The Methods & Tools Special Interest Group met from 5 pm till 6:15 pm Central European Time.


Analysis of installation issue with COBIA Runtime merge modules


U.S. Environmental Protection Agency (represented by Bill BARRETT), AmsterCHEM (represented by Jasper van BATEN), Bryan Research & Engineering (represented by Michael HLAVINKA),  Michel PONS (contractor to CO-LaN as Chief Technology Officer).


Methods&Tools Special Interest Group analyzed an issue encountered by KBC, and reported to AmsterCHEM, in their use of COBIA Runtime latest distribution (COBIA The context used for installing the distributed component appears inconsistent between the information stored in the Windows registry and the location of the distributed files. More investigations are needed to develop a solution that covers all cases. A ticket has been opened within COBIA bug tracking system.




Picture of Bill BARRETT (US EPA representative) in December 2018Contact Bill BARRETT (representative of US Environmental Protection Agency, leader of the Methods & Tools Special Interest Group) should you wish to join the Methods & Tools Special Interest Group. Its charter is: “Improve integration, and expand utilization of Computer-Aided Process Engineering (CAPE) applications within the enterprise through identification and resolution of existing cross-cutting issues with the CAPE-OPEN platform, develop mechanisms for use of CAPE within other application domains, and incorporate advances in information technology into the CAPE-OPEN platform.”