifecycle Management artifact when a GC is involved, they are managed by IBM Link Index Provider (LDX) and it may take a bit of time for it to be updated.

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